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Will E. Dulmage

William "Will" E. Dulmage (August 17, 1883 - February 11, 1953) was a lyricist, composer, and music publisher in the first half of the twentieth century. In 1934, he composed "Tigers on Parade," which was dedicated to the Detroit Tigers and Mickey Cochrane. Dulmage wrote popular songs, including some World War I publications, and composed soundtracks for television shows and films.

Birth and Death Data: Born August 17th, 1883 (Holly), Died February 11th, 1953 (Dearborn)

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1915 - 1935

Roles Represented in DAHR: composer, songwriter

Recordings

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Victor B-16850 10-in. 12/1/1915 Poppy time in old Japan James F. Harrison ; James Reed Male vocal duet, with orchestra composer  
Victor B-19313 10-in. 2/27/1917 Poppy time in old Japan Victor Military Band Band composer  
Victor B-27095 10-in. 12/1/1922 Faded love letters Henry Burr Male vocal solo, with harp and orchestra composer  
Victor B-29238 10-in. 1/2/1924 Holding hands Pennsylvanians ; Fred Waring Jazz/dance band composer  
Victor B-30830 10-in. 9/18/1924 Have a little fun Pennsylvanians ; Fred Waring Jazz/dance band composer  
Victor BVE-37132 10-in. 12/14/1926 Tenderly think of me Roger Wolfe Kahn Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo composer  
Victor BRC-69602 10-in. 5/13/1931 When it's night-time in Nevada Frankie Marvin Male vocal solo, with instrumental ensemble and whistling composer  
Victor BS-96475 10-in. 12/12/1935 Faded love letters of mine The Girls of the Golden West Female vocal duet, with guitar composer  
Columbia 46967 10-in. 8/16/1916 Poppy time in old Japan Henry Burr ; Albert Campbell Male vocal duet, with orchestra composer  
Columbia 77998 10-in. 8/15/1918 In the shadow of the desert palm Sterling Trio Male vocal trio, with orchestra composer  
Columbia 81451 10-in. 1/3/1924 Faded love letters Columbia Dance Orchestra Jazz/dance band composer  
Columbia W145521 10-in. 1/12/1928 Dreaming the hours away Clarence Williams’ Jazz Kings Jazz/dance band songwriter  
Columbia W151545 10-in. 5/6/1931 When it's night-time in Nevada Frank Luther ; Carson Robison Male vocal duet and whistling, with fiddle (violin), guitar, and accordion composer  
OKeh S-7286 10-in. Feb. 1920 Karzan Rega Dance Orchestra ; Duane Sawyer Saxophone solo, with jazz/dance band composer  
OKeh 8467 10-in. Oct. 1923 Holding hands Finzel's Arcadia Orchestra of Detroit Jazz/dance band composer  
OKeh S-71286 10-in. Feb. 1923 Faded love letters (Of mine) Samuel Ash Male vocal solo, with orchestra composer  
OKeh W400827 10-in. 6/26/1928 Dreaming the hours away Andy Pendleton Male vocal solo, with piano songwriter  
Brunswick 9887-9890 10-in. 2/10/1923 Faded love letters Billy Jones Male vocal solo, with orchestra composer  
Brunswick C7816 10-in. 5/13/1931 When it’s night-time in Nevada Lester McFarland and Robert A. Gardner Male vocal duet, with guitar and mandolin composer  
Edison 6319 10-in. between 8/4/1918 and 8/12/1918 In the shadow of the desert palm Betty Barrett ; Harvey Hindermyer Female-male vocal duet, with orchestra composer  
Edison 7230 10-in. 3/19/1920 Karzan Green Brothers' Novelty Orchestra Jazz/dance band composer  
Edison 8673 10-in. 11/28/1922 Faded love letters (Of mine) Homestead Trio ; J. Harold Murray Male vocal solo, with female vocal trio and orchestra composer  
Edison 9838 10-in. 11/8/1924 Have a little fun Arthur Hall ; Merry Sparklers Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo composer  
Edison 11659 10-in. 4/20/1927 Tenderly think of me Duke Yellman Piano solo composer  

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Dulmage, Will E.," accessed July 30, 2021, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/113881.

Dulmage, Will E.. (2021). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved July 30, 2021, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/113881.

"Dulmage, Will E.." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2021. Web. 30 July 2021.

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