Frank Christian Westphal (June 15, 1889 – November 23, 1948) was an American pianist, dance band leader and composer who recorded in the 1920s, following the end of his marriage to singer Sophie Tucker.
Birth and Death Data: Born June 15th, 1889 (Chicago), Died 1948 (Hines)
Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1920 - 1939
Roles Represented in DAHR: leader, composer, songwriter, piano
Recordings (Results 76-90 of 90 records)
|Company||Matrix No.||Size||First Recording Date||Title||Primary Performer||Description||Role||Audio|
|Columbia||W145987||10-in.||4/9/1928||Sweetheart, I'm sorry (That I made you cry)||Irving Kaufman||Male vocal solo, with jazz/dance ensemble||composer|
|Columbia||W146469||10-in.||6/21/1928||Sweetheart, I'm sorry||Cole McElroy's Spanish Ball Room Band||Jazz/dance band||composer|
|Columbia||W148188||10-in.||4/8/1929||Perfume of roses||Andy Sannella All Star Trio||Instrumental trio, with male vocal solo||songwriter|
|Columbia||W148445||10-in.||4/16/1929||Perfume of roses||Julie Wintz and his Jersey Collegians ; Tommy Weir||Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo||songwriter|
|Columbia||W148787||10-in.||7/5/1929||When you come to the end of the day||The Cavaliers||Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo||composer|
|OKeh||S-70778||10-in.||Aug. 1922||Those longing for you blues||Jazz Hounds ; Mamie Smith||Jazz/dance band||composer|
|OKeh||S-72738||10-in.||Aug. 1924||Sing a little song||Vernon Dalhart||Male vocal solo, with orchestra||songwriter|
|Brunswick||4872||10-in.||approximately Dec. 1920||Rose||Isham Jones Orchestra||Jazz/dance band||composer|
|Brunswick||7348||10-in.||approximately Feb. 1922||Those longing for you blues||Isham Jones Orchestra||Jazz/dance band||composer|
|Brunswick||5247-5248||10-in.||approximately Mar. 1921||Toddle||Carl Fenton’s Orchestra||Jazz/dance band||composer|
|Brunswick||E29959||10-in.||May 1929||When you come to the end of the day||Castlewood Marimba Band [Marimba Orchestra]||Marimba band, with vocal; with humming (take G)||composer|
|Edison||7800||10-in.||2/15/1921||Toddle||Harry Raderman's Jazz Orchestra||Jazz/dance band||composer|
|Edison||8527||10-in.||7/10/1922||Those longing for you blues||Atlantic Dance Orchestra||Jazz/dance band||composer|
|Edison||9666||10-in.||8/7/1924||Sing a little song||Golden Gate Dance Orchestra||Jazz/dance band||songwriter|
|Edison||9816||10-in.||10/29/1924||Broken dreams||Rae Eleanor Ball ; John F. Burckhardt||Violin solo, with piano||songwriter|
Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Westphal, Frank," accessed January 23, 2021, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/114381.
Westphal, Frank. (2021). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved January 23, 2021, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/114381.
"Westphal, Frank." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2021. Web. 23 January 2021.
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