William Adams

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1916 - 1928

Roles Represented in DAHR: oboe, English horn, chimes

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= Recordings were issued from this master. No recordings issued from other masters.

Recordings

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Victor BVE-1277 10-in. 10/12/1926 William Tell overture Arthur Pryor's Band Band instrumentalist, English horn  
Victor B-18198 10-in. 8/11/1916 Este a lövészárokban Gyula Szalay Male vocal solo, with English horn and band instrumentalist, English horn  
Victor B-18823 10-in. 12/7/1916 De mon amie Enrico Caruso Tenor vocal solo, with harp and oboe instrumentalist, oboe  
Victor C-21206 12-in. 11/26/1917 Woodwinds Victor Orchestra Instructional instrumentalist, oboe, English horn  
Victor B-22227 10-in. 9/9/1918 Oh! How I wish I could sleep until my daddy comes home Henry Burr Male vocal solo, with oboe, cello, and orchestra instrumentalist, English horn, oboe  
Victor B-22849 10-in. 5/13/1919 My Swanee home Lillian Rosedale Goodman ; Vivian Holt Female vocal duet, with English horn and orchestra instrumentalist, English horn  
Victor B-23067 10-in. 7/14/1919 Breeze (Blow my baby back to me) American Quartet Male vocal quartet, with oboe, bassoon, and orchestra instrumentalist, English horn, oboe  
Victor B-23077 10-in. 7/17/1919 Dear heart John Steel Male vocal solo, with violin, cello, and orchestra instrumentalist, English horn  
Victor B-23087 10-in. 7/23/1919 Oh! What a pal was Mary Henry Burr Male vocal solo, with violin and oboe duet and orchestra instrumentalist, oboe  
Victor B-23429 10-in. 10/22/1919 If with all your hearts (Elijah) Victor Orchestra Orchestra, with English horn solo and viola solo instrumentalist, English horn, oboe  
Victor B-23772 10-in. 3/15/1920 Adeste fideles Victor Orchestra Orchestra, with bells, oboe, and violin solos instrumentalist, oboe  
Victor B-24319 10-in. 7/13/1920 The girls of my dreams John Steel Male vocal solo, with oboe, 2 xylophones, and orchestra instrumentalist, oboe  
Victor B-24389 10-in. 8/18/1920 The Holy City Henry Burr Male vocal solo, with chimes and orchestra instrumentalist, chimes  
Victor B-24633 10-in. 10/19/1920 Dolly (I love you) Peerless Quartet Male vocal quartet, with oboe, bassoon, and orchestra instrumentalist, oboe  
Victor B-24640 10-in. 10/20/1920 Rock-a-bye lullaby mammy Peerless Quartet Male vocal quartet, with oboe solo and orchestra instrumentalist, oboe  
Victor B-24754 10-in. 12/27/1920 Louisiana Sterling Trio Male vocal trio, with violin and oboe duet and orchestra instrumentalist, oboe  
Victor B-24923 10-in. 2/2/1921 Angels (We call them mothers down here) Henry Burr Male vocal solo, with violin, harp, piano, oboe, and orchestra instrumentalist, oboe  
Victor B-24953 10-in. 2/18/1921 Love in lilac time Lambert Murphy Male vocal solo, with oboe, bells, violin, piano, and orchestra instrumentalist, oboe  
Victor B-25107 10-in. 3/18/1921 Heavenly Aïda Victor Orchestra Orchestra instrumentalist, oboe  
Victor BVE-25107 10-in. 7/8/1927 Celeste Aïda (Aïda) Victor Orchestra Orchestra instrumentalist, oboe  
Victor B-25314 10-in. 5/23/1921 Honey rose Sterling Trio Male vocal trio, with oboe, bassoon, and orchestra instrumentalist, oboe  
Victor B-25503 10-in. 8/8/1921 Once in a blue moon Peerless Quartet Male vocal quartet, with orchestra instrumentalist, oboe  
Victor B-25504 10-in. 8/8/1921 Down in Happy Valley Sterling Trio Male vocal trio, with orchestra instrumentalist, oboe  
Victor B-25529 10-in. 8/23/1921 Menuett Victor Orchestra Orchestra, with instrumental solos instrumentalist, oboe  
Victor B-25593 10-in. 10/10/1921 I want you morning, noon and night Charles Harrison Male vocal solo, with oboe, bassoon, trombone, and orchestra instrumentalist, oboe  
Victor B-26439 10-in. 4/28/1922 Rock me in my Swanee cradle Peerless Quartet Male vocal quartet, with English horn and orchestra instrumentalist, English horn  
Victor B-26440 10-in. 4/28/1922 My Swanee home Peerless Quartet Male vocal quartet, with bassoon, English horn, and orchestra instrumentalist, English horn  
Victor B-26441 10-in. 4/28/1922 In rosetime (When we said goodbye) Sterling Trio Male vocal trio, with violin, bassoon, oboe, and orchestra instrumentalist, oboe  
Victor B-26448 10-in. 5/2/1922 Angel child Henry Burr ; Albert Campbell Male vocal duet, with orchestra instrumentalist, oboe  
Victor B-26452 10-in. 5/4/1922 Little coon's prayer Olive Kline Female vocal solo, with English horn, harp, and orchestra instrumentalist, English horn  
Victor B-26486 10-in. 5/24/1922 I wish that there was a wireless to heaven (Then Mama would not seem so far away) Henry Burr Male vocal solo, with celeste, oboe, flute, and orchestra instrumentalist, oboe  
Victor C-26534 12-in. 6/16/1922 Sakuntala : Overture Rosario Bourdon ; Victor Symphony Orchestra Orchestra instrumentalist, English horn  
Victor C-26548 12-in. 6/19/1922 Sakuntala : Overture Rosario Bourdon ; Victor Symphony Orchestra Orchestra instrumentalist, English horn  
Victor B-26819 10-in. 8/8/1922 For the sake of auld lang syne William Robyn Male vocal solo, with orchestra instrumentalist, oboe  
Victor B-26847 10-in. 8/28/1922 For the sake of auld lang syne Lewis James Male vocal solo, with oboe, cello, violin, piano, and orchestra instrumentalist, oboe  
Victor B-27021 10-in. 10/11/1922 November rose John Steel Male vocal solo, with oboe and orchestra instrumentalist, oboe  
Victor B-27070 10-in. 11/6/1922 Honey chile Elsie Baker Female vocal solo, with English horn, violin, and orchestra instrumentalist, English horn  
Victor B-27086 10-in. 3/7/1923 Hils fra os derhjemme Poul Björnskjold Male vocal solo, with orchestra instrumentalist, oboe  
Victor B-27389 10-in. 1/22/1923 Oh, what a mother I had Lewis James Male vocal solo, with violin, oboe, and orchestra instrumentalist, oboe  
Victor B-27754 10-in. 4/12/1923 Voi dormite, signora! Giuseppe De Luca Baritone vocal solo, with English horn and orchestra instrumentalist, English horn  
Victor B-28444 10-in. 8/23/1923 Andy Gump Billy Murray Male vocal solo, with oboe, bassoon, and orchestra instrumentalist, oboe  
Victor B-28487 10-in. 9/18/1923 Why don't my dreams come true? Henry Burr Male vocal solo, with oboe, cello, and orchestra instrumentalist, oboe  
Victor BVE-28620 10-in. 5/27/1927 Valser di Musetta Lucrezia Bori Soprano vocal solo, with orchestra instrumentalist, oboe  
Victor B-28844 10-in. 11/6/1923 You didn't want me when I wanted you Lewis James Male vocal solo, with orchestra instrumentalist, oboe  
Victor C-29061 12-in. 12/5/1923 O patria mia Rosa Ponselle Soprano vocal solo, with oboe and orchestra instrumentalist, oboe  
Victor B-29405 10-in. 1/22/1924 Mr. Radio Man (Tell my mammy to come back home) Lewis James Male vocal solo, with orchestra instrumentalist, English horn  
Victor B-29408 10-in. 1/22/1924 Days of yesterday Elliott Shaw Male vocal solo, with orchestra instrumentalist, oboe  
Victor B-30982 10-in. 10/8/1924 Red, red rose Richard Crooks Tenor vocal solo, with orchestra instrumentalist, oboe  
Victor BVE-32524 10-in. 4/18/1925 Chanson du berger Armand Crabbé Baritone vocal solo, with instrumental quartet instrumentalist, oboe  
Victor BVE-35165 10-in. 6/1/1926 Instrumental combinations, no. 3 Victor Orchestra Instrumental ensemble instrumentalist, oboe, English horn  
Victor BVE-35166 10-in. 6/1/1926 Instrumental combinations, no. 4 Victor Orchestra Instrumental ensemble instrumentalist, English horn  
Victor BVE-35868 10-in. 9/14/1926 Woodwinds Victor Orchestra Instrumental ensemble instrumentalist, English horn, oboe  
Victor BVE-35963 10-in. 8/13/1926 Instrumental combinations, no. 5 Victor Orchestra Instrumental ensemble instrumentalist, oboe  
Victor BVE-35964 10-in. 8/13/1926 Instrumental combinations, no. 6 Victor Orchestra Instrumental ensemble instrumentalist, oboe  
Victor BVE-37816 10-in. 2/14/1927 Woodwind Victor Orchestra Instructional instrumentalist, oboe, English horn  
Victor CVE-38944 12-in. 6/10/1927 By the shores of Gitchee Gumee Edna Brown Female vocal solo, with orchestra instrumentalist, oboe  
Victor CVE-38945 12-in. 6/10/1927 Wah-wah-taysee Edna Brown Female vocal solo, with orchestra instrumentalist, oboe  
Victor BVE-40033 10-in. 9/26/1927 The golden rule Alice Green Female vocal solo, with instrumental ensemble instrumentalist, oboe  
Victor BVE-40034 10-in. 9/26/1927 The shadows Alice Green Female vocal solo, with oboe, English horn, and piano instrumentalist, oboe, English horn  
Victor BVE-41051 10-in. 11/21/1927 Among my souvenirs Reinald Werrenrath Baritone vocal solo, with orchestra instrumentalist, oboe  
Victor BVE-41773 10-in. 3/8/1928 Omens Victor Orchestra Orchestra instrumentalist, oboe  
Victor BVE-41774 10-in. 3/8/1928 Rebellion Victor Orchestra Orchestra instrumentalist, oboe  
Victor BVE-41775 10-in. 3/8/1928 Implorations Victor Orchestra Orchestra instrumentalist, oboe  
Victor BVE-41776 10-in. 3/8/1928 Spooky adventure Victor Orchestra Orchestra instrumentalist, oboe  
Victor BVE-41777 10-in. 3/8/1928 Bim-bims Victor Orchestra Orchestra instrumentalist, oboe  
Victor BVE-41778 10-in. 3/8/1928 Joyful hurry, no. 1 Victor Orchestra Orchestra instrumentalist, oboe  

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Adams, William," accessed June 22, 2024, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/200051.

Adams, William. (2024). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved June 22, 2024, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/200051.

"Adams, William." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2024. Web. 22 June 2024.

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