Willie Schwartz

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1944 - 1960

Roles Represented in DAHR: alto saxophone, clarinet, saxophone

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Recordings

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Decca 71793 10-in. 2/16/1944 San Fernando Valley Johnny Long Orchestra instrumentalist, clarinet  
Decca 72483 10-in. 11/6/1944 And her tears flowed like wine Ella Fitzgerald ; Johnny Long Orchestra ; The Song Spinners instrumentalist, clarinet  
Decca 72484 10-in. 11/6/1944 I'm confessin' (that I love you) Ella Fitzgerald ; Johnny Long Orchestra ; The Song Spinners instrumentalist, clarinet  
Decca 72611 10-in. 12/10/1944 Angelina (The waitress at the pizzeria) Johnny Long Orchestra instrumentalist, clarinet  
Decca 72612 10-in. 12/10/1944 Gonna build a big fence around Texas Johnny Long Orchestra instrumentalist, clarinet  
Decca 72737 10-in. 2/20/1945 Candy Johnny Long Orchestra instrumentalist, clarinet  
Decca 72738 10-in. 2/20/1945 My dreams are getting better all the time Johnny Long Orchestra instrumentalist, clarinet  
Decca 85530 12/1/1953 Moonlight serenade Universal International Orchestra instrumentalist, alto saxophone, clarinet  
Decca 85531 12/1/1953 Tuxedo junction Universal International Orchestra instrumentalist, alto saxophone, clarinet  
Decca 85532 12/1/1953 Little brown jug Universal International Orchestra instrumentalist, alto saxophone, clarinet  
Decca 85533 12/1/1953 St. Louis blues march Universal International Orchestra instrumentalist, alto saxophone, clarinet  
Decca 85534 12/1/1953 In the mood Universal International Orchestra instrumentalist, alto saxophone, clarinet  
Decca 85535 12/1/1953 Chattanooga choo choo Universal International Orchestra instrumentalist, alto saxophone, clarinet  
Decca 85536 12/1/1953 Pennsylvania 6-5000 Universal International Orchestra instrumentalist, alto saxophone, clarinet  
Decca 85537 12/1/1953 American patrol Universal International Orchestra instrumentalist, alto saxophone, clarinet  
Decca 85566 12/1/1953 A string of pearls Universal International Orchestra instrumentalist, alto saxophone, clarinet  
Decca L 5234 12/2/1949 Sitting by the window Jerry Gray Orchestra instrumentalist, alto saxophone, clarinet  
Decca L 5235 12/2/1949 Just for old times Jerry Gray Orchestra instrumentalist, alto saxophone, clarinet  
Decca L 5236 12/2/1949 By the waters of Minnetonka Jerry Gray Orchestra instrumentalist, alto saxophone, clarinet  
Decca L 5237 12/2/1949 Crew cut Jerry Gray Orchestra instrumentalist, alto saxophone, clarinet  
Decca L 5349 1/24/1950 Bamboo Jerry Gray Orchestra instrumentalist, alto saxophone, clarinet  
Decca L 5350 1/24/1950 One! Two! Three! Jerry Gray Orchestra instrumentalist, alto saxophone, clarinet  
Decca L 5351 1/24/1950 Stormy weather march Jerry Gray Orchestra instrumentalist, alto saxophone, clarinet  
Decca L 5352 1/24/1950 Carioca Jerry Gray Orchestra instrumentalist, alto saxophone, clarinet  
Decca L 5397 2/20/1950 Smoke gets in your eyes Jerry Gray Orchestra instrumentalist, alto saxophone, clarinet  
Decca L 5398 2/20/1950 Night and day Jerry Gray Orchestra instrumentalist, alto saxophone, clarinet  
Decca L 5399 2/20/1950 All the things you are Jerry Gray Orchestra instrumentalist, alto saxophone, clarinet  
Decca L 5400 2/20/1950 Stardust Jerry Gray Orchestra instrumentalist, alto saxophone, clarinet  
Decca L 5419 3/9/1950 Blue skies Jerry Gray Orchestra instrumentalist, alto saxophone, clarinet  
Decca L 5420 3/9/1950 Dancing in the dark Jerry Gray Orchestra instrumentalist, alto saxophone, clarinet  
Decca L 5423 3/10/1950 This can't be love Jerry Gray Orchestra instrumentalist, alto saxophone, clarinet  
Decca L 5424 3/10/1950 What is this thing called love? Jerry Gray Orchestra instrumentalist, alto saxophone, clarinet  
Decca L 5425 3/10/1950 Desert serenade Jerry Gray Orchestra instrumentalist, alto saxophone, clarinet  
Decca L 5499 4/5/1950 Home cookin' Jerry Gray Orchestra instrumentalist, alto saxophone, clarinet  
Decca L 5500 4/5/1950 Crazy she calls me Jerry Gray Orchestra instrumentalist, alto saxophone, clarinet  
Decca L 5501 4/5/1950 In the mood Jerry Gray Orchestra instrumentalist, alto saxophone, clarinet  
Decca L 5575 4/25/1950 Cry, cry, cry Mildred Bailey instrumentalist, saxophone  
Decca L 5576 4/25/1950 Blue prelude Mildred Bailey instrumentalist, saxophone  
Decca L 5606 5/18/1950 Sound off (Duckworth chant) Jerry Gray Orchestra instrumentalist, alto saxophone, clarinet  
Decca L 5607 5/18/1950 A string of pearls Jerry Gray Orchestra instrumentalist, alto saxophone, clarinet  
Decca L 5608 5/18/1950 The lonesomest whistle Jerry Gray Orchestra instrumentalist, alto saxophone, clarinet  
Decca L 5707 6/27/1950 You wonderful you Jerry Gray Orchestra instrumentalist, alto saxophone, clarinet  
Decca L 5708 6/27/1950 Dig-dig-dig dig for your dinner Jerry Gray Orchestra instrumentalist, alto saxophone, clarinet  
Decca L 5709 6/27/1950 Re-stringing the pearls (A ball of twine) Jerry Gray Orchestra instrumentalist, alto saxophone, clarinet  
Decca L 5775 7/31/1950 Honestly, I love you Jerry Gray Orchestra instrumentalist, alto saxophone, clarinet  
Decca L 5776 7/31/1950 I don't care if the sun don't shine Jerry Gray Orchestra instrumentalist, alto saxophone, clarinet  
Decca L 5777 7/31/1950 Vagabond shoes Jerry Gray Orchestra instrumentalist, alto saxophone, clarinet  
Decca L 5778 7/31/1950 No other love-1 Jerry Gray Orchestra instrumentalist, alto saxophone, clarinet  
Decca L 5783 8/15/1950 Farewell blues Jerry Gray Orchestra instrumentalist, alto saxophone, clarinet  
Decca L 5794 8/23/1950 And you'll be home Jerry Gray Orchestra instrumentalist, alto saxophone, clarinet  
Decca L 5795 8/25/1950 Where do I go from you? Jerry Gray Orchestra instrumentalist, alto saxophone, clarinet  
Decca L 5796 8/25/1950 Accidents will happen Jerry Gray Orchestra instrumentalist, alto saxophone, clarinet  
Decca L 5799 8/25/1950 The spirit is willing Jerry Gray Orchestra instrumentalist, alto saxophone, clarinet  
Decca L 5800 8/25/1950 Off limits (Passage interdit) Jerry Gray Orchestra instrumentalist, alto saxophone, clarinet  
Decca L 5801 8/25/1950 Minuet in G Jerry Gray Orchestra instrumentalist, alto saxophone, clarinet  
Decca L 5822 9/6/1950 Ellington echoes: Part 1: Sophisticated lady ; I let a song go out of my heart Eddie Miller instrumentalist, alto saxophone  
Decca L 5823 9/6/1950 Ellington echoes: Part 2: In a sentimental mood/Solitude Eddie Miller instrumentalist, alto saxophone  
Decca L 5939 12/6/1950 Music by the angels Jerry Gray Orchestra instrumentalist, alto saxophone, clarinet  
Decca L 5940 12/6/1950 Would I love you Jerry Gray Orchestra instrumentalist, alto saxophone, clarinet  
Decca L 5941 12/6/1950 Dear! Dear! Dear! Jerry Gray Orchestra instrumentalist, alto saxophone, clarinet  
Decca L 5942 12/6/1950 Say it with your kisses Jerry Gray Orchestra instrumentalist, alto saxophone, clarinet  
Decca L 5957 12/15/1950 Circus Jerry Gray Orchestra instrumentalist, alto saxophone, clarinet  
Decca L 5958 12/15/1950 Holiday for strings Jerry Gray Orchestra instrumentalist, alto saxophone, clarinet  
Decca L 5959 12/15/1950 Begin the beguine Jerry Gray Orchestra instrumentalist, alto saxophone, clarinet  
Decca L 6036 2/2/1951 Valse triste Jerry Gray Orchestra instrumentalist, alto saxophone, clarinet  
Decca L 6037 2/2/1951 Yeah! Yeah! Yeah! Jerry Gray Orchestra instrumentalist, alto saxophone, clarinet  
Decca L 6038 2/2/1951 Johnson rag Jerry Gray Orchestra instrumentalist, alto saxophone, clarinet  
Decca L 6039 2/2/1951 Gospel train Jerry Gray Orchestra instrumentalist, alto saxophone, clarinet  
Decca L 6167 3/19/1951 9:20 special Bob Crosby Orchestra instrumentalist, alto saxophone  
Decca L 6168 3/19/1951 'Cause of you Bob Crosby Orchestra instrumentalist, alto saxophone  
Decca L 6169 3/19/1951 [Unknown title(s)] Bob Crosby Orchestra instrumentalist, alto saxophone  
Decca L 6170 3/19/1951 The Memphis blues Bob Crosby Orchestra instrumentalist, alto saxophone  
Decca L 6189 4/2/1951 St. Louis blues Bob Crosby Orchestra instrumentalist, alto saxophone  
Decca L 6190 4/2/1951 Beale Street blues Bob Crosby Orchestra instrumentalist, alto saxophone  
Decca L 6191 4/2/1951 Loveless love Bob Crosby Orchestra instrumentalist, alto saxophone  
Decca L 6237 4/16/1951 Joe Turner's blues Bob Crosby Orchestra instrumentalist, alto saxophone  
Decca L 6238 4/16/1951 Way down South where the blues began Bob Crosby Orchestra instrumentalist, alto saxophone  
Decca L 6239 4/16/1951 Yellow dog blues Bob Crosby Orchestra instrumentalist, alto saxophone  
Decca L 6240 4/16/1951 Aunt Hagar's blues Bob Crosby Orchestra instrumentalist, alto saxophone  
Decca L 6466 10/5/1951 I never was loved by anyone Jerry Gray Orchestra instrumentalist, alto saxophone, clarinet  
Decca L 6467 10/5/1951 Turn back the hands of time Jerry Gray Orchestra instrumentalist, alto saxophone, clarinet  
Decca L 6468 10/5/1951 Miracles seem to happen Jerry Gray Orchestra instrumentalist, alto saxophone, clarinet  
Decca L 6469 10/5/1951 Bess, you is my woman now Jerry Gray Orchestra instrumentalist, alto saxophone, clarinet  
Decca L 6695 3/28/1952 Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania Jerry Gray Orchestra instrumentalist, alto saxophone, clarinet  
Decca L 6696 3/28/1952 Somewhere along the way Jerry Gray Orchestra instrumentalist, alto saxophone, clarinet  
Decca L 6697 3/28/1952 Darktown Strutters' Ball Jerry Gray Orchestra instrumentalist, alto saxophone, clarinet  
Decca L 6698 3/28/1952 At last Jerry Gray Orchestra instrumentalist, alto saxophone, clarinet  
Decca L 7344 9/1/1953 Chattanooga choo choo Tex Beneek Orchestra instrumentalist, clarinet, alto saxophone  
Decca L 7345 9/1/1953 Danny's hideaway Tex Beneek Orchestra instrumentalist, clarinet, alto saxophone  
Decca L 7346 9/1/1953 Mr. Peepers Tex Beneek Orchestra instrumentalist, clarinet, alto saxophone  
Decca L 7347 9/1/1953 Cimarron Tex Beneek Orchestra instrumentalist, clarinet, alto saxophone  
Decca L 7665 5/7/1954 I know why Modernaires instrumentalist, clarinet, alto saxophone  
Decca L 7666 5/7/1954 That's you, that's me, that's love Modernaires instrumentalist, clarinet, alto saxophone  
Decca L 7667 5/7/1954 Mine! Mine! Mine! Modernaires instrumentalist, alto saxophone, clarinet  
Decca L 11417 3/11/1959 St. Louis blues Pete Fountain instrumentalist, alto saxophone  
Decca L 11418 3/11/1959 Blue Fountain Pete Fountain instrumentalist, alto saxophone  
Decca L 11419 3/11/1959 Wang wang blues Pete Fountain instrumentalist, alto saxophone  
Decca L 11420 3/11/1959 Japansy Pete Fountain instrumentalist, alto saxophone  
Decca L 12031 4/6/1960 Green eyes Pete Fountain instrumentalist, alto saxophone  
Decca L 12032 4/6/1960 March of the Bob Cats Pete Fountain instrumentalist, alto saxophone  
Decca L 12033 4/6/1960 Frenesi Pete Fountain instrumentalist, alto saxophone  
Decca L 12034 4/6/1960 Woodchopper's ball Pete Fountain instrumentalist, alto saxophone  
Decca L 12035 4/6/1960 Alone together Pete Fountain instrumentalist, alto saxophone  
Decca L 12036 4/8/1960 Me and my shadow Pete Fountain instrumentalist, alto saxophone  
Decca L 12037 4/8/1960 Sometimes I'm happy Pete Fountain instrumentalist, alto saxophone  
Decca L 12038 4/8/1960 Let's dance Pete Fountain instrumentalist, alto saxophone  
Decca N 1725 10-in. 2/16/1944 Time waits for no one Johnny Long Orchestra instrumentalist, clarinet  
Decca N 1726 10-in. 2/16/1944 Some day I'll meet you again Johnny Long Orchestra instrumentalist, clarinet  
Decca N 1727 10-in. 2/16/1944 Featherhead Johnny Long Orchestra instrumentalist, clarinet  
Decca N 3528 10-in. It's a sin to tell a lie Johnny Long Orchestra instrumentalist, clarinet  
Decca N 3529 10-in. 8/6/1945 Fishin' for the moon Johnny Long Orchestra instrumentalist, clarinet  
Decca N 3530 10-in. 8/6/1945 Junior Johnny Long Orchestra instrumentalist, clarinet  
Decca N 3531 10-in. 8/6/1945 Waitin' for the train to come in Johnny Long Orchestra instrumentalist, clarinet  
Decca N 3532 10-in. 8/6/1945 One of my dreams is missing Johnny Long Orchestra instrumentalist, clarinet  

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Schwartz, Willie," accessed April 19, 2024, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/209198.

Schwartz, Willie. (2024). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved April 19, 2024, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/209198.

"Schwartz, Willie." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2024. Web. 19 April 2024.

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URI: https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/209198

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