Bill Halfacre

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1942 - 1947

Roles Represented in DAHR: string bass

Recordings

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Decca 70385 10-in. 2/24/1942 Caterpillar creep Raymond Scott Orchestra instrumentalist, string bass  
Decca 70386 10-in. 2/24/1942 Eight letters in the mailbox Raymond Scott Orchestra instrumentalist, string bass  
Decca 70387 10-in. 2/24/1942 Kodachrome Raymond Scott Orchestra instrumentalist, string bass  
Decca 70388 10-in. 2/24/1942 Symphony under the stars Raymond Scott Orchestra instrumentalist, string bass  
Decca 70709 10-in. 5/4/1942 Carrier pigeon Raymond Scott Orchestra instrumentalist, string bass  
Decca 70710 10-in. 5/4/1942 Secret agent Raymond Scott Orchestra instrumentalist, string bass  
Decca 70711 10-in. 5/4/1942 Pan American hot spot Raymond Scott Orchestra instrumentalist, string bass  
Decca 70712 10-in. 5/4/1942 Careful conversation at a diplomatic function Raymond Scott Orchestra instrumentalist, string bass  
Decca 74199 12/4/1947 I went down to Virginia Larry Clinton Orchestra instrumentalist, string bass  
Decca 74200 12/4/1947 Oooh look-a there, ain't she pretty? Larry Clinton Orchestra instrumentalist, string bass  
Decca 74201 12/4/1947 The dickey bird song Larry Clinton Orchestra instrumentalist, string bass  
Decca 74202 12/4/1947 On a slow boat to China Larry Clinton Orchestra instrumentalist, string bass  
Decca 74388 12/23/1947 Worry, worry, worry Larry Clinton Orchestra instrumentalist, string bass  
Decca 74389 12/23/1947 Dreamy lullaby Larry Clinton Orchestra instrumentalist, string bass  
Decca 74390 12/23/1947 On the little village green Larry Clinton Orchestra instrumentalist, string bass  
Decca 74391 12/23/1947 I went down to Virginia Larry Clinton Orchestra instrumentalist, string bass  
Decca 74444 12/29/1947 Just the shade on the blue side Larry Clinton Orchestra instrumentalist, string bass  
Decca 74445 12/29/1947 This is the moment Larry Clinton Orchestra instrumentalist, string bass  
Decca 74446 12/29/1947 Do-re-mi Larry Clinton Orchestra instrumentalist, string bass  

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Halfacre, Bill," accessed January 26, 2022, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/319624.

Halfacre, Bill. (2022). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved January 26, 2022, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/319624.

"Halfacre, Bill." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2022. Web. 26 January 2022.

DAHR Persistent Identifier

URI: https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/319624

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