Willie Wesbrooks

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1940 - 1941

Roles Represented in DAHR: string bass, vocalist

Notes: Possibly also used name, Bill Westbrook(s).

Recordings

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Victor BS-054518 10-in. 10/7/1940 Mule skinner blues Blue Grass Boys ; Bill Monroe String band, with male vocal solo and yodeling instrumentalist, string bass  
Victor BS-054519 10-in. 10/7/1940 No letter in the mail Blue Grass Boys ; Bill Monroe String band, with male vocal duet instrumentalist, string bass  
Victor BS-054521 10-in. 10/7/1940 Six white horses Blue Grass Boys ; Bill Monroe String band, with male vocal solo instrumentalist, string bass  
Victor BS-054522 10-in. 10/7/1940 Dog house blues Blue Grass Boys ; Bill Monroe String band, with male vocal solo and yodeling instrumentalist, string bass  
Victor BS-054523 10-in. 10/7/1940 I wonder if you feel the way I do? Blue Grass Boys ; Bill Monroe String band, with male vocal duet instrumentalist, string bass  
Victor BS-054524 10-in. 10/7/1940 Katy Hill Blue Grass Boys ; Bill Monroe String band instrumentalist, string bass  
Victor BS-054525 10-in. 10/7/1940 Tennessee blues Blue Grass Boys ; Bill Monroe String band instrumentalist, string bass  
Victor BS-054526 10-in. 10/7/1940 K.C.Stamp Dixieliners ; Arthur Smith String band instrumentalist, string bass  
Victor BS-054527 10-in. 10/7/1940 Smith's rag Dixieliners ; Arthur Smith String band instrumentalist, string bass  
Victor BS-054528 10-in. 10/7/1940 It's a weary world Dixieliners ; Arthur Smith String band, with male vocal solo instrumentalist, string bass  
Victor BS-054529 10-in. 10/7/1940 The crazy blues Dixieliners ; Arthur Smith String band, with male vocal solo instrumentalist, string bass  
Victor BS-054530 10-in. 10/7/1940 That's the love I have for you Dixieliners ; Arthur Smith String band, with male vocal solo instrumentalist, string bass  
Victor BS-054531 10-in. 10/7/1940 I wish you'd never learned to love Dixieliners ; Arthur Smith String band, with male vocal solo instrumentalist, string bass  
Victor BS-054532 10-in. 10/7/1940 Peacock rag Dixieliners ; Arthur Smith String band instrumentalist, string bass  
Victor BS-054533 10-in. 10/7/1940 Bill Cheatham Dixieliners ; Arthur Smith String band instrumentalist, string bass  
Victor BS-071072 10-in. 10/2/1941 Blue yodel no. 7 Blue Grass Boys ; Bill Monroe String band, with male vocal solo and yodeling instrumentalist, string bass  
Victor BS-071073 10-in. 10/2/1941 The coupon song Blue Grass Boys ; Bill Monroe String band, with male vocal solo instrumentalist, string bass, vocalist  
Victor BS-071074 10-in. 10/2/1941 Orange Blossom special Blue Grass Boys ; Bill Monroe String band, with male vocal duet and talk instrumentalist, string bass  
Victor BS-071075 10-in. 10/2/1941 Honky tonk swing Blue Grass Boys ; Bill Monroe String band instrumentalist, string bass  
Victor BS-071076 10-in. 10/2/1941 In the pines Blue Grass Boys ; Bill Monroe String band, with male vocal duet instrumentalist, string bass, vocalist  
Victor BS-071077 10-in. 10/2/1941 Back up and push Blue Grass Boys ; Bill Monroe Instrumental trio instrumentalist, string bass  

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Wesbrooks, Willie," accessed October 18, 2021, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/353207.

Wesbrooks, Willie. (2021). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved October 18, 2021, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/353207.

"Wesbrooks, Willie." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2021. Web. 18 October 2021.

DAHR Persistent Identifier

URI: https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/353207

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