1926

1926, Jan                                Records released: Columbia 483-D and 505-D.

1926, Mar                               Records released: columbia 529-D and 550-D.

1926, Mar. 16                        

New York: records 4 titles for Columbia accompanied by Lew Pollack piano on  first; Horace  Seavey, brass bass:

                                                                141802-2 In Your Green Hat (Lew Pollack, piano)

                                                                                (Yellen - Ager)

                                                                                Col 614-D

                                                                141803-2 Let's Make Up

                                                                141803-3 Let's Make Up

                                                                                (Golden - Albert)

                                                                                Col 892-D

                                                                141804-1-2  You're The One I'm Looking For

                                                                                (Schultz - Davis)

                                                                                not issued

                                                                141805-1 I Can't Keep You Out Of My Dreams  (2 takes)

                                                                                (Wolf - Fain - Kahal)

                                                                                Col 737-D

1926, Mar. 17                       

 New York: records 5 titles for Columbia accompanied by Francis Spur, piano and Horace Seavey brass bass:

                                                                141159-4 Hello, Little Girl Of My Dreams  (2 takes)

                                                                                (Lew Berk)

                                                                                Col 737-D (resumed from October 19, 1925)

                                                                141814-2 I'd Climb The Highest Mountain

                                                                                (Clare - Brown)

                                                                                Col 626-D

                                                                141815-2 He Ain't Done Right By Nell

                                                                                (Howard - Mack - Gallager)

                                                                                Col 657-D

                                                                141816-1 (I Don't Believe It, But) Say It Again (3 takes)

                                                                                (Abner Silver)

                                                                                Col 626-D

                                                                141817-1 It's Too Late To Be Sorry Now (no b bass) (2 takes)

                                                                                (Therrien - Verges - LeClair)

                                                                                Col 614-D

1926, Mar. 18                        

 New York: records 4 titles for Columbia with Louis Hooper or Francis Spur, piano, Horace Seavey, brass bass:

                                                                141823-1-2 It Don't Do Nothin' But Rain (LH)

                                                                                (Phil Cook)

                                                                                not issued (resumed on March 29, 1926)

                               

                                                                141824-2 I'm Leaving You (FS)

                                                                                (Leslie Maisto)

                                                                                Col 685-D

                                                                141825-1-2 If You're Old Fashioned, Your Long Underwear  (FS)

                                                                                (Heath - Fletcher - Marr)

                                                                                not issued

                                                                141826-1-2 Crying Again (FS)

                                                                                Billy Smythe - Art Gillham)

                                                                                not issued (resumed on March 29, 1926)

                                                                141827-1-2 The Waltz We Love

                                                                                (Arnold Lambert)

                                                                                not issued (resumed on March 29, 1926)

                                                                140728-4-5 Page Mr. Handy (Art plays guitar)

                                                                                (Willard Robison)

                                                                                not issued (resumed from June 25, 1925)

1926, Mar. 22                        

                                        New York: records 3 titles for Columbia:

                                                                141835-1-2-3 Gone

                                                                                (Joe Burke)

                                                                                not issued

                                                                141836-1-2 I Don't Want To Forget

                                                                                (Billy Smythe - Art Gillham)

                                                                                not issued (resumed October 26, 1926)

                                                                141837-2 I Wish I Had My Old Gal Back Again (3 takes)

                                                                                (Yellen - Ager - Pollack)

                                                                                Col 685-D

1926, Mar. 29                  

                                        New York: records 4 titles for Columbia:

                                                                141166-7 Just Waiting For You (3 takes)

                                                                                (Billy Smythe - Art Gillham)

                                                                                Col 771-D (resumed from March 19, 1926)

                                                                141823-4 It Don't Do Nothin' But Rain (3 takes)

                                                                                (Phil Cook)

                                                                                Col 657-D (resumed from March 18, 1926

                                                                141826-5 Crying Again (3 takes)

                                                                                (Billy Smythe - Art Gillham)

                                                                                Col 771-D (resumed from March 18, 1926)      

                                                                141827-3-4 The Waltz We Love

                                                                                (Arnold Lambert)

                                                                                not issued (resumed from March 18, 1926)

1926, June                              Record released: Columbia 614-D.

1926, July                               Record released: 626-D.

1926, July 8                            New York: records 2 titles for Columbia:

                                                                142376-1 Tenderly

                                                                142376-2 Tenderly

                                                                142376-3 Tenderly

                                                                                ((Lyman - Dale)

                                                                                Col 710-D

                                                                142377-2 Thinking (3 takes)

                                                                                (Ohman - Morgans)

                                                                                Col 710-D

1926, Aug                              Record released: Columbia 657-D

1926, Sept                             Record released: Columbia 685-D.

1926, Oct. 18                        New York: records 5 titles for Columbia, accompanied by Bob Bagar, piano and  Horace Seavey, brass bass:

                                                                141836-4 I Don't Want To Forget (3 takes)

                                                                141836-5 I Don't Want To Forget

                                                                                (Billy Smythe - Art Gillham)

                                                                                Col 842-D (resumed from March 22, 1926)

                                                                142831-1-2-3 Just A Little Longer

                                                                                (Irving Berlin)

                                                                                not issued (resumed on November 8, 1926)

                                                                142832-1-2-3 Red Hot Flo From Kokomo

                                                                                (Bagar - Blake)

                                                                                not issued

                                                                142833-2 Brokenhearted

                                                                142833-3 Brokenhearted

                                                                                (Lombardo - Lewis - Whiting)

                                                                                Col 972-D

                                                                142834-2 If I Get A Sweetie Now  (no Bob Bagar)

                                                                142834-3 If I Get A Sweetie Now  (no Bob Bagar)

                                                                                (Billy Smythe - Larzeleve - Art Gillham)

                                                                                Col 972-D

1926, Oct. 19                      

New York:  records 6 titles for Columbia, accompanied as shown by Peter de Rose or Sid Wolf, piano; Horace Seavy, bass.

                                                                142839-1 Broken-Hearted Sue (Peter de Rose) (3 takes)

                                                                                (Breen - Peter de Rose - Paskin)

                                                                                Col 842-D

                                                                142840-3 Pretty Little Thing (Sid Wolf & H. Seavey)

                                                                                (Tobias - Rose - Dubin)

                                                                                Col 1051-D

                                                                142841-3 Things That Remind Me Of You

                                                                                (Billy Smythe - Art Gillham)

                                                                                Col 892-D

                                                                142842-3 I'm Missing The Kissing of Someone

                                                                                (Davis - Bibo - Art Gillham)

                                                                                Col 1472-D

                                                                142843-2 I'm Only Another To You

                                                                142843-3 I'm Only Another To You

                                                                                (Johnson - White)

                                                                                Col 955-D

                                                                142844-1-2-3 I'm Drifting Back To Dreamland (piano solo)

                                                                                (Harrison - Charlesworth - Sadler) (a Ted Browne song)

                                                                                not issued (resumed on Nov 3, 1926)

1926, Nov                              Record released: Columbia 737-D.

1926, Nov. 3                          New York: records 3 titles for Columbia, accompanied by Abner Silver, piano on Silver's composition:

                                                                142831-4 Just A Little Longer  (3 takes)

                                                                                (Irving Berlin)

                                                                                Col 806-D (resumed from October 18, 1926

                                                                142844-4 I'm Drifting Back To Dreamland (piano solo) (3 takes)

                                                                142844-5 I'm Drifting Back To Dreamland (piano solo)

                                                                                (Harrison - Charlesworth - Sadler) (a Ted Browne song)             

                                                                                Col 955-D                                                              

                                                                142904-3 Rags  (pianio by Abner Silver)

                                                                                (Fain - Richman - Abner Silver)

                                                                                Col 806-D

1927

1927, Jan.                            

Columbia made a slight adjustment to its Black label by adding the words  "Viva-tonal Recording" and "Electrical Process".

1927, Jan                                Record released: Columbia 771-D.

1927, Feb                               Record released: Columbia 806-D.

1927, Mar                               Record released: Columbia 842-D.

1927, Apr. 25                      New York: recorded 2 titles for Columbia, accompanied by Andy Sannella on steel guitar:

                                                                144044-1-2-3 Tonight You Belong To Me

                                                                                (David - Rose)

                                                                                not issued (resumed on May 16, 1927)

                                                                144045-1-2-3 I'm Waiting For Ships That Never Come In

                                                                                (Yellen - Olman)

                                                                                not issued (resumed on May 16, 1927)

1927, Apr. 26

New York: recorded 4 titles for Columbia, accompanied by Andy Sannella  on alto sax, or by his "Southland Syncopaters", probable, as per Woody  Backensto: Red Nichols, cornet; Miff Mole, trombone; Andy Sannella alto sax\clarinet/flute, Ben  Selvin, violin, Harry Barth, bass, Rube Bloom,   piano:

                                                                144048-1-2-3 That Saxophone Waltz (Sannella on alto sax) 

                                                                                (Sisk)

                                                                                not issued (resumed on May 16, 1927)

                                                                144049-3 I Crave You (SS)

                                                                                (Hibbeler - Geise)

                                                                                Col 1007-D

                                                                144050-2 Twiddlin' My Thumbs (SS)

                                                                144050-3 Twiddlin' My Thumbs (SS)

                                                                                (Rose - Mecum)

                                                                                Col 1194-D

                                                                144051-1 Flutter By, Butterfly (SS)

                                                                144051-3 Flutter By, Butterfly (SS)

                                                                                (Stanley - Layten)

                                                                                Col 1116-D

1927, Apr. 27 

 New York: record 3 titles for Columbia, accompanied by his "Southland  Syncopaters" probable, as per Woody Backensto: Red Nichols, cornet; Miff Mole,  trombone; Andy Sannella alto sax\clarinet/flute, Ben Selvin,  violin, Harry Barth, bass, Rube Bloom, piano:

                                                               144056-1 Now I Won't Be Blue (SS) 

                                                                144056-2 Now I Won't Be Blue (SS) 

                                                                                (Art Gillham)

                                                                                Col 1253-D

                                                                144057-2  I'd Walk A Million Miles (SS)

                                                                144057-3  I'd Walk A Million Miles (SS) 

                                                                                (Lewis - Marks)

                                                                                Col 1116-D

                                                                144058-1 I Love You But I Don't Know Why (SS) (3 takes)

                                                                144058-2 I Love You But I Don't Know Why (SS)

                                                                                (Malie - Chapman)

                                                                                Col 1152-D

1927, May                              Record released: Columbia 892-D

1927, May 4                           New York, records 4 titles for Columbia, accompanied by Eddie King on  piano on last title:

                                                                144087-1  The Pal You Left At Home  (3 takes)

                                                                144087-2  The Pal You Left At Home

                                                                                (Cullings - Alton)

                                                                                Col 1194-D

                                                                144088-2  I Could Waltz On Forever With You, Sweetheart  (3 takes)

                                                                                (Baskette - Bennett)

                                                                                Col 1081-D

                                                                144089-1-2-3 What A Wonderful Night This Would Be 

                                                                                (Billy Smythe - Art Gillham)

                                                                                not issued (resumed on May 16, 1927)

                144090-3  Just Before You Broke My Heart (E. King) (4 takes)                                                                                 

                                (Segar Ellis - Lipschultz - Art Gillham)

                                                                                Col 1152-D

1927, May 16                         New York: recorded 7 titles for Columbia, accompanied by Andy Sannella,  steel guitar or Rube Bloom on piano:

                                                                144044-5 Tonight You Belong To Me (A. Sannella)

                                                                144044-6 Tonight You Belong To Me (A. Sannella)

                                                                                (David - Rose)     

                                                                                Col 1007-D (resumed from April 25, 1927)

                                                                144045-4 I'm Waiting For Ships That Never Come In (Sannella)                               144045-5 I'm Waiting For Ships That Never Come In (Sannella)

                                                                                (Yellen - Olman)

                                                                                Col 1051-D (resumed from April 25, 1927)

                                                                144048-4 That Saxophone Waltz (Andy Sannella, alto sax)

                                                                144048-6 That Saxophone Waltz (Andy Sannella, alto sax)

                                                                                (Sisk)

                                                                                Col 1081-D (resumed from April 26, 1927)

                                                                144089-4  What A Wonderful Night This Would Be  (3 takes)

                                                                144089-5  What A Wonderful Night This Would Be 

                                                                                (Billy Smythe - Art Gillham)

                                                                                Col 1253-D ( resumed from May 4, 1927)

                            144152-2 I'm Looking For My Old Gal Sal (Rube Bloom)

                                                                144152-3 I'm Looking For My Old Gal Sal  (Rube Bloom)

                                                                                (Davis - Kortlander)

                                                                                Col 1392-D

                             144153-1-2 I Told You I'd Never Forget  (Rube Bloom)  

                                                                                (Breen - Peter de Rose - Hall)

                                                                                not issued

1927, June                              Record released: Columbia 955-D.

1927, July                               Record released: Columbia 972-D

1927, Aug                              Record released: Columbia 1007-D

 

 

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