William C. Polla

William C. Polla

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Born 1876
Died 1939
Composer, lyricist and arranger. Arranged a number of W.C. Handy tunes for band and orchestra. Wrote a large number of popular songs, ragtime works and orchestral works. Most of his rags were written under the pseudonym "W.C. Powell."
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Artist

William C. Polla Discography Tracks

Instruments & Performance

51508 Polla's Clover Gardens Orchestra / The Merry Sparklers Polla's Clover Gardens Orchestra / The Merry Sparklers - Will You Remember Me? / Old Pal(Edison Disc) Edison Records 51508 US 1925 Sell This Version
7-H Harmony Dance Orchestra / The Manhattan Dance Makers* Harmony Dance Orchestra / The Manhattan Dance Makers* - I'm Tired Of Everything But You / Row, Row, Rosie(Shellac, 10") Harmony (4) 7-H US 1925 Sell This Version

Writing & Arrangement

Orpheus Quartet When Evening Shadows Fall (as William Polla) Orpheus Quartet - Mammy's Little Coal Black Rose / When Evening Shadows Fall Victor US 1916 Sell This Version
18606 Henry Burr / John Steel (7) Dear Heart (as W. C. Polla) Henry Burr / John Steel (7) - Oh! What A Pal Was Mary / Dear Heart(Shellac, 10") Victor 18606 US 1919 Sell This Version
18679 Charles Harrison (3) / Peerless Quartet* Drifting Charles Harrison (3) / Peerless Quartet* - Pretty Kitty Kelly / Drifting(Shellac, 10") Victor 18679 US 1920 Sell This Version
A2920 Campbell And Burr / George Meader Sunshine Rose (as Polla) Campbell And Burr / George Meader - Shadows / Sunshine Rose(Shellac, 10") Columbia A2920 USA & Canada 1920 Sell This Version
51318 The Top Notchers Just Like A Baby (as W. C. Polla) The Top Notchers - Don't Mind The Rain / Just Like A Baby(Edison Disc) Edison Records 51318 US 1924 Sell This Version
7-H Harmony Dance Orchestra / The Manhattan Dance Makers* Harmony Dance Orchestra / The Manhattan Dance Makers* - I'm Tired Of Everything But You / Row, Row, Rosie(Shellac, 10") Harmony (4) 7-H US 1925 Sell This Version
51569 Jack Stillman's Orchestra / Polla's Clover Gardens Orchestra The Melody That Made You Mine Jack Stillman's Orchestra / Polla's Clover Gardens Orchestra - Wondering / The Melody That Made You Mine(Edison Disc) Edison Records 51569 US 1925 Sell This Version
51508 Polla's Clover Gardens Orchestra / The Merry Sparklers Polla's Clover Gardens Orchestra / The Merry Sparklers - Will You Remember Me? / Old Pal(Edison Disc) Edison Records 51508 US 1925 Sell This Version
795-D Clicquot Club Eskimos Some Day (as Polla) Clicquot Club Eskimos - Hello Bluebird / Some Day(Shellac, 10") Columbia 795-D US 1926 Sell This Version
B.5362 Jack Hylton And His Orchestra Dancing Tambourine (as Polla) Jack Hylton And His Orchestra - Oh Doris, Where Do You Live? / Dancing Tambourine(Shellac, 10") His Master's Voice B.5362 Australia 1927 Sell This Version
21252 Pauline Alpert Dancing Tambourine (as W. C. Polla) Pauline Alpert - Doll Dance / Dancing Tambourine(Shellac, 10") Victor 21252 US 1928 Sell This Version
21171 Jesse Crawford Dancing Tambourine (as W. C. Polla) Jesse Crawford - Mary (What Are You Waiting For?) / Dancing Tambourine(Shellac, 10") Victor 21171 US 1928 Sell This Version
Frankie Carle Dancing Tambourine (as W.C. Polla) Frankie Carle - Dancing Tambourine / Flapperette Decca US 1938 Sell This Version
Ralph Flanagan And His Orchestra Dancing Tambourine (as W. C. Polla) Ralph Flanagan And His Orchestra - La Vie En Rose / Dancing Tambourine (Single) RCA Victor Canada 1950 Sell This Version
Frankie Carle Dancing Tambourine (as W. C. Polla) Frankie Carle - Piano Magic (Album, EP) Decca US 1954 Sell This Version
Eddie Kay Octet Dancing Tambourines (as W. C. Powell) Eddie Kay Octet - Music For Pooped People (Album) Mercury US 1956 Sell This Version
LPM-1220-C, LPM 1220 C The Three Suns Dancing Tambourine (as W. C. Polla) The Three Suns - Malagueña(LP, Album, Mono) RCA, RCA LPM-1220-C, LPM 1220 C Germany 1956 Sell This Version
R-502-78 George Wright (2) Dancing Tambourine (as Polla) George Wright (2) - Quiet Village / Dancing Tambourine(Shellac, 10") HiFi Records R-502-78 US 1959 Sell This Version
ABCS 280 Pierre Chaille And The Grand Orchestra Dancing Tambourine (as W. C. Polla) Pierre Chaille And The Grand Orchestra - Romance A La Mood(LP) ABC-Paramount ABCS 280 US 1959 Sell This Version
Buddy Cole Dancing Tambourine (as Polla) Buddy Cole - Ingenuity In Sound (Album) Warner Bros. Records US 1962 Sell This Version
Erroll Garner Dancing Tambourine (as Polla) Erroll Garner - One World Concert (Album) Reprise Records UK 1963 Sell This Version
632 202 BL Erroll Garner Dancing Tambourine (as Polla) Erroll Garner - One World Concert(LP, Mono) Philips 632 202 BL Netherlands 1963 Sell This Version
Clarence Williams Orchestra* Bottomland (as W. C. Polla) Clarence Williams Orchestra* - Volume I 1927-1928 (Comp) Riverside Records UK 1964 Sell This Version