Max Pillar

Max Pillar

Max Pillar was a respected Seattle musician and band leader for decades. He was born in 1913. In the early 1930's, he played reed instruments in the Vic Meyers Band. (This is the same Vic Meyers who went on to become Washington's Secretary of State and Lieutenant Governor.) In 1956, Pillar formed his own band that were mainstays at the Washington Athletic Club, the Trianon Ballroom, Parker's Ballroom (on Aurora), the Olympic, and other local landmarks. Pillar earned the title "King of Dance Music" throughout the Pacific Northwest. He passed away in 2002.


Max Pillar Discography Tracks


MLP 1000 Max Pillar And His Orchestra* Where Dreams Come True(LP, Album) Seafair Records MLP 1000 US 1962 Sell This Version
RR-42456 Max Pillar And His Orchestra* Moments To Remember(LP) Not On Label RR-42456 US Unknown Sell This Version
STB/54 Max Pillar And His Dance Band* Strictly For Dancing(Reel, 4tr Stereo) Bel Canto STB/54 US Unknown Sell This Version