Ward Silloway

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American jazz trombonist and vocalist, born March 29, 1909 in Grand Rapids, Michigan, died October 1, 1965 in Chicago, Illinois.
Worked with Joe Haymes in the early 1930s, long spell with Phil Harris before joining Bob Crosby. Left Crosby in 1938 to join Tommy Dorsey. Long spell of studio work for CBS (briefly with Benny Goodman in 1944). Continued studio work in 1950s. In 1964 moved to Chicago. Married to singer Kay Weber.
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Vocals

B-5251 Ward Silloway - Puddin' Head Jones / Annie Doesn't Live Here Anymore album art Mike Doty And Orchestra Annie Doesn't Live Here Anymore (as Sillaway) Mike Doty And Orchestra - Puddin' Head Jones / Annie Doesn't Live Here Anymore Bluebird (3) B-5251 US 1933 Sell This Version

Instruments & Performance

M 13352 Ward Silloway - If The Moon Turns Green / Night Wind album art Taft Jordan And The Mob Taft Jordan And The Mob - If The Moon Turns Green / Night Wind Melotone M 13352 US 1935 Sell This Version
8476 Ward Silloway - Soon / If The Moon Turns Green album art Will Osborne And His Orchestra / Taft Jordan And The Mob Will Osborne And His Orchestra / Taft Jordan And The Mob - Soon / If The Moon Turns Green(Shellac, 10") Conqueror 8476 US 1935 Sell This Version
1552 Ward Silloway - Vieni Vieni / Little Rock Getaway album art Bob Crosby And His Orchestra Bob Crosby And His Orchestra - Vieni Vieni / Little Rock Getaway(Shellac, 10") Decca 1552 US 1937 Sell This Version
1555 Ward Silloway - Why Should I Care / I've A Strange New Rhythm In My Heart album art Bob Crosby And His Orchestra Bob Crosby And His Orchestra - Why Should I Care / I've A Strange New Rhythm In My Heart Decca 1555 US 1938 Sell This Version
825 Ward Silloway - Muskrat Ramble / Dixieland Shuffle album art Bob Crosby And His Orchestra Bob Crosby And His Orchestra - Muskrat Ramble / Dixieland Shuffle(Shellac, 10", RP) Decca 825 US 1938 Sell This Version
26376 Ward Silloway - Night Glow / Stomp It Off album art Tommy Dorsey And His Orchestra Tommy Dorsey And His Orchestra - Night Glow / Stomp It Off(Shellac, 10") Victor 26376 US 1939 Sell This Version
26163 Ward Silloway - Hold Tight - Hold Tight / Symphony In Riffs album art Tommy Dorsey And His Orchestra Hold Tight - Hold Tight (as Silloway) Tommy Dorsey And His Orchestra - Hold Tight - Hold Tight / Symphony In Riffs(Shellac, 10") Victor 26163 US 1939 Sell This Version
26636 Ward Silloway - You Think Of Ev'rything / Hong King Blues album art Tommy Dorsey And His Orchestra Hong King Blues = Blues de Hong Kong Tommy Dorsey And His Orchestra - You Think Of Ev'rything / Hong King Blues(Shellac, 10") Victor 26636 US 1940 Sell This Version
26628 Ward Silloway - I'll Never Smile Again / Marcheta album art Tommy Dorsey And His Orchestra Tommy Dorsey And His Orchestra - I'll Never Smile Again / Marcheta Victor 26628 Canada 1940 Sell This Version
137 Ward Silloway - A Decca Presentation Of Boogie Woogie Music album art Various Various - A Decca Presentation Of Boogie Woogie Music (Album, Comp) Decca 137 US 1940 Sell This Version
131 Ward Silloway - Five Feet Of Swing album art Various Dogtown Blues and 1 more… Various - Five Feet Of Swing (Album, Comp) Decca 131 US 1940 Sell This Version
3338 Ward Silloway - Muskrat Ramble / Dixieland Shuffle album art Bob Crosby And His Orchestra Bob Crosby And His Orchestra - Muskrat Ramble / Dixieland Shuffle(Shellac, 10") Decca 3338 US 1940 Sell This Version
322 Ward Silloway - Melody In A / After You've Gone album art Tommy Dorsey And His Orchestra / Benny Goodman And His V-DISC All-Star Band* After You've Gone Tommy Dorsey And His Orchestra / Benny Goodman And His V-DISC All-Star Band* - Melody In A / After You've Gone(12") V Disc 322 US 1944 Sell This Version
20-1722 Ward Silloway - Hong Kong Blues / You Came Along album art Tommy Dorsey And His Orchestra Tommy Dorsey And His Orchestra - Hong Kong Blues / You Came Along(Shellac, 10") Victor 20-1722 US 1945 Sell This Version
268 Ward Silloway - When I Grow Too Old To Dream / Satchel-Mouth Baby album art Lt. Bob Crosby (USMC)* And His V-Disc Bob-Cats* / King Cole Trio* Lt. Bob Crosby (USMC)* And His V-Disc Bob-Cats* / King Cole Trio* - When I Grow Too Old To Dream / Satchel-Mouth Baby V Disc 268 US 1945 Sell This Version
184 Ward Silloway - Vibe Boogie / Davenport Blues album art Lionel Hampton And His Orchestra / Yank Lawson And The V-Disc All Stars Davenport Blues Lionel Hampton And His Orchestra / Yank Lawson And The V-Disc All Stars - Vibe Boogie / Davenport Blues V Disc 184 US 1945 Sell This Version
480 Ward Silloway - Pack Up Your Troubles In Your Old Kit Bag / It Don't Mean A Thing If It Ain't Got That Swing album art Lt Bob Crosby (USMC) And His V-Disc Bob Cats /* / Duke Ellington And His Orchestra Pack Up Your Troubles In Your Old Kit Bag Lt Bob Crosby (USMC) And His V-Disc Bob Cats /* / Duke Ellington And His Orchestra - Pack Up Your Troubles In Your Old Kit Bag / It Don't Mean A Thing If It Ain't Got That Swing V Disc 480 US 1945 Sell This Version
CE 19 Ward Silloway - The History Of Jazz Vol. 4 - This Modern Age album art Various Oh Lady Be Good Various - The History Of Jazz Vol. 4 - This Modern Age(5xShellac, 10", Album, Comp) Capitol Records CE 19 US 1945 Sell This Version
7779 Ward Silloway - That's A Gasser / Georgia Girl album art Wingy Manone And His Cats Wingy Manone And His Cats - That's A Gasser / Georgia Girl(Shellac, 10") Joe Davis 7779 US 1945 Sell This Version
20-1722 Ward Silloway - Hong Kong Blues / You Came Along album art Tommy Dorsey And His Orchestra Tommy Dorsey And His Orchestra - Hong Kong Blues / You Came Along(Shellac, 10") Victor 20-1722 US 1945 Sell This Version
494 Ward Silloway - None But The Lonely Heart / There'll Be A Jubilee album art Frank Sinatra / Mildred Bailey With Benny Goodman And His V-DISC All-Stars There'll Be A Jubilee Frank Sinatra / Mildred Bailey With Benny Goodman And His V-DISC All-Stars - None But The Lonely Heart / There'll Be A Jubilee(12") V Disc 494 US 1945 Sell This Version
554 Ward Silloway - Just A Gigolo / It's A Long Way To Tipperary album art Louis Prima And His Orchestra / Lt Bob Crosby (USMC) And His V-Disc Bob Cats /* It's A Long Way To Tipperary Louis Prima And His Orchestra / Lt Bob Crosby (USMC) And His V-Disc Bob Cats /* - Just A Gigolo / It's A Long Way To Tipperary(12") V Disc 554 US 1945 Sell This Version
60225 Ward Silloway - Sugar Foot Strut / At The Jazz Band Ball album art Bob Crosby And His Orchestra Bob Crosby And His Orchestra - Sugar Foot Strut / At The Jazz Band Ball(Shellac, 10") Coral 60225 US 1950 Sell This Version
CRL 56003 Ward Silloway - Dixieland Jazz Vol. 1 album art Bob Crosby And His Orchestra Bob Crosby And His Orchestra - Dixieland Jazz Vol. 1 (Comp) Coral CRL 56003 US 1950 Sell This Version