Gustav Winckler

Real Name:
Gustav Frands Wilzeck Winckler
Profile:
Danish schlager and jazz singer and record producer (1925-1979). Winckler was killed in a car accident in 1979. Started singing at amateur nights in the late 40's, became a crooner in the early 50's with career legs in both Denmark and Germany using aliaseses as Sam Payne and Gunnar Winckler. Record debut in 1957 as Bill Haley/Elvis Presley styled rock'n'roll singer with Gustav Winckler Og The Rocketters. Won the Danish national finale for the European Song contest in the duet "Skibet skal sejle i nat" with Birthe Wilke. The song ended third in the European final. In the 50's and 60's he was Denmarks most popular crooner with a repertoire and deep voice not unlike Bing Crosby.

He also teamed up with Bent Werther for a comic vocal duo, sang traditional jazz with Papa Bue's Viking Jazz Band.

Parallel to his successfull singing career frequent producer for the Sonet label and lyricist and co-owned the Life Records (11) label. He used a number of aliases for his lyrics and song writing and operated a number of companies in relation to his musical work, a.o. Gustav Winckler A/S, Gustav Winckler ApS, Wincklers Musikforlag and Musikproduktion Winckler.
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Albums

Gustav Winckler - Fyraften album art Grete Klitgaard, Erik Michaelsen, Eddie Russell, Gustav Winckler Grete Klitgaard, Erik Michaelsen, Eddie Russell, Gustav Winckler - Fyraften Tono Denmark 1956 Sell This Version
Gustav Winckler - Blå Time album art Gustav Winckler Blå Time Sonet Denmark 1964 Sell This Version
SLP 1213 Gustav Winckler - International album art Gustav Winckler International(LP, Album) Sonet SLP 1213 Denmark 1965 Sell This Version
SLPS 1236 Gustav Winckler - Gustav Winckler album art Gustav Winckler Gustav Winckler(LP, Album) Sonet SLPS 1236 Denmark 1966 Sell This Version
SLPS 1231 Gustav Winckler - Sweet & Swing album art Raquel Rastenni Og Gustav Winckler Raquel Rastenni Og Gustav Winckler - Sweet & Swing(LP, Album) Sonet SLPS 1231 Denmark 1966 Sell This Version
Gustav Winckler - Gustav Winckler album art Gustav Winckler Gustav Winckler (Album) Sonet Denmark 1967 Sell This Version
SLPS 1250 Gustav Winckler - Palmehaven På Opfordring ! album art Gustav Winckler Palmehaven På Opfordring !(LP) Sonet SLPS 1250 Denmark 1967 Sell This Version
SLPS 1263 Gustav Winckler - Sus I Sejlene album art Rita Storm & Gustav Winckler Rita Storm & Gustav Winckler - Sus I Sejlene(LP, Album) Sonet SLPS 1263 Denmark 1969 Sell This Version
SLPS 1266 Gustav Winckler - 16 Ønskenumre Fra Palmehaven album art Gustav Winckler, Svend Lundvig & Palmehaveorkestret Gustav Winckler, Svend Lundvig & Palmehaveorkestret - 16 Ønskenumre Fra Palmehaven(LP, Album) Sonet SLPS 1266 Denmark 1970 Sell This Version
Gustav Winckler - Gustav & Bent album art Gustav* & Bent* Gustav* & Bent* - Gustav & Bent (Album) Sonet Denmark 1972 Sell This Version
Gustav Winckler - Live Show album art Gustav* & Bent* Gustav* & Bent* - Live Show Sonet Denmark 1973 Sell This Version
1276 Gustav Winckler - Gaven til Mor fra Katy og Gustav album art Katy Bødtger, Gustav Winckler, Svend Lundvigs Orkester Katy Bødtger, Gustav Winckler, Svend Lundvigs Orkester - Gaven til Mor fra Katy og Gustav(LP, Album) Sonet / Dansk Grammofon A/S 1276 Denmark 1973 Sell This Version
PLP 4604 Gustav Winckler - Glædelig Jul album art Det Danske DrengekorLecia & LucienneGustav WincklerGrethe Ingmann • Jørgen Ingmann*Allan MortensenDorthe Kollo Det Danske DrengekorLecia & LucienneGustav WincklerGrethe Ingmann • Jørgen Ingmann*Allan MortensenDorthe Kollo - Glædelig Jul(LP, Album) Metronome PLP 4604 Denmark 1974 Sell This Version
BP 7764 Gustav Winckler - Palmehave-party album art Gustav Winckler, Katy Bødtger, Svend Ludwigs Orkester Gustav Winckler, Katy Bødtger, Svend Ludwigs Orkester - Palmehave-party(LP, Album) Metronome BP 7764 Denmark 1975 Sell This Version
SP 19748 Gustav Winckler - Gustav Winckler's Jubilæumsparty (28 Party Hits) album art Gustav Winckler Gustav Winckler's Jubilæumsparty (28 Party Hits)(LP) ECCO SP 19748 Denmark 1975 Sell This Version
BP 7754 Gustav Winckler - Syng Med Gustav...Og 1000 Medmennesker album art Gustav* Syng Med Gustav...Og 1000 Medmennesker(LP) Metronome BP 7754 Denmark 1975 Sell This Version
SP-19757 Gustav Winckler - Syng Med album art Lily Broberg & Gustav Winckler & Peter Sørensen (2) & Poul Reichardt* Lily Broberg & Gustav Winckler & Peter Sørensen (2) & Poul Reichardt* - Syng Med(LP) ECCO SP-19757 Denmark 1975 Sell This Version
Gustav Winckler - All That Meat And No Potatoes album art Papa Bue's Viking Jazzband* And Gustav Winckler And Wild Bill Davison Papa Bue's Viking Jazzband* And Gustav Winckler And Wild Bill Davison - All That Meat And No Potatoes (Album) Storyville 1977 Sell This Version
SLP 1730 Gustav Winckler - Tiden går... album art Gustav Winckler Tiden går...(LP, Album) Sonet SLP 1730 Denmark 1977 Sell This Version
Gustav Winckler - Hvid Jul album art Gustav Winckler Hvid Jul (Album) Philips Denmark 1978 Sell This Version
Gustav Winckler - Jul Med Gustav Winkler album art Gustav Winckler Jul Med Gustav Winkler (Album) Sonet Denmark 1978 Sell This Version
Gustav Winckler - Viser I Den Gale Hals!? album art Gustav Winckler Viser I Den Gale Hals!? (Album) Oktav (2) Denmark 1970 Sell This Version
HLP 10302 Gustav Winckler - På Genhør album art Gustav Winckler På Genhør(LP, Album) Metronome HLP 10302 Denmark Unknown Sell This Version
LPE 29020 Gustav Winckler - Min Melodi Til Dig album art Gustav Winckler & Raquel Rastenni Gustav Winckler & Raquel Rastenni - Min Melodi Til Dig(10", Album) Tono LPE 29020 Denmark Unknown Sell This Version

Singles & EPs

Z 18088 Gustav Winckler - Jeg Drømmer Kun ønskedrømme / Kærlighedsvalsen album art Gustav Winckler Og Raquel Rastenni Med Kaj Mortensens Kabaretorkester Og Kor Gustav Winckler Og Raquel Rastenni Med Kaj Mortensens Kabaretorkester Og Kor - Jeg Drømmer Kun ønskedrømme / Kærlighedsvalsen(Shellac, 10") Tono Z 18088 Denmark 1950 Sell This Version

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