The Virginians were a satellite studio band of the Paul Whiteman Orchestra under the direction of Ross Gorman.

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Title Recording Date Recording Location Company
After My Laughter Came Tears
(Charles Tobias / Roy Turk)
1-26-1928 New York, New York Victor
21219-A
Aggravatin' Papa
(Don't You Try To Two-Time Me)

(Roy Turk / J. Russel Robinson)
1-23-1923 New York, New York Victor
19021-A
Apple Sauce
(Some Advice In Foxtrot Time)

(Lyman / Arnheim / Freed)
2-26-1923 New York, New York Victor
19032-B
Aunt Hagar's Blues
(W.C. Handy)
2-1-1923 New York, New York Victor
19021-B
Away Down East In Maine
Vocal Refrain, Miss Patricola

(Walter Donaldson)
10-31-1922 New York, New York Victor
18976-B
Away Down South In Heaven
(Bud Green / Harry Warren)
1-26-1928 New York, New York Victor
21228-B
Bees Knees
(Ray Lopez /Ted Lewis)
12-20-1922 New York, New York Victor
19000-A
Blue
(Lou Handman)
7-18-1922 New York, New York Victor
18933-B
Bluebird Blues
Vocal refrain by Wendall Hall

(Wendall W. Hall)
10-23-1923 New York, New York Victor
19226
Blue Island Blues
Vocal refrain by Wendall Hall

(Wendall W. Hall)
10-23-1923 New York, New York Victor
19226
Bringin' Home The Bacon
(Frank Bannister / Lew Colwell / Gus Van / Joseph Schenk)
4-30-1924 New York, New York Victor
19334-A
Chili-Bom-Bom
Vocal Refrain by Billy Murray and Ed Smalle

(Walter Donaldson)
12-31-1923 New York, New York Victor
19240
Choo Choo Blues
(Elmer Barr)
10-24-1922 New York, New York Victor
18978-B
Come On Home
Vocal Refrain by Miss Patricola

(Young / Lewis / Meyer / Askt)
12-27-1922 New York, New York Victor
19010-B
Cuddle Up Blues
(M.K. Jerome / Harry De Costa)
3-22-1922 New York, New York Victor
18881-A
Did You Mean It ?
Vocal refrain by Lewis James

(Baker / Silvers / Lyman)
11-25-1927 New York, New York Victor
21105-A
Don't Think You'll Be Missed
Vocal Refrain by Aileen Stanley

(Charlie Harrison / Joe Lyons / Fred Rose)
3-2-1923 New York, New York Victor
19039-B
Down South Blues
(Ethel Waters / Alberta Hunter / Fletcher Henderson)
9-25-1923 New York, New York Victor
19175-B
Early In The Morning Blues
(Ray Klages)
8-31-1922 New York, New York Victor
18946-B
Farewell Blues
(Paul Mares / Leon Roppolo / Elmer Schoebel)
2-20-1923 New York, New York Victor
19032-A
Gee! But I Hate To Go Home Alone
(James F. Hanley)
10-2-1922 New York, New York Victor
18965-B
Happy-Go-Lucky In My Old Kentucky Home
Vocal Refrain by Billy Murray and Ed Smalle

(Clarence Gaskill)
12-28-1923 New York, New York Victor
19240
He May Be Your Man
(But He Comes To See Me Sometime)

(Lemuel Fowler)
2-1-1923 New York, New York Victor
19018-B
House Of David Blues
(Elmer Schoebel / Billy Mevres / Irving Mills)
9-6-1923 New York, New York Victor
19140
Hurdy-Gurdy Blues
(Gene Scott)
12-31-1923 New York, New York Victor
19241-B
I Wish I Could Shimmy Like My Sister Kate
(A.J. Piron)
10-2-1922 New York, New York Victor
18965-A
If You'll Come Back
(Sam Erlich / J. Turner Layton)
1-24-1924 New York, New York Victor
19264-B
I'm Goin' South
(from "Bombo")
Vocal refrain by Georgie Price

(Abner Silver / Harry Woods)
12-28-1923 New York, New York Victor
19261-B
In The Sing-Song Sycamore Tree
(Mort Dixon / Harry Woods)
12-29-1927 New York, New York Victor
21219-B
It's A Million To One You're In Love
Vocal refrain by Franklyn Baur

(Benny Davis / Harry Akst)
7-21-1927 New York, New York Victor
20837-A
I've Got A Cross-Eyed Papa
(But He Looks Straight To Me)

(Roy Ingraham)
2-2-1924 New York, New York Victor
19269-B
I've Got The Yes We Have No Bananas Blues
(Brown / Hanley / King)
8-27-1923 New York, New York Victor
19135-A
Jubilee Blues
Vocal Refrain, Belle Baker

(Henry Creamer / Maurice Abraham)
8-27-1923 New York, New York Victor
19135-B
Kiss Mama - Kiss Papa
(George Fairman)
10-16-1922 New York, New York Victor
18978-A
Lonesome Mama Blues
(Billie Brown)
3-9-1922 New York, New York Victor
18895-A
Lovin' Sam
(The Sheik Of Alabam')
Vocal Refrain, Miss Patricola

(Milton Ager / Jack Yellen)
10-31-1922 New York, New York Victor
18976-A
Low-Down
(Jo Trent / Peter De Rose)
6-8-1928 New York, New York Victor
21680-A
Mama Goes Where Papa Goes
Vocal refrain by Jane Green

(Milton Ager / Jack Yellen)
12-4-1923 New York, New York Victor
19215-B
Mama Loves Papa, Papa Loves Mama
Vocal refrain by Jane Green

(Abel Baer / Cliff Friend)
12-4-1923 New York, New York Victor
19215-A
Memphis Blues
(W.C. Handy)
3-22-1922 New York, New York Victor
18895-B
Mindin' My Bus'ness
(Gus Kahn / Walter Donaldson)
2-2-1924 New York, New York Victor
19269-A

29379-2
Mindin' My Bus'ness
(Gus Kahn / Walter Donaldson)
12-21-1923 New York, New York Victor
19269-A

29155-4
My Honey's Lovin' Arms
(Joe Meyer / Herman Ruby)
3-22-1922 New York, New York Victor
18881-B
Nobody Lied
(When They Said That I Cried Over You)

(Edwin J. Weber)
6-2-1922 New York, New York Victor
18913-A
No-One Loves You Better Than Your M-A-double M-Y
Vocal refrain by Billy Murray - Ed Smalle

(Bob Nelson / Harry Link)
2-26-1923 New York, New York Victor
19039-A
Nothing Could Be Sweeter 7-14-1927 New York, New York Victor
20837-B
Promise Me Everything, Never Get Anything Blues
Duet with Aileen Stanley - Billy Murray

(Pease / Nelson / Van / Schenk )
12-13-1923 New York, New York Victor
19231-B
Rose Of The Rio Grande
(Harry Warren / Edgar Leslie / Ross Gorman)
10-16-1922 New York, New York Victor
19001-B
Runnin' Wild
(An Ebony Jazz Tune)

Vocal Refrain by Miss Patricola

(Joe Grey / Leo Wood / Harrington Gibbs)
12-27-1922 New York, New York Victor
19027-B
Scissor-Grinder Joe
(Haven Gillespie / S.T. Stocco)
3-10-1924 New York, New York Victor
19292-B
Send Back My Honeyman
(Lou Handman)
6-30-1922 New York, New York Victor
18920-B
She Wouldn't Do What I Asked Her To
Vocal Refrain by Billy Murray

(Sam Gottlieb / Phil Boutelje / Al Burt)
12-28-1923 New York, New York Victor
19241-A
Shine
(Ford Dabney)
4-30-1924 New York, New York Victor
19334-B
Sioux City Sue
(Al Siegel / Frank Signorelli / Phil Napoleon)
7-9-1924 New York, New York Victor
19439
Stavin' Change
(The Meanest Man In New Orleans)

Special refrain by Vernon Dalhart

(Al Bernard)
9-11-1923 New York, New York Victor
19189-B
Struttin' Jim
Vocal Refrain, Miss Patricola

(Cliff Dixon / Bob Carleton)
9-11-1923 New York, New York Victor
19160-A
Superstitious Blues
(Roy Turk / Charles Rosoff / Jack Mason)
7-9-1924 New York, New York Victor
19419-B
Teddy Bear Blues
(James H. Jackson)
11-17-1922 New York, New York Victor
18992-A
That Da Da Strain
(intro. "I've Got To Cool My Doggies Now")

(Bob Schafer / Babe Thompson / J. Edgar Dowell / Spencer Williams)
12-1-1922 New York, New York Victor
19018-A
The Yankee Doodle Blues
(George Gershwin)
6-2-1922 New York, New York Victor
18913-B
When You And I Were Young Maggie Blues
Vocal Refrain by Miss Patricola and Billy Murray

(Jimmy McHugh)
12-20-1922 New York, New York Victor
19010-A
Where The Bamboo Babies Grow
(Walter Donaldson)
11-17-1922 New York, New York Victor
18986-B
Who Did You Fool After All ?
(Van / Schenck / Black)
12-1-1922 New York, New York Victor
19001-A
Whoa, Tillie ! Take Your Time
(Henry Creamer / J. Turner Layton)
3-2-1923 New York, New York Victor
19040-A
Whose Izzy Is He ?
(Is He Yours Or Is He Mine)

Vocal Refrian by Billy Murray

(Lew Brown / Bud Green / Murray Sturm)
3-10-1924 New York, New York Victor
19292-A
Why Should I Cry Over You ?
(Ned Miller / Chester Cohn)
7-18-1922 New York, New York Victor
18933-A
You Know You Belong To Somebody Else
(So Why Don't You Leave Me Alone)

(James V. Monaco)
3-2-1923 New York, New York Victor
19040-B
You May Be Fast, But Mama's Gonna Slow You Down
Duet with Aileen Stanley - Billy Murray

(Gilbert Cooper / Bud Cooper)
12-13-1923 New York, New York Victor
19231-A
You Said Something When You Said "Dixie"
(Sidney Clare / Sam Landres / Cliff Friend)
2-26-1923 New York, New York Victor
19048
Artist Instrument
Larry Abbott Clarinet, Alto Saxophone
Al Armer Brass Bass
Belle Baker Vocals
Franklyn Baur Vocals
Herb Borodkin Violincello
Henry Busse Cornet
Hale Byers Alto Saxophone, Flute
Chuck Campbell Trombone
Jim Cassidy Trombone
Dick Cherwin String Bass
Don Clark Clarinet, Soprano Saxophone
Frank Crumit Vocals
Vernon Dalhart Vocals
William Dorn Drums
Max Farley Clarinet, Alto Saxophone, Tenor Saxophone, Flute
Sammy Feinsmith Clarinet, Alto Saxophone
Joe Ginsberg Tenor Saxophone
Ross Gorman Clarinet, Bass Clarinet, Alto Saxophone, Leader
Tommy Gott Cornet
Joe Green Drums
Jane Greene Vocals
Ferdie Grofe Piano
Sleepy Hall Banjo
Wendell Hall Vocals
Sammy Heiss Brass Bass
Billy Hillpot Vocals
Lewis James Vocals
Leonard Joy Director
Murray Kellner Violin
Eddie King Drums
Scrappy Lambert Vocals
Sammy Lewis Trombone
Walter Livingston Clarinet, Alto Saxophone, Tenor Saxophone
Harold MacDonald Drums
Dick Maffei Banjo
Charlie Magnante Piano-Accordion
George Marsh Drums
Mike Mosiello Cornet
Billy Murray Vocals
S. Pasternack Violin
Isabella Patricola Vocals
Mario Perry Piano-Accordion
Mike Pingatore Banjo
Benny Posner Violin
Georgie Price Vocals
Lou Raderman Violin
Harry Reser Banjo
Milt Rettenberg Piano
Andy Sannella Clarinet, Alto Saxophone, Steel Guitar
Harry Shilkret Cornet
Jack Shilkret Piano
Nat Shilkret Leader
Frank Siegrist Trumpet
Ed Smalle Vocals
Del Staigers Cornet
Aileen Stanley Vocals
Ed Stannard Clarinet, Alto Saxophone
Joe Tarto Brass Bass
George Tordy Violin
Carl Wagner Brass Bass