Pete Wendling  (1888-1974)
Last updated: 20.02.17
According to the Internet source given below, Pete Wendling was an American composer and pianist born in New York City. He rose to prominence in the 1910's with such hits as Yaaka Hula Hickey Dula (1916), Take Me to the Land of Jazz (1919), Take Your Girlie to the Movies (1919) and Oh What a Pal Is Mary (1919). A leading pianist of his day, he joined the Rhythmodik Music Roll Company in 1914 producing piano rolls. By 1916 he was recording for American Piano Company (Ampico) before joining the prestigious QRS in 1918 where he remained until 1925. Thereafter he returned to composing in which he remained until his retirement in the 1950s. Of ragtime interest are his Soup and Fish (1913) andChromatic Rag (1916) which he co-authored with Harry Jentes and Ed Gerhart respectively. He died in New York City.


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Take Me to the Land of Jazz
Music by Pete Wendling. Words by: Edgar Leslie, Bert Kalmar.
Publisher: Waterson, Berlin & Snyder Co.
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Printed: 1919. Sheet Music 3 pages.
This list is arranged in chronological order and contains 47 works by Pete Wendling (1888-1974). It does not claim to be complete and represents only the number of items located. Key: Items on hold

By the Sycamore Tree (1904) wvicon.gif
Words by: H. Gillespie
Humoreskimo (1928) wvicon.gif
Co-Author: Henri Berchman Words by: Alfred Bryan
Chromatic Rag (1916) wvicon.gif
Co-Author: Ed Gerhart
Loose Ankles (1929) wvicon.gif
Words by: Jack Meskill
Yaaka Hula Hickey Dula (1916) wvicon.gif
Words by: E.R. Goetz, Joe Young
Me and the Clock (1929) wvicon.gif
Words by: Jack Meskill, Billy Mann
Alexander's Back From Dixie With His Rag-Time Band (1917) wvicon.gif
Words by: Lew Cobwell
There's a Four Leaf Clover in My Pocket (1929) wvicon.gif
Words by: Lew Colwell, Jack Meskill
Over the Top (1917) wvicon.gif
Co-Author: Jack Wells Words by: Alfred Bryan
There's Danger in Your Eyes, Cherie! (1929)
Words by: Harry Richman, Jack Meskill
I Miss That Mississippi Miss That Misses Me (1918) wvicon.gif
Words by: Sam M. Lewis, Joe Young
Wonderful You (1929) wvicon.gif
Words by: Jack Meskill, Max Rich
Oh! How I Wish I Could Sleep Until My Daddy Comes Home (1918) wvicon.gif
Words by: Sam M. Lewis, Joe Young
You're a Pain the Heart to Me (1929) wvicon.gif
Words by: Jack Meskill, Al Hoffman
All the Quakers Are Shoulder Shakers Down in Quaker Town (1919) wvicon.gif
Words by: Bert Kalmar, Edgar Leslie
Crying Myself to Sleep (1930) wvicon.gif
Words by: John Klenner
Down by the Meadow-Brook (1919) wvicon.gif
Words by: Edgar Leslie
I'll Be Blue Just Thinking of You From Now On (1930) wvicon.gif
Words & Music: Wendling Co-Author: George Whiting
False Faces (1919) wvicon.gif
Words by: Edgar Leslie
I'm Tickled Pink With a Blue-Eyed Baby (1930)
Words by: Charles O'Flynn
The Music of Wedding Chimes (1919) wvicon.gif
Words by: Edgar Leslie
Just a Little Dance Mam'selle (1930) wvicon.gif
Words by: Charles O'Flynn, Ben Gordon
Oh! What a Pal Was Mary (1919) wvicon.gif
Words by: Edgar Leslie, Bert Kalmar
Swingin' in a Hammock (1930) wvicon.gif
Words by: Tot Seymour, Chas O'Flynn
Take Me to the Land of Jazz (1919) amazon15.gif wvicon.gif
Words by: Edgar Leslie, Bert Kalmar
Who's Calling You Sweetheart To-Night (1930) wvicon.gif
Words by: Charles O'Flynn, Ben Gordon
Take Your Girlie to the Movies if You Can't Make Love at Home (1919) wvicon.gif
Words by: Edgar Leslie, Bert Kalmar
Give Me Your Affection, Honey (1931)
Words by: Carmen Lombardo, Alfred Bryan
What Cha Gonna Do When There Ain't No Jazz? (1920) wvicon.gif
Words by: Edgar Leslie
Thanks to You (1931) wvicon.gif
Words by: G. Clarke
Flirt (1922) wvicon.gif
Words & Music: Wendling Co-Author: M. Kortlander
I'm Sure of Everything But You (1932)
Words & Music: Wendling Co-Authors: G.W. Meyer, Charles O'Flynn
He Loves It (1922)
Words by: G. Clarke, Edgar Leslie
I Believe in Miracles (1934) wvicon.gif
Words by: Sam M. Lewis, Geo. W. Meyer
A Sleepy Little Village (1922)
Words by: Edgar Leslie
It's an Old Fashioned World After All (1934)
Words by: Alfred Bryan, G.W. Meyer
Whenever You're Lonesome Just Telephone Me (1922) wvicon.gif
Co-Author: M. Kortlander
Ooh! You Miser You! (1934)
Words by: Sam M Lewis
She Keeps Me in the Dark But I Met Her in the Moonlight (1926) wvicon.gif
Words by: Alfred Bryan, William Raskin
I'm a Fool For Loving You (1936)
Words by: Sam M. Lewis
Lonesome Waltz (1927)
Words by: Alfred Bryan
Arr. by Harry Tiedeman
Quicker Than You Can Say Jack Robinson (1936)
Words by: G.W. Meyer, Mack David
There's Something Nice About Everyone But There's Everything Nice About You (1927) wvicon.gif
Words by: Arthur Terker, Alfred Bryan
Don't Wake Up My Heart (1938)
Co-Authors: G.W. Meyer, Sam M. Lewis
Cherie Chilly-Pom-Pom-Pee (1928) wvicon.gif
Words by: Alfred Bryan
On the Street of Regret (1942) wvicon.gif
Words by: John Klenner
Don't Keep Me in the Dark, Bright Eyes (1928) wvicon.gif
Words by: Alfred Bryan