William B. Morrison  (1874-1937)
Last updated: 19.11.18
According to the Internet source given below, Will B. Morrison was an American composer and publisher of popular music born in Indiana. He published the odd piece for a number of his contemporaries notably Cecil Duane Crabb 's Fluffy Ruffles (1907) and Abe Olman 's Honeymoon Rag (1908). Of ragtime interest are his own Scarecrow Rag (1911) and Sour Grapes (1912). He died in Indianapolis, Indiana.

 
Websites:
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William B. Morrison  (1874-1937) has at least 13 item(s) at the Amazons which you can order on-line by clicking the item's order icon.

Before the Lights Were Lit Song
Words and Music by Will B. Morrison.
Publisher: Hamilton S. Gordon
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Printed: 1899. Sheet Music 5 pages. Limited Availability.
Before the Lights Were Lit Song
Words and Music by Will B. Morrison.
Editor/Arr.: L. Thomas
Publisher: Hamilton S. Gordon
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Printed: 1899. Sheet Music. Limited Availability.
Arr. for Quartette
Dreams of Madrid Novelette
By Will B. Morrison.
Publisher: The W.B. Morrison Co.
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Printed: 1908. Sheet Music 5 pages. Limited Availability.
If Dreams Come True
Music by Will B. Morrison. Words by: J. Will Callahan.
Publisher: J.W. Jenkins' Sons Music Co.
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Printed: 1912. Sheet Music. Limited Availability.
Johnnie-Jump-Ups Caprice Characteristic
By Will B. Morrison.
Publisher: The W.B. Morrison Co.
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Printed: 1908. Sheet Music 5 pages. Limited Availability.
Jolly Darkies March-Cakewalk
By Will B. Morrison.
Publisher: Hamilton S. Gordon
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Printed: 1900. Sheet Music. Limited Availability.
Little Mischief Two-Step
By Will B. Morrison.
Publisher: The W.B. Morrison Co.
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Printed: 1908. Sheet Music. Limited Availability.
The Ponies' Carnival March Two-Step
By Will B. Morrison.
Publisher: Hamilton S. Gordon
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Printed: 1905. Sheet Music. Limited Availability.
The Ponies' Carnival March Two-Step
By Will B. Morrison.
Editor/Arr.: Ed. Dicey
Publisher: Hamilton S. Gordon
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Printed: 1905. Sheet Music. Limited Availability.
Orchestral parts.
The Search Light - Song March Song
Music by Will B. Morrison. Words by: P.A.W..
Publisher: Hamilton S. Gordon
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Printed: 1903. Sheet Music 4 pages. Limited Availability.
The Search Light March
By Will B. Morrison.
Publisher: Hamilton S. Gordon
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Printed: 1902. Sheet Music. Limited Availability.
The Search Light March
By Will B. Morrison.
Editor/Arr.: Harry O. Walker
Publisher: Hamilton S. Gordon
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Printed: 1903. Sheet Music. Limited Availability.
Orchestral parts
Soubrette Waltz
By Will B. Morrison.
Publisher: The W.B. Morrison Co.
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Printed: 1908. Sheet Music 5 pages. Limited Availability.
     Performer CD Title Supplier
       
Ragtime Music CDs:
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cd15.gif "Perfessor" Bill Edwards Whipped Cream Rag
Item Title Available €     £     $     Other
             
DBE1032 Aloha Oe (1915) - Syncopated Waltz
A/T/T/T/B/GB(B), approx. 2¼ mins.
print-on-demand €12.00 £10.00 $15.50  
DBE1033 Belfry Chimes (1915) - Reverie
A+S/T+D/T+A/T/B+T/GB(B), approx. 2¾ mins.
print-on-demand €12.00 £10.00 $15.50  
DBE1035 Dance of the Sun Rays (1899) - Valse Impromptu
A/T/T/T/B/GB(B), approx. 3½ mins.
print-on-demand €12.00 £10.00 $15.50  
DBE1036 Flower Land (1907) - Op. 31
A/T/T/T/B/GB(B), approx. 5 mins.
print-on-demand €12.00 £10.00 $15.50  
DBE1037 Humoreske (1915) - by Anton Dvorak arr. as a Syncopated Waltz
D+T/A/T/T/B/GB(B), approx. 2¾ mins.
print-on-demand €12.00 £10.00 $15.50  
DBE1041 Scarecrow Rag (1911)
T/T/T/B/GB(B), approx. 3½ mins.
print-on-demand €12.00 £10.00 $15.50  
DBE1042 Soubrette (1908) - Waltz
T/T/T/B/B/GB(B), approx. 3¾ mins.
print-on-demand €12.00 £10.00 $15.50  
 DBE1043 Sour Grapes (1912) - Rag
A/T/T/T/B/GB(B), approx. 3¼ mins.
print-on-demand €12.00 £10.00 $15.50  
DBE1044 The Speed King March (1914) - Two Step
A/T/T/T+B/B/GB(B), approx. 4 mins.
print-on-demand €12.00 £10.00 $15.50  
DBE1045 Traumerei (1913) - by R. Schumann arr. as a Syncopated Waltz
D/A/A/T/B/GB(B), approx. 5 mins.
print-on-demand €12.00 £10.00 $15.50  
DBE1046 Trouble (1914) - Rag
A/T/T/T/B/GB(B), approx.3 mins.
print-on-demand €12.00 £10.00 $15.50  
DBE1047 Will O' the Wisp (1912) - Syncopated Waltzes
T/T/T/T+B/B/GB(B), approx. 2¾ mins.
print-on-demand €12.00 £10.00 $15.50  
     Title Instruments Remarks
       
sm15.gif Aloha Oe (1915) A/T/T/T/B/GB(B) dbe15.gifmp315.gif
sm15.gif Belfry Chimes (1915) A+S/T+D/T+A/T/B+T/GB(B) dbe15.gifmp315.gif
sm15.gif Dance of the Sun Rays (1899) A/T/T/T/B/GB(B) dbe15.gifmp315.gif
sm15.gif Flower Land (1907) A/T/T/T+B/B/GB(B) dbe15.gifmp315.gif
sm15.gif Humoreske (1915) D+T/A/T/T/B/GB(B) dbe15.gifmp315.gif
sm15.gif Scarecrow Rag (1911) T/T/T/B/GB(B) dbe15.gifmp315.gif
sm15.gif Soubrette (1908) T/T/T/B/B/GB(B) dbe15.gifmp315.gif
sm15.gif Sour Grapes (1912) A/T/T/T/B/GB(B) dbe15.gifmp315.gif
sm15.gif The Speed King March (1914) A/T/T/T+B/B/GB(B) dbe15.gifmp315.gif
sm15.gif Traumerei (1913) D/A/A/T/B/B/GB(B) dbe15.gifmp315.gif
sm15.gif Trouble (1914) A/T/T/T/B/GB(B) dbe15.gifmp315.gif
sm15.gif Will O' the Wisp (1912) T/T/T/T+B/B/GB(B) dbe15.gifmp315.gif
This list is arranged in chronological order and contains 38 works by William B. Morrison (1874-1937). It does not claim to be complete and represents only the number of items located. Key: Electronic Resource Items
Title Year Co-Author Words By Remarks
         
Before the Lights Were Lit 1899  amazon15.gif wvicon.gif
Dance of the Sun Rays (1899) 1899  wvicon.gif
The Cake Walk at Boomblestein's Ball 1900
Jolly Darkies 1900  amazon15.gif wvicon.gif
The Search Light 1902  amazon15.gif wvicon.gif
The Search Light - Song 1903  amazon15.gif wvicon.gif
The Ponies' Carnival 1905  amazon15.gif wvicon.gif
Dreaming of You 1906 Words & Music by Morrison  wvicon.gif
Flower Land (1907) 1907  wvicon.gif
Love's Greeting 1907  wvicon.gif
Dreams of Madrid 1908  amazon15.gif wvicon.gif
Johnnie-Jump-Ups 1908  amazon15.gif wvicon.gif
Little Mischief 1908  amazon15.gif wvicon.gif
Soubrette (1908) 1908  amazon15.gif wvicon.gif
Trouble (1914) 1908 C.D. Crabb  wvicon.gif
Candlelight Reverie 1911  wvicon.gif
Title Year Co-Author Words By Remarks
         
Scarecrow Rag (1911) 1911  wvicon.gif
Way of the World 1911  wvicon.gif
If Dreams Come True 1912 J. Will Callahan  amazon15.gif wvicon.gif
Sour Grapes (1912) 1912  wvicon.gif
Will O' the Wisp (1912) 1912  wvicon.gif
Traumerei (1913) 1913  wvicon.gif
Dream Days 1914 Words & Music by Morrison  wvicon.gif
Love's Old Sweet Song 1914  wvicon.gif
Mammy's Li'l Sugah Plum 1914  wvicon.gif
My Old Kentucky Home 1914  wvicon.gif
Phiddlin Phil 1914  wvicon.gif
The Speed King March (1914) 1914  wvicon.gif
That Waltz 1914 Frank Swift  wvicon.gif
Aloha Oe (1915) 1915  wvicon.gif
Belfry Chimes (1915) 1915  wvicon.gif
Flower Song 1915  wvicon.gif
Title Year Co-Author Words By Remarks
         
Humoreske (1915) 1915  wvicon.gif
Dream of the Rose ?  wvicon.gif
Here Comes the Band ?  wvicon.gif
Just a Golden Dream ? Words & Music by Morrison  wvicon.gif
Moonlight Dreams ?  wvicon.gif
Valse Roses ?  wvicon.gif
     Title Dur Composer Performer Score/Song
           
youtube15.jpg Aloha Oe 2:38 W.B. Morrison  Ragtime Dorian Henry Aloha Oe (1915)
youtube15.jpg Flower Song 2:06 W.B. Morrison  Ragtime Dorian Henry
youtube15.jpg Jolly Darkies 2:58 W.B. Morrison  Ragtime Dorian Henry
youtube15.jpg Love's Old Sweet Song 2:20 W.B. Morrison  Ragtime Dorian Henry
youtube15.jpg My Old Kentucky Home 1:50 W.B. Morrison  Ragtime Dorian Henry
youtube15.jpg Phiddlin Phil 1:38 W.B. Morrison  Ragtime Dorian Henry
youtube15.jpg Scarecrow Rag Scarecro W.B. Morrison  Ragtime Dorian Henry Scarecrow Rag (1911)
youtube15.jpg Soubrette 3:57 W.B. Morrison  Ragtime Dorian Henry Soubrette (1908)
youtube15.jpg Sour Grapes 2:52 W.B. Morrison  Ragtime Dorian Henry Sour Grapes (1912)
youtube15.jpg  Trouble 2:38 W.B. Morrison  Ragtime Dorian Henry
youtube15.jpg Trouble 3:00 W.B. Morrison  Ragtime Dorian Henry
youtube15.jpg Will O' the Wisp 3:19 W.B. Morrison  Ragtime Dorian Henry Will O' the Wisp (1912)