Pete Wendling  (1888-1974)
Last updated: 14.04.18
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.
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This list is arranged in chronological order and contains 57 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
Lonesome Waltz (1927)
Words by: Alfred Bryan
Arr. by Harry Tiedeman
Chromatic Rag (1916) wvicon.gif
Co-Author: Ed Gerhart
There's Something Nice About Everyone But There's Everything Nice About You (1927) wvicon.gif
Words by: Arthur Terker, Alfred Bryan
Honky Tonk (1916)
Cherie Chilly-Pom-Pom-Pee (1928) wvicon.gif
Words by: Alfred Bryan
Panatella (1916)
Co-Author: M. Kay Jerome
Don't Keep Me in the Dark, Bright Eyes (1928)
Co-Author: T.H. Lodge
Priscilla Waltz (1916) wvicon.gif
Humoreskimo (1928) wvicon.gif
Co-Author: Henri Berchman Words by: Alfred Bryan
Yaaka Hula Hickey Dula (1916) wvicon.gif
Words by: E.R. Goetz, Joe Young
Cubanella (1929)
Co-Author: T.H. Lodge Words by: Jack Meskill
Alexander's Back From Dixie With His Rag-Time Band (1917) wvicon.gif
Words by: Lew Cobwell
Loose Ankles (1929) wvicon.gif
Words by: Jack Meskill
Over the Top (1917) wvicon.gif
Co-Author: Jack Wells Words by: Alfred Bryan
Me and the Clock (1929) wvicon.gif
Words by: Jack Meskill, Billy Mann
I Miss That Mississippi Miss That Misses Me (1918) wvicon.gif
Words by: Sam M. Lewis, Joe Young
There's a Four Leaf Clover in My Pocket (1929) wvicon.gif
Words by: Lew Colwell, Jack Meskill
Oh! How I Wish I Could Sleep Until My Daddy Comes Home (1918) wvicon.gif
Words by: Sam M. Lewis, Joe Young
There's Danger in Your Eyes, Cherie! (1929)
Words by: Harry Richman, Jack Meskill
All the Quakers Are Shoulder Shakers Down in Quaker Town (1919) wvicon.gif
Words by: Bert Kalmar, Edgar Leslie
Wonderful You (1929) wvicon.gif
Words by: Jack Meskill, Max Rich
Down by the Meadow-Brook (1919) wvicon.gif
Words by: Edgar Leslie
You're a Pain the Heart to Me (1929) wvicon.gif
Words by: Jack Meskill, Al Hoffman
False Faces (1919) wvicon.gif
Words by: Edgar Leslie
Crying Myself to Sleep (1930) wvicon.gif
Words by: John Klenner
The Music of Wedding Chimes (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
Oh! What a Pal Was Mary (1919) wvicon.gif
Words by: Edgar Leslie, Bert Kalmar
I'm Tickled Pink With a Blue-Eyed Baby (1930)
Words by: Charles O'Flynn
Take Me to the Land of Jazz (1919) amazon15.gif wvicon.gif
Words by: Edgar Leslie, Bert Kalmar
Just a Little Dance Mam'selle (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
Swingin' in a Hammock (1930) wvicon.gif
Words by: Tot Seymour, Chas O'Flynn
What Cha Gonna Do When There Ain't No Jazz? (1920) wvicon.gif
Words by: Edgar Leslie
Who's Calling You Sweetheart To-Night (1930) wvicon.gif
Words by: Charles O'Flynn, Ben Gordon
Flirt (1922) wvicon.gif
Words & Music: Wendling Co-Author: M. Kortlander
Give Me Your Affection, Honey (1931)
Words by: Carmen Lombardo, Alfred Bryan
He Loves It (1922)
Words by: G. Clarke, Edgar Leslie
Thanks to You (1931) wvicon.gif
Words by: G. Clarke
A Sleepy Little Village (1922)
Words by: Edgar Leslie
I'm Sure of Everything But You (1932)
Words & Music: Wendling Co-Authors: G.W. Meyer, Charles O'Flynn
Whenever You're Lonesome Just Telephone Me (1922) wvicon.gif
Co-Author: M. Kortlander
I Believe in Miracles (1934) wvicon.gif
Words by: Sam M. Lewis, Geo. W. Meyer
Grandma's Boy (1922.) wvicon.gif
It's an Old Fashioned World After All (1934)
Words by: Alfred Bryan, G.W. Meyer
Black'n Blue (1924) wvicon.gif
Co-Author: M. Kortlander
Ooh! You Miser You! (1934)
Words by: Sam M Lewis
Butter Fingers (1924) wvicon.gif
Co-Author: M. Kortlander
I'm a Fool For Loving You (1936)
Words by: Sam M. Lewis
Flower of Spain (1924) wvicon.gif
Co-Author: M. Kortlander
Quicker Than You Can Say Jack Robinson (1936)
New Orleans Fizz (1924) wvicon.gif
Co-Author: M. Kortlander
Don't Wake Up My Heart (1938)
Co-Authors: G.W. Meyer, Sam M. Lewis
Steps - Modern Progression (1924) wvicon.gif
Co-Author: M. Kortlander
On the Street of Regret (1942) wvicon.gif
Words by: John Klenner
She Keeps Me in the Dark But I Met Her in the Moonlight (1926) wvicon.gif
Words by: Alfred Bryan, William Raskin
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youtube15.jpg Black'n Blue (2:42) Ragtime Dorian Henry
youtube15.jpg Butter Fingers (3:55) Ragtime Dorian Henry
youtube15.jpg Chromatic Rag (3:03) Ragtime Dorian Henry
youtube15.jpg Cubanella (1:48) Ragtime Dorian Henry
youtube15.jpg Flower of Spain (2:47) Ragtime Dorian Henry
youtube15.jpg Honky Tonk (2:27) Ragtime Dorian Henry
youtube15.jpg New Orleans Fizz (3:08) Ragtime Dorian Henry
youtube15.jpg Panatella (3:21) Ragtime Dorian Henry
youtube15.jpg Steps - Modern Progression (1:59) Ragtime Dorian Henry