Meredith Willson

Robert Meredith Willson

Also known as M. Williams, M. Willson, M. Wilson, Merëdith-Wilson, Meredith - Wilson, Meredith Wilson, Meredith Wilson And His Orchestra, Meredith-Willson, Meridith Wilson, Merrideth Wilson, Robert Meredith Willson, Williams, Willison, Willson, Wilson
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Discography of Meredith Willson:

# Release title Total tracks Type of release is Imprint date Label
1 The Music Man - Original Soundtrack 20 Audio 1962 Warner Bros. Records
2 The Music Man - Original Cast 18 Audio Capitol Records
3 The Music Man - Original Cast 18 Audio Capitol Records
4 The Music Man - Original Broadway Cast 18 Audio 1958-01-20 Capitol Records
5 The Music Man - Original Broadway Cast 18 Audio 1958 Capitol Records
6 Symphony No. 1 In F Minor, "A Symphony Of San Francisco" / Symphony No. 2 In E Minor, "The Missions Of California" 10 Audio 1999 Naxos
7 Chicken Fat 2 Audio Kimbo Educational Records
8 The Music Man - Original Broadway Cast Recording 20 Audio 1992
9 The Music Man - Original Broadway Cast 18 Audio
10 The Music Man - Original Broadway Cast 18 Audio Capitol Records
11 The Music Man - Original Soundtrack 17 Audio 1967-09-00
12 The Music Man - Original Soundtrack 20 Audio 1962 Warner Bros. Records
13 The Music Man - Original Broadway Cast Recording 20 Audio 1992
14 The Unsinkable Molly Brown - Original Broadway Cast 18 Audio 1960 Capitol Records
15 The Music Man - Original Soundtrack 20 Audio 1962 Warner Bros. Records
16 The Music Man - Original Broadway Cast 19 Audio 1958-01-20 Capitol Records
17 The Music Man - Original Broadway Cast 18 Audio
18 The Music Man • Original Soundtrack 20 Audio 1962 Warner Bros. Records
19 The Unsinkable Molly Brown - Original Broadway Cast 18 Audio 1960 Capitol Records
20 The Music Man - Original Broadway Cast 18 Audio 1957 Capitol Records
21 Meredith Wilson's The Music Man - Original Cast 18 Audio Capitol Records
22 The Music Man / Original Soundtrack Recording 20 Audio 1990-10-25 Warner Bros. Records
23 Here's Love (Original Broadway Cast) 15 Audio 1963 Columbia Masterworks
24 Here's Love (Original Broadway Cast) 15 Audio 1963 Columbia Masterworks


Robert Meredith Willson (18 May 1902 – 15 June 1984) was an American composer, songwriter, conductor and playwright. Willson played the flute and piccolo and was a member of John Philip Sousa’s famous band from 1921 to 1923. He then joined the New York Philharmonic Orchestra from 1924 to 1929. He is best known for writing the book, music, and lyrics for the 1958 Tony Award winning hit musical [i]The Music Man[/i]. The cast recording of [i]The Music Man[/i] won the first Grammy Award given for best cast album. Also remembered for playing a regular character on the Burns and Allen radio program, musical director for numerous radio shows and his work on films. He received Academy Awards nominations for writing the music for Charlie Chaplin's [i]The Great Dictator[/i] (1940) and William Wyler's [i]The Little Foxes[/i] (1941). Many of his songs have become standards, including [i]Till There Was You[/i] a hit for the Beatles in 1963.


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