Robert Smythe Hichens
Robert Hichens (Robert Smythe Hichens, 14 November 1864 – 20 July 1950) was an English journalist, novelist, music lyricist, short story writer, music critic and collaborated on successful plays. He is best remembered as a satirist of the "Naughty Nineties".
Birth and Death Data: Born November 14th, 1864 (Speldhurst), Died July 20th, 1950 (Zürich)
Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1912 - 1923
Roles Represented in DAHR: lyricist
|Company||Matrix No.||Size||First Recording Date||Title||Primary Performer||Description||Role||Audio|
|Victor||B-13457||10-in.||6/19/1913||Happy three||Frank Croxton||Male vocal solo||lyricist|
|Victor||B-20672||10-in.||9/17/1917||The bird and the rose||Herbert Witherspoon||Bass vocal solo, with orchestra||lyricist|
|Victor||B-28138||10-in.||6/19/1923||Over the desert||Edgar Kiefer||Male vocal solo, with orchestra||lyricist|
|Columbia||19739||10-in.||1/26/1912||Over the desert||Bertram Schwahn||Male vocal solo, with orchestra||lyricist|
|Columbia||45843||10-in.||7/8/1915||Happy three||Albert Wiederhold||Male vocal solo, with orchestra||lyricist|
Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Hichens, Robert Smythe," accessed October 27, 2020, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/102019.
Hichens, Robert Smythe. (2020). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved October 27, 2020, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/102019.
"Hichens, Robert Smythe." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2020. Web. 27 October 2020.
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