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Roy Smeck

Leroy Smeck (6 February 1900 – 5 April 1994) was an American musician. His skill on the banjo, guitar, and ukulele earned him the nickname "The Wizard of the Strings".

Birth and Death Data: Born February 6th, 1900 (Reading), Died April 4th, 1994 (New York City)

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1923 - 1953

Roles Represented in DAHR: leader, guitar, steel guitar, banjo, octo-chorda, composer, jew's harp, harmonica, ukulele, performer

Notes: Sometimes billed as the "Wizard of the Strings."

Recordings

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Victor B-30546 10-in. 8/5/1924 Hayseed rag The Dizzy Trio Instrumental trio, with jew's harp and piano instrumentalist, banjo, jew's harp  
Victor BVE-35305 10-in. 4/12/1926 Twilight echoes Carson Robison ; Roy Smeck Octo-chorda and guitar duet composer, instrumentalist, octo-chorda  
Victor BVE-35306 10-in. 4/12/1926 Tough pickin' Carson Robison ; Roy Smeck Octo-chorda and guitar duet composer, instrumentalist, octo-chorda  
Victor BVE-36092 10-in. 9/2/1926 There's a new star in heaven tonight Vernon Dalhart Male vocal solo, with violin and guitar instrumentalist, guitar  
Victor BVE-36093 10-in. 9/2/1926 An old-fashioned picture Vernon Dalhart Male vocal solo, with violin and guitar instrumentalist, guitar  
Victor BVE-36364 10-in. 9/29/1926 The Miami storm Vernon Dalhart Male vocal solo, with violin and guitar instrumentalist, guitar  
Victor BVE-36365 10-in. 9/29/1926 A handful of earth from Mother's grave Vernon Dalhart Male vocal solo, with violin and guitar instrumentalist, guitar  
Victor BVE-36949 10-in. 11/19/1926 Far away in Hawaii Vernon Dalhart ; Carson Robison Male vocal duet, with instrumental ensemble instrumentalist, steel guitar  
Victor BVE-39279 10-in. 6/21/1927 Itchin' fingers Art Kahn ; Roy Smeck Guitar and piano duet instrumentalist, guitar  
Victor BVE-39281 10-in. 6/21/1927 Banjokes Art Kahn ; Roy Smeck Guitar and piano duet instrumentalist, guitar  
Victor BVE-39282 10-in. 6/21/1927 The ghost of the banjo Art Kahn ; Roy Smeck Guitar and piano duet instrumentalist, guitar  
Victor BVE-43505 10-in. 3/27/1928 Dream River The Revelers Male vocal quartet, with piano and octo-chorda instrumentalist, octo-chorda  
Victor BVE-46397 10-in. 12/18/1928 Trundle bed Frank McCravy ; James McCravy Male vocal duet, with instrumental ensemble instrumentalist, jew's harp, guitar  
Victor BVE-46398 10-in. 12/18/1928 Hide away Frank McCravy ; James McCravy Male vocal duet, with instrumental ensemble instrumentalist, harmonica, jew's harp, guitar  
Victor BVE-46399 10-in. 12/18/1928 Sister Lucy Frank McCravy ; James McCravy Male vocal duet, with instrumental ensemble instrumentalist, harmonica, jew's harp, guitar  
Victor BVE-49299 10-in. 12/27/1928 Birmingham jail Bud Billings ; Joe Billings Male vocal duet, with violin and 2 guitars instrumentalist, steel guitar  
Victor BVE-49419 10-in. 12/28/1928 You're as welcome as the flowers in May Bud Billings ; Joe Billings Male vocal duet, with instrumental trio and whistling instrumentalist, steel guitar  
Victor BVE-49420 10-in. 12/28/1928 When the harvest moon is shining Bud Billings ; Joe Billings Male vocal duet, with instrumental trio and whistling instrumentalist, steel guitar  
Victor BVE-49421 10-in. 12/28/1928 How to make love Bud Billings Male vocal solo, with instrumental ensemble instrumentalist, banjo  
Victor BVE-49422 10-in. 12/28/1928 Barnacle Bill, the sailor Bud Billings Male vocal solo, with instrumental ensemble instrumentalist, steel guitar  
Victor BVE-49600 10-in. 12/27/1928 Columbus stockade blues Bud Billings ; Joe Billings Male vocal duet, with violin and 2 guitars instrumentalist, steel guitar  
Victor BVE-49873 10-in. 2/19/1929 She just kept kissing on Kelly Harrell Male vocal solo, with instrumental quartet instrumentalist, harmonica, jew's harp  
Victor BVE-49874 10-in. 2/19/1929 All my sins are taken away Kelly Harrell Male vocal solo, with instrumental quartet instrumentalist, harmonica, jew's harp  
Victor BVE-50885 10-in. 5/16/1929 Sittin' and whittlin' Billy Hays Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal duet instrumentalist, jew's harp  
Victor BVE-50886 10-in. 5/16/1929 Do you believe? Billy Hays Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo instrumentalist, guitar  
Victor BVE-50887 10-in. 5/16/1929 When it's springtime in the Rockies Bud Billings ; Joe Billings Male vocal duet, with violin and 2 guitars instrumentalist, guitar  
Victor BVE-50888 10-in. 5/16/1929 Sleepy Rio Grande Bud Billings ; Joe Billings Male vocal duet, with violin and 2 guitars instrumentalist, guitar  
Victor BVE-50891 10-in. 5/16/1929 Barnacle Bill the sailor, no. 2 Bud Billings ; Joe Billings Male vocal duet, with violin and 2 guitars instrumentalist, guitar  
Victor BVE-53424 10-in. 5/21/1929 Left my gal in the mountains Bud Billings ; Joe Billings Male vocal duet, with instrumental quartet instrumentalist, guitar  
Victor CVE-57765 12-in. 12/11/1929 Kyrie eleēson (Κυριε ελεησον) Tetos Demetriades (Τετος Δημητριαδης) Male vocal solo, with vocal chorus and instrumental ensemble instrumentalist, harmonica, jew's harp  
Victor CVE-57766 12-in. 12/11/1929 Ein' tēs modas (Ειν' της μοδας) Tetos Demetriades (Τετος Δημητριαδης) Male vocal solo, with instrumental ensemble instrumentalist, harmonica  
Victor BVE-58338 10-in. 12/30/1929 Everybody does it in Hawaii King Oliver Orchestra Jazz/dance band instrumentalist, steel guitar  
Victor BVE-58339 10-in. 12/30/1929 Frankie and Johnny King Oliver Orchestra ; Roy Smeck Jazz/dance band instrumentalist, harmonica  
Victor BVE-58340 10-in. 12/30/1929 New Orleans shout King Oliver Orchestra Jazz/dance band instrumentalist, steel guitar  
Victor BVE-58396 10-in. 1/20/1930 Calamity Jane Vernon Dalhart ; Adelyne Hood Female-male vocal duet, with instrumental trio instrumentalist, banjo  
Victor BVE-58397 10-in. 1/20/1930 Hallelujah, there's a rainbow in the sky Vernon Dalhart ; Adelyne Hood Female-male vocal duet, with instrumental quartet instrumentalist, banjo  
Victor BVE-58399 10-in. 1/20/1930 Out in the great Northwest Vernon Dalhart ; Adelyne Hood Female-male vocal duet, with instrumental quintet instrumentalist, banjo  
Victor BVE-59680 10-in. 4/8/1930 Poor man's heaven Bud Billings ; Carson Robison Male vocal duet, with instrumental ensemble instrumentalist, guitar  
Victor BVE-59681 10-in. 4/8/1930 Leave the purty gals alone Bud Billings ; Carson Robison Male vocal duet, with instrumental ensemble instrumentalist, guitar  
Victor BVE-64376 10-in. 11/25/1930 Au revoir, pleasant dreams Roy Smeck Vita Trio Instrumental trio, with male vocal solo (Hawaiian) leader  
Victor BVE-64377 10-in. 11/25/1930 Sing your way home Roy Smeck Vita Trio Instrumental trio, with male vocal solo (Hawaiian) leader  
Victor BRC-70110 10-in. 7/1/1931 Reflections of you Band O’ Sunshine ; Sunny Clapp ; George Marks Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo instrumentalist, guitar  
Columbia 81823 10-in. 6/12/1924 Ukulele blues Roy Smeck Ukulele solo, unaccompanied instrumentalist, steel guitar  
Columbia 81824 10-in. 6/12/1924 Go 'long, mule Roy Smeck Ukulele solo, unaccompanied instrumentalist, steel guitar  
Columbia 81831 10-in. 6/18/1924 How come you do me like you do? Alabama Joe ; Edith Wilson Female vocal solo ("blues singer"), with guitar instrumentalist, guitar  
Columbia 81832 10-in. 6/18/1924 Muscle Shoals blues Alabama Joe ; Edith Wilson Female vocal solo ("blues singer"), with guitar instrumentalist, guitar  
Columbia 81861 10-in. 7/3/1924 How can I get it, when you keep on snatchin' it back? Alabama Joe ; Bessie Brown Female vocal solo ("blues singer"), with guitar instrumentalist, guitar  
Columbia 81862 10-in. 7/3/1924 Hoodoo blues Alabama Joe ; Bessie Brown Female vocal solo ("blues singer"), with guitar instrumentalist, guitar  
Columbia W140489 10-in. 4/1/1925 Dangerous blues Alabama Joe ; Maggie Jones Female vocal solo ("blues singer"), with guitar instrumentalist, guitar  
Columbia W140490 10-in. 4/1/1925 Suicide blues Alabama Joe ; Maggie Jones Female vocal solo ("blues singer"), with guitar instrumentalist, guitar  
Columbia W141954 10-in. 4/13/1926 Tough pickin' Carson Robison ; Roy Smeck Octo-chorda solo, with guitar composer, instrumentalist, octo-chorda  
Columbia W141955 10-in. 4/13/1926 Twilight echoes Carson Robison ; Roy Smeck Octo-chorda solo, with guitar instrumentalist, octo-chorda  
Columbia W142540 10-in. 8/19/1926 Downhearted blues Virgina Childs Female vocal solo ("blues singer"), with guitar instrumentalist, guitar  
Columbia W142541 10-in. 8/19/1926 St. Louis blues Virginia Childs Female vocal solo ("blues singer"), with guitar instrumentalist, guitar  
Columbia W142542 10-in. 8/19/1926 If you can't hold the man you love Virgina Childs Female vocal solo ("blues singer"), with guitar instrumentalist, guitar  
Columbia W142543 10-in. 8/19/1926 You're burnin' me up Virgina Childs Female vocal solo ("blues singer"), with guitar instrumentalist, guitar  
Columbia W144289 10-in. 6/17/1927 Banjokes Art Kahn ; Roy Smeck Banjo and piano duet composer, instrumentalist, banjo  
Columbia W144290 10-in. 6/17/1927 The ghost of the banjo Art Kahn ; Roy Smeck Banjo and piano duet composer, instrumentalist, banjo  
Columbia W151215 10-in. 1/15/1931 The waltz you saved for me Roy Smeck Hawaiian Trio Jazz/dance trio (Hawaiian), with male vocal solo leader  
Columbia W151216 10-in. 1/15/1931 Dreamy Rocky Mountain moon Roy Smeck Hawaiian Trio Jazz/dance trio (Hawaiian), with male vocal solo leader  
OKeh W80100 10-in. 9/9/1926 Twilight echoes Carson Robison ; Roy Smeck Octo-chorda and guitar duet instrumentalist, octo-chorda  
OKeh 80101 10-in. 9/9/1926 Tough pickin' Carson Robison ; Roy Smeck Octo-chorda and guitar duet composer, instrumentalist, octo-chorda  
OKeh W80212 10-in. 11/16/1926 Itchin' fingers Carson Robison ; Roy Smeck Guitar duet composer, instrumentalist, guitar  
OKeh W80213 10-in. 11/16/1926 Stretchin' the strings Carson Robison ; Roy Smeck Guitar duet composer, instrumentalist, guitar  
OKeh W402468 10-in. 6/25/1929 I'll always be in love with you Roy Smeck’s Trio Instrumental trio, with male vocal solo leader  
OKeh W402469 10-in. 6/25/1929 Honey Roy Smeck’s Trio Instrumental trio, with male vocal solo leader  
OKeh W402879 10-in. 8/23/1929 My song of the Nile Smith Ballew ; Roy Smeck’s Trio Instrumental trio, with male vocal solo leader  
OKeh W402880 10-in. 8/23/1929 Am I blue? Smith Ballew ; Roy Smeck’s Trio Instrumental trio, with male vocal solo leader  
OKeh W403234 10-in. 11/6/1929 By the way Roy Smeck’s Trio Instrumental trio leader  
OKeh W403235 10-in. 11/6/1929 Missouri moon Roy Smeck’s Trio Instrumental trio leader  
OKeh W404039 10-in. 5/23/1930 Telling it to the daisies Roy Smeck’s Trio Instrumental trio, with vocal leader  
OKeh W404040 10-in. 5/23/1930 I never dreamt Roy Smeck’s Trio Instrumental trio, with vocal leader  
Brunswick E34906 10-in. 10/21/1930 I miss a little miss Roy Smeck Vitaphone Trio Jazz/dance trio, with vocal leader  
Brunswick E34907 10-in. 10/21/1930 In a window, in a house, in Caroline Roy Smeck Vitaphone Trio Jazz/dance trio, with vocal leader  
Brunswick E35638 10-in. 12/4/1930 Little Spanish dancer Roy Smeck Vitaphone Trio Jazz/dance trio, with male vocal solo leader  
Brunswick E35639 10-in. 12/4/1930 Sing your way home Roy Smeck Vitaphone Trio Jazz/dance trio, with male vocal solo leader  
Brunswick E35883 10-in. 12/29/1930 Blue Pacific moonlight Roy Smeck Vitaphone Trio Instrumental trio, with male vocal duet leader  
Brunswick E35884 10-in. 12/29/1930 Little sweetheart of the prairie Roy Smeck Vitaphone Trio Instrumental trio, with male vocal duet leader  
Brunswick E35956 10-in. 1/28/1931 Just a gigolo Roy Smeck Vitaphone Trio Instrumental trio, with male vocal solo leader  
Brunswick E35957 10-in. 1/28/1931 Reaching for the moon Roy Smeck Vitaphone Trio Instrumental trio, with male vocal solo leader  
Brunswick E36512 10-in. 3/26/1931 By the River Sainte Marie Roy Smeck Vitaphone Trio Instrumental trio, with male vocal solo leader  
Brunswick E36513 10-in. 3/26/1931 Do el Rio “Sainte Marie” Trio Vitafonico Hawaiano Instrumental trio, with male vocal solo leader  
Brunswick E36514 10-in. 3/26/1931 The waltz you saved for me Roy Smeck Vitaphone Trio Instrumental trio, with male vocal solo leader  
Brunswick E36515 10-in. 3/26/1931 Broken-hearted waltz Roy Smeck Vitaphone Trio Instrumental trio, with male vocal solo leader  
Brunswick E36516 10-in. 3/26/1931 Vals del corazon partido Trio Vitafonico Hawaiano Instrumental trio, with male vocal solo leader  
Brunswick E36682 10-in. 5/5/1931 My cradle sweetheart Roy Smeck Vitaphone Trio Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo leader  
Brunswick E36683 10-in. 5/5/1931 Rock me in a cradle of Kalua Roy Smeck Vitaphone Trio Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo leader  
Brunswick E36684 10-in. 5/5/1931 Rocky Mountain lullaby Roy Smeck Vitaphone Trio Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo leader  
Brunswick E2903-E2904 10-in. 4/24/1926 Tough pickin’ Roy Smeck Octo-chorda, with guitar composer, instrumentalist, octo-chorda  
Brunswick E2905-E2906 10-in. 4/24/1926 Twilight echoes Roy Smeck Octo-chorda, with guitar composer, instrumentalist, octo-chorda  
Brunswick E3238-E3240 10-in. 6/16/1926 Twilight echoes Roy Smeck Octo-chorda solo, with guitar instrumentalist, octo-chorda  
Edison 18297 10-in. 3/10/1928 Tough pickin' Carson Robison ; Roy Smeck Octo-chorda and guitar duet composer, instrumentalist, octo-chorda  
Edison 18298 10-in. 3/10/1928 Twilight echoes Carson Robison ; Roy Smeck Octo-chorda and guitar duet instrumentalist, octo-chorda  
Edison 18300 10-in. 3/12/1928 Itching fingers F. Henri Klickmann ; Roy Smeck Guitar solo, with piano composer, instrumentalist, guitar  
Edison 18301 10-in. 3/12/1928 12th Street rag F. Henri Klickmann ; Roy Smeck Ukulele solo, with piano instrumentalist, ukulele  
Edison 19169 10-in. 4/25/1929 I wish I had died in my cradle (Before I grew up to love you) Jimson Brothers Male vocal duet, with instrumental ensemble instrumentalist, banjo, guitar  
Edison 19170 10-in. 4/25/1929 Waiting for a train Jimson Brothers Male vocal solo, with instrumental ensemble instrumentalist, guitar, banjo  
Edison 19230 10-in. 6/3/1929 Left my gal in the mountains Jimson Brothers Male vocal duet, with instrumental ensemble instrumentalist, banjo  
Edison 19231 10-in. 6/3/1929 Goin' back to Texas Jimson Brothers Male vocal duet, with instrumental ensemble instrumentalist, steel guitar  
Edison 19250 10-in. 6/13/1929 I'd fall in love with me (If I were you) Vaughn De Leath Female vocal solo, with 2 guitars and piano instrumentalist, guitar  
Edison 19251 10-in. 6/13/1929 My dear Vaughn De Leath Female vocal solo, with 2 guitars and piano instrumentalist, guitar  
Edison N-135 10-in. 3/10/1928 Tough pickin' Carson Robison ; Roy Smeck Guitar and octa-chorda duet instrumentalist, octo-chorda, composer  
Edison N-136 10-in. 3/10/1928 Twilight echoes Carson Robison ; Roy Smeck Octo-chorda and guitar duet instrumentalist, octo-chorda  
Edison N-137 10-in. 3/12/1928 Itching fingers F. Henri Klickmann ; Roy Smeck Guitar solo, with piano instrumentalist, guitar, composer  
Edison N-138 10-in. 3/12/1928 12th Street rag F. Henri Klickmann ; Roy Smeck Ukulele solo, with piano instrumentalist, ukulele  
Edison N-871 10-in. 4/25/1929 I wish I had died in my cradle (before I grew up to love you) Jimson Brothers Male vocal duet, with instrumental ensemble instrumentalist, banjo, guitar  
Edison N-872 10-in. 4/25/1929 Waiting for a train Jimson Brothers Male vocal solo, with instrumental ensemble instrumentalist, banjo, guitar  
Edison N-934 10-in. 6/3/1929 Left my gal in the mountains Jimson Brothers Male vocal duet, with instrumental ensemble instrumentalist, banjo  
Edison N-935 10-in. 6/3/1929 Goin' back to Texas Jimson Brothers Male vocal duet, with instrumental ensemble instrumentalist, steel guitar  
Edison N-955 10-in. 6/13/1929 I'd fall in love with me (if I were you) Vaughn De Leath Female vocal solo, with 2 guitars and piano instrumentalist, guitar  
Edison N-956 10-in. 6/13/1929 My dear Vaughn De Leath Female vocal solo, with 2 guitars and piano instrumentalist, guitar  
Edison N-991 10-in. 7/1/1929 When we get together in the moonlight (We get along great) Ermine Calloway Female vocal solo, with guitar and piano instrumentalist, guitar  
Decca 60215 10-in. 12/11/1935 On Treasure Island Roy Smeck and his Serenaders instrumentalist, guitar, banjo, leader  
Decca 60216 10-in. 12/11/1935 Red sails in the sunset Roy Smeck and his Serenaders instrumentalist, guitar, banjo, leader  
Decca 60217 10-in. 12/11/1935 Moon over Miami Roy Smeck and his Serenaders instrumentalist, guitar, banjo, leader  
Decca 60218 10-in. 12/11/1935 Boots and saddle Roy Smeck and his Serenaders instrumentalist, guitar, banjo, leader  
Decca 60408 10-in. 1/28/1936 My blue heaven Marc Williams instrumentalist, steel guitar  
Decca 60409 10-in. 1/28/1936 My melancholy baby-1 Marc Williams instrumentalist, steel guitar  
Decca 60410 10-in. 1/28/1936 I'm waiting for ships that never come in Marc Williams instrumentalist, steel guitar  
Decca 60411 10-in. 1/28/1936 When they changed my name to a number Marc Williams instrumentalist, steel guitar  
Decca 60477 10-in. 2/16/1936 Honolulu stars and Hawaiian guitars Roy Smeck and his Serenaders leader  
Decca 60478 10-in. 2/16/1936 A little rendezvous in Honolulu Roy Smeck and his Serenaders leader  
Decca 60479 10-in. 2/16/1936 Alone Roy Smeck and his Serenaders leader  
Decca 60480 10-in. 2/16/1936 But where are you? Roy Smeck and his Serenaders leader  
Decca 60566 10-in. 2/24/1936 My melancholy baby Marc Williams instrumentalist, steel guitar  
Decca 60567 10-in. 2/24/1936 My blue heaven Marc Williams instrumentalist, steel guitar  
Decca 60568 10-in. 2/24/1936 I'm waiting for ships that never come in Marc Williams instrumentalist, steel guitar  
Decca 61024 10-in. 4/9/1936 Meditation (Guitaroso De.1089) Roy Smeck instrumentalist, steel guitar  
Decca 61025 10-in. 4/9/1936 Slippery fingers Roy Smeck instrumentalist, steel guitar  
Decca 61176 10-in. 6/16/1936 On the beach at Bali Bali Roy Smeck and his Serenaders instrumentalist, steel guitar, leader  
Decca 61177 10-in. 6/16/1936 Would you? Roy Smeck and his Serenaders instrumentalist, steel guitar, leader  
Decca 61178 10-in. 6/16/1936 It's a sin to tell a lie Roy Smeck and his Serenaders instrumentalist, steel guitar, leader  
Decca 61179 10-in. 6/16/1936 We'll rest at the end of the trail Roy Smeck and his Serenaders instrumentalist, steel guitar, leader  
Decca 61263 10-in. 9/15/1936 If we never meet again Roy Smeck and his Serenaders leader  
Decca 61264 10-in. 9/15/1936 Midnight blue Roy Smeck and his Serenaders leader  
Decca 61265 10-in. 9/15/1936 Sweetheart, let's grow old together Roy Smeck and his Serenaders leader  
Decca 61266 10-in. 9/15/1936 I wasn't lying when I said .. Roy Smeck and his Serenaders leader  
Decca 61357 10-in. 10/29/1936 Wintertime dreams Roy Smeck and his Serenaders leader  
Decca 61358 10-in. 10/29/1936 In the chapel in the moonlight Roy Smeck and his Serenaders leader  
Decca 61359 10-in. 10/29/1936 I can't pretend Roy Smeck and his Serenaders leader  
Decca 61360 10-in. 10/29/1936 Let me sing in Echo Valley Roy Smeck and his Serenaders leader  
Decca 61509 10-in. 1/12/1937 Trust in me Roy Smeck and his Serenaders leader  
Decca 61510 10-in. 1/12/1937 This year's kisses Roy Smeck and his Serenaders leader  
Decca 61511 10-in. 1/12/1937 On a little bamboo bridge Roy Smeck and his Serenaders leader  
Decca 61512 10-in. 1/12/1937 You're laughing at me Roy Smeck and his Serenaders leader  
Decca 61570 10-in. 2/3/1937 Serenade in the night Roy Smeck and his Serenaders leader  
Decca 61571 10-in. 2/3/1937 Wanted Roy Smeck and his Serenaders leader  
Decca 61572 10-in. 2/3/1937 What will I tell my heart ? Roy Smeck and his Serenaders leader  
Decca 61573 10-in. 2/3/1937 When the poppies bloom again Roy Smeck and his Serenaders leader  
Decca 62457 10-in. 7/30/1937 Moonlight on the highway Roy Smeck and his Serenaders leader  
Decca 62458 10-in. 7/30/1937 The moon got in my eyes Roy Smeck and his Serenaders leader  
Decca 62459 10-in. 7/30/1937 Remember me? Roy Smeck and his Serenaders leader  
Decca 62460 10-in. 7/30/1937 On with the dance Roy Smeck and his Serenaders leader  
Decca 62597 10-in. 9/16/1937 Better luck next time Roy Smeck and his Serenaders leader  
Decca 62598 10-in. 9/16/1937 Bugle call rag Roy Smeck and his Serenaders leader  
Decca 62599 10-in. 9/16/1937 I still love to kiss you goodnight Roy Smeck and his Serenaders leader  
Decca 62600 10-in. 9/16/1937 Limehouse blues Roy Smeck and his Serenaders leader  
Decca 62774 10-in. 11/16/1937 You took the words right out of my heart Roy Smeck and his Serenaders leader  
Decca 62775 10-in. 11/16/1937 You're a sweetheart Roy Smeck and his Serenaders leader  
Decca 62776 10-in. 11/16/1937 When the organ played O promise me Roy Smeck and his Serenaders leader  
Decca 63143 10-in. 1/13/1938 Sweet as a song Roy Smeck and his Serenaders leader  
Decca 63144 10-in. 1/13/1938 More than ever Roy Smeck and his Serenaders leader  
Decca 63145 10-in. 1/13/1938 On the sentimental side Roy Smeck and his Serenaders leader  
Decca 63146 10-in. 1/13/1938 Smoke from a chimney Roy Smeck and his Serenaders leader  
Decca 63478 10-in. 3/24/1938 Ti-pi-tin Roy Smeck and his Serenaders leader  
Decca 63483 10-in. 3/24/1938 A gypsy told me Roy Smeck and his Serenaders leader  
Decca 63484 10-in. 3/24/1938 Love walked in Roy Smeck and his Serenaders leader  
Decca 63485 10-in. 3/24/1938 There's a new moon over the old mill Roy Smeck and his Serenaders leader  
Decca 63676 10-in. 4/25/1938 Little lady make believe Roy Smeck and his Serenaders leader  
Decca 63677 10-in. 4/25/1938 Let me whisper Roy Smeck and his Serenaders leader  
Decca 63678 10-in. 4/25/1938 There's a village in the valley Roy Smeck and his Serenaders leader  
Decca 63679 10-in. 4/25/1938 Cathedral in the pines Roy Smeck and his Serenaders leader  
Decca 64250 10-in. 6/30/1938 Beside a moonlight stream Roy Smeck and his Serenaders leader  
Decca 64251 10-in. 6/30/1938 Now it can be told Roy Smeck and his Serenaders leader  
Decca 64252 10-in. 6/30/1938 Will you remember tonight tomorrow? Roy Smeck and his Serenaders leader  
Decca 64253 10-in. 6/30/1938 The same sweet you Roy Smeck and his Serenaders leader  
Decca 64476 10-in. 8/23/1938 I used to be color blind Roy Smeck and his Serenaders leader  
Decca 64477 10-in. 8/23/1938 Tu-li-tulip time Roy Smeck and his Serenaders leader  
Decca 64478 10-in. 8/23/1938 Is that the way to treat a sweetheart? Roy Smeck and his Serenaders leader  
Decca 64479 10-in. 8/23/1938 You're the only star Roy Smeck and his Serenaders leader  
Decca 64740 10-in. 11/16/1938 After looking at you Roy Smeck and his Serenaders leader  
Decca 64741 10-in. 11/16/1938 Have you forgotten so soon? Roy Smeck and his Serenaders leader  
Decca 64742 10-in. 11/16/1938 I won't tell a soul Roy Smeck and his Serenaders leader  
Decca 64743 10-in. 11/16/1938 Mexicali rose Roy Smeck and his Serenaders leader  
Decca 65047 10-in. 2/21/1939 Heaven can wait Roy Smeck and his Serenaders instrumentalist, guitar, leader  
Decca 65048 10-in. 2/21/1939 I promise you Roy Smeck and his Serenaders instrumentalist, guitar, leader  
Decca 65049 10-in. 2/21/1939 Red skies in the night Roy Smeck and his Serenaders instrumentalist, guitar, leader  
Decca 65050 10-in. 2/21/1939 I won't believe it Roy Smeck and his Serenaders instrumentalist, guitar, leader  
Decca 65820 10-in. June 1939 Somebody nobody knows Roy Smeck and his Serenaders leader  
Decca 65821 10-in. June 1939 Prairie boy Roy Smeck and his Serenaders leader  
Decca 65822 10-in. June 1939 Begone Roy Smeck and his Serenaders leader  
Decca 65823 10-in. June 1939 Moon love Roy Smeck and his Serenaders leader  
Decca 66110 10-in. 8/16/1939 For tonight Roy Smeck and his Serenaders leader  
Decca 66111 10-in. 8/16/1939 I'll remember Roy Smeck and his Serenaders leader  
Decca 66112 10-in. 8/16/1939 South of the border Roy Smeck and his Serenaders leader  
Decca 66113 10-in. 8/16/1939 Out of port Roy Smeck and his Serenaders leader  
Decca 66703 10-in. 10/3/1939 If what you say is true Roy Smeck and his Serenaders leader  
Decca 66704 10-in. 10/3/1939 Seventeen Roy Smeck and his Serenaders leader  
Decca 66705 10-in. 10/3/1939 Who told you I cared? Roy Smeck and his Serenaders leader  
Decca 66706 10-in. 10/3/1939 Chimes of Notre Dame Roy Smeck and his Serenaders leader  
Decca 66935 10-in. 12/6/1939 This changing world Roy Smeck and his Serenaders leader  
Decca 66936 10-in. 12/6/1939 Faithful forever Roy Smeck and his Serenaders leader  
Decca 66937 10-in. 12/6/1939 Careless Roy Smeck and his Serenaders leader  
Decca 66938 10-in. 12/6/1939 On a little street in Singapore Roy Smeck and his Serenaders leader  
Decca 67168 10-in. 2/6/1940 On the isle of May Roy Smeck and his Serenaders leader  
Decca 67169 10-in. 2/6/1940 Leanin' on the old top rail Roy Smeck and his Serenaders leader  
Decca 67170 10-in. 2/6/1940 When you wish upon a star Roy Smeck and his Serenaders leader  
Decca 67171 10-in. 2/6/1940 The gaucho serenade Roy Smeck and his Serenaders leader  
Decca 67525 10-in. 4/11/1940 Angel in disguise Roy Smeck and his Serenaders leader  
Decca 67526 10-in. 4/11/1940 The sky fell down Roy Smeck and his Serenaders leader  
Decca 67527 10-in. 4/11/1940 Yours is my heart alone Roy Smeck and his Serenaders leader  
Decca 67528 10-in. 4/11/1940 Hear my song, Violetta Roy Smeck and his Serenaders leader  
Decca 69054 10-in. 4/25/1941 Wabash blues Roy Smeck and his Serenaders leader  
Decca 69055 10-in. 4/25/1941 Drifting and dreaming Roy Smeck and his Serenaders leader  
Decca 69056 10-in. 4/25/1941 Maria Elena Roy Smeck and his Serenaders leader  
Decca 69057 10-in. 4/25/1941 Yours Roy Smeck and his Serenaders leader  
Decca 69629 10-in. 8/12/1941 Lament to love Roy Smeck and his Serenaders leader  
Decca 69630 10-in. 8/12/1941 Below the Equator Roy Smeck and his Serenaders leader  
Decca 69631 10-in. 8/12/1941 The cowboy serenade Roy Smeck and his Serenaders leader  
Decca 69632 10-in. 8/12/1941 Hawaiian sunset Roy Smeck and his Serenaders leader  
Decca 70365 10-in. 2/20/1942 How do I know it's real Roy Smeck and his Serenaders leader  
Decca 70366 10-in. 2/20/1942 The angelus rings again Roy Smeck and his Serenaders leader  
Decca 70367 10-in. 2/20/1942 Always in my heart Roy Smeck and his Serenaders leader  
Decca 70368 10-in. 2/20/1942 Blue Tahitian moon Roy Smeck and his Serenaders leader  
Decca 80949 4/30/1951 Sweet Leilani The Ames Brothers leader  
Decca 80950 4/30/1951 Blue Hawaii The Ames Brothers leader  
Decca 80951 4/30/1951 Sing me a song of the islands The Ames Brothers leader  
Decca 80960 5/2/1951 My little grass shack in Kealakekua, Hawaii The Ames Brothers leader  
Decca 80961 5/2/1951 Hawaiian war chant The Ames Brothers leader  
Decca 80962 5/2/1951 Song of the islands The Ames Brothers leader  
Decca 80963 5/2/1951 To you sweetheart Aloha The Ames Brothers leader  
Decca 80964 5/2/1951 The moon of Manakoora The Ames Brothers leader  
Decca 83879 1/30/1953 Memories Roy Smeck performer  
Decca 83880 1/30/1953 Memory Lane Roy Smeck performer  
Vocalion [Vo cat 5133-a] 10-in. approximately Oct. 1923 Dear old pal of mine Sam Moore ; Roy Smeck Guitar and handsaw instrumentalist, guitar  

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Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Smeck, Roy," accessed December 8, 2021, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/104764.

Smeck, Roy. (2021). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved December 8, 2021, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/104764.

"Smeck, Roy." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2021. Web. 8 December 2021.

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