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Robert Hood Bowers

Robert Hood Bowers (24 May 1877 - 29 December 1941) was an American composer, conductor and musical director of operettas and stage musicals, and a conductor and musical director for radio. He composed the musical scores for some of the most popular silent movies, including Aloma of the South Seas and A Daughter of the Gods.

Birth and Death Data: Born May 24th, 1877 (Chambersburg), Died December 29th, 1941 (New York City)

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1904 - 1932

Roles Represented in DAHR: piano, organ, composer, conductor, director, arranger, celeste, lyricist, chimes

Recordings (Results 276-300 of 325 records)

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Columbia 98167 12-in. 4/16/1925 Rose-Marie : Selections Robert Hood Bowers ; Columbia Concert Orchestra Orchestra director  
Columbia 98214 12-in. 1/28/1926 Joy cometh in the morning! Lucy M. van de Mark Female vocal solo, with organ instrumentalist, organ  
Columbia 98215 12-in. 1/28/1926 The hem of his garment Lucy M. van de Mark Female vocal solo, with organ instrumentalist, organ  
Columbia 98216 12-in. 1/28/1926 God will take care of you Lucy M. van de Mark Female vocal solo, with organ instrumentalist, organ  
Columbia 98253 12-in. 4/5/1926 I love to tell the story Lucy M. van de Mark Female vocal solo, with organ instrumentalist, organ  
Columbia 98266 12-in. 5/5/1926 Eternal Mind the Potter is Lucy M. van de Mark Female vocal solo, with organ instrumentalist, organ  
Columbia 98272 12-in. 5/17/1926 Demonstration record Harry E. Humphrey Demonstration talk, with mixed vocal chorus and piano instrumentalist, piano  
Columbia 98369 12-in. 7/21/1927 Wedding march Robert Hood Bowers ; Columbia Symphony Orchestra Orchestra conductor  
Columbia 98370 12-in. 7/21/1927 Bridal chorus Robert Hood Bowers ; Columbia Symphony Orchestra Orchestra conductor  
Columbia 98371 12-in. 7/22/1927 Aïda : Grand march Robert Hood Bowers ; Columbia Symphony Orchestra Orchestra conductor  
Columbia 98372 12-in. 7/22/1927 Morning, noon and night in Vienna : Overture Robert Hood Bowers ; Columbia Symphony Orchestra Orchestra conductor  
Columbia 98373 12-in. 7/22/1927 Morning, noon and night in Vienna : Overture Columbia Symphony Orchestra Orchestra conductor  
Columbia 98374 12-in. 7/22/1927 Coronation march Robert Hood Bowers ; Columbia Symphony Orchestra Orchestra conductor  
Columbia 98375 12-in. 7/22/1927 Poet and peasant : Overture Robert Hood Bowers ; Columbia Symphony Orchestra Orchestra conductor  
Columbia 98382 12-in. 9/7/1927 Poet and peasant Robert Hood Bowers ; Columbia Symphony Orchestra Orchestra conductor  
Columbia 98383 12-in. 9/7/1927 Light cavalry : Overture Robert Hood Bowers ; Columbia Symphony Orchestra Orchestra conductor  
Columbia 98384 12-in. 9/7/1927 Light cavalry : Overture Robert Hood Bowers ; Columbia Symphony Orchestra Orchestra conductor  
Columbia 98385 12-in. 9/8/1927 March of the Bojaren Robert Hood Bowers ; Columbia Symphony Orchestra Orchestra conductor  
Columbia 98386 12-in. 9/8/1927 Bridal procession Robert Hood Bowers ; Columbia Symphony Orchestra Orchestra conductor  
Columbia 98387 12-in. 9/8/1927 La bohème : Selection Columbia Symphony Orchestra Orchestra conductor  
Columbia 98388 12-in. 9/9/1927 La bohème : Selection Columbia Symphony Orchestra Orchestra conductor  
Columbia 98389 12-in. 9/9/1927 Dance of the hours Robert Hood Bowers ; Columbia Symphony Orchestra Orchestra conductor  
Columbia 98390 12-in. 9/9/1927 Dance of the hours Robert Hood Bowers ; Columbia Symphony Orchestra Orchestra conductor  
Columbia 98391 12-in. 9/13/1927 Maritana : Overture Columbia Symphony Orchestra Orchestra conductor  
Columbia 98392 12-in. 9/13/1927 Maritana : Overture Robert Hood Bowers ; Columbia Symphony Orchestra Orchestra conductor  
(Results 276-300 of 325 records)

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Bowers, Robert Hood," accessed December 1, 2020, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/106799.

Bowers, Robert Hood. (2020). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved December 1, 2020, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/106799.

"Bowers, Robert Hood." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2020. Web. 1 December 2020.

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URI: https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/106799

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