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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 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 126-150 of 325 records)

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Columbia W141337 10-in. 12/1/1925 O the bitter shame and sorrow Doris Doe ; Homer A. Rodeheaver Female-male vocal duet, with violin and organ instrumentalist, organ  
Columbia W141338 10-in. 12/1/1925 Goodnight and good morning Homer A. Rodeheaver Male vocal solo, with violin and organ instrumentalist, organ  
Columbia W141348 10-in. 12/3/1925 Ballet égyptien Robert Hood Bowers ; Columbia Concert Orchestra Orchestra conductor  
Columbia W141349 10-in. 12/3/1925 Ballet égyptien Robert Hood Bowers ; Columbia Concert Orchestra Orchestra conductor  
Columbia W141378 10-in. 12/10/1925 Robin Adair Barbara Maurel Mezzo-soprano vocal solo, with violin, cello, and piano instrumentalist, piano  
Columbia W141406 10-in. 12/18/1925 Love led him to Calvary Doris Doe ; Homer A. Rodeheaver Female-male vocal duet, with violin, cello, and organ instrumentalist, organ  
Columbia W141407 10-in. 12/18/1925 O the bitter shame & sorrow Doris Doe ; Homer A. Rodeheaver Female-male vocal duet, with violin, cello, and organ instrumentalist, organ  
Columbia W141408 10-in. 12/18/1925 I need Jesus Homer A. Rodeheaver Male vocal solo, with violin, cello, and organ instrumentalist, organ  
Columbia W141409 10-in. 12/18/1925 Good night and good morning Homer A. Rodeheaver Male vocal solo, with violin, cello, and organ instrumentalist, organ  
Columbia W141452 10-in. 1/4/1926 When Irish eyes are smiling William A. Kennedy Male vocal solo, with piano instrumentalist, piano  
Columbia W141453 10-in. 1/4/1926 'Tis an Irish girl I love and she's just like you William A. Kennedy Male vocal solo, with piano instrumentalist, piano  
Columbia W141531 10-in. 1/20/1926 This one today and that one tomorrow Radio Franks Male vocal duet, with piano instrumentalist, piano  
Columbia W141532 10-in. 1/20/1926 Tamiami Trail Radio Franks Male vocal duet, with piano instrumentalist, piano  
Columbia W141555 10-in. 1/25/1926 My Lord and I Justin Lawrie Male vocal solo, with organ instrumentalist, organ  
Columbia W141556 10-in. 1/25/1926 All for Jesus Justin Lawrie Male vocal solo, with organ instrumentalist, organ  
Columbia W141694 10-in. 2/17/1926 Love is like the rainbow Tom Burke Male vocal solo, with orchestra composer  
Columbia W141723 10-in. 2/25/1926 Dearer than all Doris Doe ; Homer A. Rodeheaver Female-male vocal duet, with violin, cello, and organ instrumentalist, organ  
Columbia W141724 10-in. 2/25/1926 The church by the side of the road Doris Doe ; Homer A. Rodeheaver Female-male vocal duet, with violin, cello, organ, and chimes instrumentalist, organ  
Columbia W141725 10-in. 2/25/1926 Carry thy burden to Jesus Doris Doe ; Homer A. Rodeheaver Female-male vocal duet, with violin, cello, organ, and chimes composer, instrumentalist, organ  
Columbia W141731 10-in. 3/1/1926 Wimmin aaah! The Happiness Boys Male vocal duet, with piano instrumentalist, piano  
Columbia W141732 10-in. 3/1/1926 Poor papa The Happiness Boys Male vocal duet, with piano instrumentalist, piano  
Columbia W141888 10-in. 3/30/1926 Jesus, Savior, pilot me Oscar Seagle Baritone vocal solo, with organ instrumentalist, organ  
Columbia W141889 10-in. 3/30/1926 I love to tell the story Oscar Seagle Baritone vocal solo, with organ instrumentalist, organ  
Columbia W141899 10-in. 4/1/1926 Sometime we'll understand Justin Lawrie Male vocal solo, with organ instrumentalist, organ  
Columbia W141900 10-in. 4/1/1926 Ho! Every one that is thirsty Justin Lawrie Male vocal solo, with organ instrumentalist, organ  
(Results 126-150 of 325 records)

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Bowers, Robert Hood," accessed October 28, 2020, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/106799.

Bowers, Robert Hood. (2020). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved October 28, 2020, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/106799.

"Bowers, Robert Hood." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2020. Web. 28 October 2020.

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

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