Robert Archibald Smith

Robert Archibald Smith (1780–1829) was a Scottish musical composer, known for his collection Scotish [sic] Minstrel, which began to appear in 1821.

Birth and Death Data: Born 1780, Died 1829

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1897

Roles Represented in DAHR: composer

Notes: R. A. Smith


Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Berliner 3404 7-in. 8/24/1897 Jessie the flower of Dumblane W. Paris Chambers Cornet solo composer  


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