Avery Robinson

Avery Robinson (January 21, 1878 – May 11, 1965 ) was an American classical composer who worked with, among others, Roland Hayes and Paul Robeson.

Birth and Death Data: Born January 1st, 1878, Died January 1st, 1965

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1925 - 1937

Roles Represented in DAHR: arranger


Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Victor B-31750 10-in. 1/23/1925 Water boy Marguerite D'Alvarez Contralto vocal solo, with piano arranger  
Victor BVE-33084 10-in. 7/16/1925 Water boy Paul Robeson Bass vocal solo, with piano arranger  
Victor BS-03846 10-in. 12/24/1936 Water boy Helen Dreiser Female vocal solo, with piano arranger  
Victor BS-017722 10-in. 12/15/1937 Water boy Dayton Westminster Choir ; John Finley Williamson Mixed vocal chorus arranger  
Brunswick LTR177 10-in. 6/12/1929 Water boy William Powers Male vocal solo, with orchestra arranger  


Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Robinson, Avery," accessed July 24, 2021, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/109775.

Robinson, Avery. (2021). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved July 24, 2021, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/109775.

"Robinson, Avery." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2021. Web. 24 July 2021.

DAHR Persistent Identifier

URI: https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/109775


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