Robert King

Birth and Death Data: Born 1862 (New York City), Died 1932 (New York City)

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1900 - 1940

Roles Represented in DAHR: composer, songwriter, lyricist, arranger

Notes: Sometimes listed as Robert A. King, A. Robert King, or R. A. King. King has several pseudonyms, among them Betty Chapin.

See Also: Chapin, Betty Chapin, Betty; Earl, Mary King, Robert

Recordings (Results 226-250 of 296 records)

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Brunswick TC2556 10-in. 11/12/1928 Bridget O’Flynn (Where’ve ya been?) Frank Carroll ; John Gorman Male vocal duet, with piano composer  
Brunswick E27340 10-in. 4/13/1928 She’s the sweetheart of six other guys Six Jumping Jacks ; Tom Stacks Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo; without vocal (take G) composer  
Brunswick E28944 10-in. 1/9/1929 Fashionete Joe Rines Orchestra Jazz/dance band songwriter  
Brunswick E34392 10-in. Sept. 1930 Moonlight on the Colorado Marimba Orchestra [Brunswick Records] Marimba band, with vocal trio composer  
Brunswick E17585-E17587 10-in. 1/20/1926 Keep your skirts down, Mary Ann Volunteer Firemen Jazz/dance band, with male vocal quartet composer  
Brunswick E18813-E18814 10-in. 4/16/1926 Tell me you love me John Priest Pipe organ solo composer  
Brunswick E18823-E18824 10-in. 4/17/1926 Tell me you love me John Priest Pipe organ solo composer  
Brunswick E19181-E19183 10-in. 5/7/1926 Tell me you love me Isham Jones Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo composer  
Brunswick E19498-E19500 10-in. 6/7/1926 Tell me you love me Franklyn Baur Male vocal solo, with orchestra composer  
Brunswick E21281-E21283 10-in. 1/24/1927 The sphinx (Just sits and thinks and thinks and thinks) Anglo-Persians ; Louis Katzman Jazz/dance band songwriter  
Brunswick E22471-E22472 10-in. 4/18/1927 Nellie Dare and Charlie Brooks Vernon Dalhart Male vocal solo, with instrumental trio songwriter  
Brunswick E22585-E22586 10-in. 4/22/1927 Beautiful Ohio Carter's Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo composer  
Brunswick E26021-E26022 10-in. 1/14/1928 (I scream—you scream—we all scream for) Ice cream Six Jumping Jacks Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo songwriter  
Brunswick E26460-E26461 10-in. 2/10/1928 Hawaiian smiles The Hanapi Trio Instrumental trio (Hawaiian) composer  
Edison 6434 10-in. 10/29/1918 Beautiful Ohio waltz Jaudas' Society Orchestra Jazz/dance band composer  
Edison 6622 10-in. 2/13/1919 Beautiful Ohio Mabelle Wagner-Shank Female vocal solo, with orchestra composer  
Edison 6661 10-in. 3/11/1919 Beautiful Ohio Metropolitan Quartet Mixed vocal ensemble, with orchestra composer  
Edison 6689 10-in. 3/27/1919 Sweet Siamese Tuxedo Dance Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo and vocal duet composer  
Edison 6690 10-in. 3/27/1919 Ruspana Tuxedo Dance Orchestra Jazz/dance band composer  
Edison 6834 10-in. 6/17/1919 Broken blossoms George Wilton Ballard ; Helen Clark Female-male vocal duet, with orchestra composer  
Edison 6844 10-in. 6/2/1919 Hearts Homestead Trio Female vocal trio, with orchestra arranger  
Edison 6882 10-in. 7/22/1919 Dreamy Alabama Lewis James Male vocal solo, with orchestra composer  
Edison 7147 10-in. 2/5/1920 Hawaiian smiles Waikiki Hawaiian Orchestra Jazz/dance band composer  
Edison 7245 10-in. 3/26/1920 Beautiful Hawaii waltz Waikiki Hawaiian Orchestra Jazz/dance ensemble (Hawaiian) composer  
Edison 7480 10-in. 8/5/1920 In old Manila Lewis James ; Betsy Lane Shepherd Female-male vocal duet, with orchestra composer, lyricist  
(Results 226-250 of 296 records)

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "King, Robert," accessed February 25, 2021, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/112237.

King, Robert. (2021). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved February 25, 2021, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/112237.

"King, Robert." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2021. Web. 25 February 2021.

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URI: https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/112237

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