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 251-275 of 298 records)

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
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 lyricist, composer  
Edison 7957 10-in. 5/3/1921 Just like a rainbow Harry Raderman's Jazz Orchestra Jazz/dance band composer  
Edison 8059 10-in. 6/9/1921 I ain't nobody's darling Byron G. Harlan Male vocal solo, with orchestra composer  
Edison 8310 10-in. 12/6/1921 By the old Ohio shore Charles Hart ; Leola Lucey Female-male vocal duet, with orchestra composer  
Edison 8367 10-in. 2/15/1922 I ain't nobody's darling Ray Perkins Piano solo composer  
Edison 8570 10-in. 8/10/1922 In rosetime Samuel Ash ; Betsy Lane Shepherd Male vocal solo and female-male vocal duet, with orchestra composer  
Edison 8825 10-in. 1/24/1923 Just a breath of Hawaii Waikiki Hawaiian Orchestra Jazz/dance band composer  
Edison 8858 10-in. 2/23/1923 Honeymoon chimes Kaplan's Melodists Jazz/dance band composer  
Edison 9118 10-in. 8/3/1923 I've got the 'Yes! We have no bananas' blues Jazz-O-Harmonists Jazz/dance band composer  
Edison 9237 10-in. 11/2/1923 Mississippi ripples Orlando's Orchestra Jazz/dance band composer  
Edison 9271 10-in. 11/30/1923 Mississippi ripples Top Notchers Jazz/dance band composer  
Edison 9392 10-in. 2/26/1924 Why did I kiss that girl? Tommy Monaco Orchestra Jazz/dance band composer  
Edison 9520 10-in. 5/16/1924 All because of you Walter Scanlan Male vocal solo, with orchestra composer  
Edison 9642 10-in. 7/24/1924 Go 'long mule Arthur Collins Male vocal solo, with orchestra composer  
Edison 9771 10-in. 10/7/1924 Rose Marie Nathan Glantz Orchestra Jazz/dance band songwriter  
Edison 9879 10-in. 11/28/1924 Peter Pan (I love you) Greenwich Village Inn Orchestra ; Billy Wynne Jazz/dance band composer  
Edison 10263 10-in. 3/18/1925 Ain't my baby grand Billy Jones ; Nathan Glantz Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo composer  
Edison 10386 10-in. 5/20/1925 Seminola (An Indian love song) Henri Gendron ; Strand Roof Orchestra Jazz/dance band composer  
Edison 10654 10-in. 10/27/1925 The convict and the rose Vernon Dalhart and Company Male vocal solo, with violin and guitar composer, lyricist  
Edison 10800 10-in. 1/28/1926 The engineer's child Vernon Dalhart and Company Male vocal solo, with violin, guitar, and harmonica composer  
Edison 10875 10-in. 3/11/1926 Oh! You Lulu Belle Dave Kaplan Novelty Orchestra Jazz/dance band composer  
Edison 11021 10-in. 6/3/1926 Tell me you love me James Doherty ; Mike Speciale Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo composer  
Edison 11325 10-in. 11/20/1926 Bridget O'Flynn (Where've ya been?) Albert Campbell ; Jack Kaufman Male vocal duet, with piano composer  
Edison 11424 10-in. 1/11/1927 Bridget O'Flynn (Where've ya been?) Sherman and Ryan Male vocal duet, with piano composer  
(Results 251-275 of 298 records)

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "King, Robert," accessed April 17, 2021, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/112237.

King, Robert. (2021). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved April 17, 2021, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/112237.

"King, Robert." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2021. Web. 17 April 2021.

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

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