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 101-125 of 296 records)

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Columbia 78450 10-in. 5/28/1919 Hawaiian smiles Happy Six Jazz/dance band, with whistling composer  
Columbia 78567 10-in. 7/15/1919 Dreamy Alabama Henry Burr ; Albert Campbell Male vocal duet, with orchestra composer  
Columbia 78584 10-in. 7/21/1919 Beautiful Ohio blues Columbia Saxophone Quartette Saxophone quartet composer  
Columbia 78588 10-in. 7/22/1919 Hello, hello! Wilbur Sweatman's Original Jazz Band Jazz/dance band composer  
Columbia 78611 10-in. 7/29/1919 Enid Columbia Orchestra Orchestra composer  
Columbia 78617 10-in. 7/31/1919 Wild flower waltz Yerkes Jazarimba Orchestra Jazz/dance band composer  
Columbia 78637 10-in. 9/10/1919 Broken blossoms Charles Harrison Male vocal solo, with orchestra composer  
Columbia 78643 10-in. 9/12/1919 Broken blossoms George Meader Male vocal solo, with orchestra composer  
Columbia 78687 10-in. 9/23/1919 Weeping willow blues Columbia Saxophone Sextette Saxophone sextet composer  
Columbia 78778 10-in. 10/31/1919 Beautiful Ohio Toots Paka Hawaiian Company Male vocal and instrumental ensemble, with guitars and ukulele (Hawaiian) composer  
Columbia 78878 10-in. 12/20/1919 Comrades Henry Burr ; Albert Campbell Male vocal duet, with orchestra composer  
Columbia 78948 10-in. 1/28/1920 Mohammed Prince's Dance Orchestra Jazz/dance band composer  
Columbia 79006 10-in. 2/28/1920 Beautiful Hawaii Henry Burr ; Albert Campbell Male vocal duet, with guitar and orchestra composer, lyricist  
Columbia 79029 10-in. 3/8/1920 Hawaiian smiles Ferera and Franchini Steel guitar and guitar duet (Hawaiian) composer  
Columbia 79091 10-in. 3/30/1920 Beautiful Hawaii Ferera and Franchini Steel guitar duet (Hawaiian) composer  
Columbia 79138 10-in. 4/23/1920 Wild flower Ferera and Franchini Steel guitar duet composer  
Columbia 79354 10-in. 7/20/1920 In old Manila Art Hickman's Orchestra ; Frank Crumit Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo composer, lyricist  
Columbia 79517 10-in. 11/12/1920 Isle of Paradise Ferera and Franchini ; George Hamilton Green Instrumental trio (Hawaiian) composer  
Columbia 79675 10-in. Feb. 1921 Day dreams Art Hickman's Orchestra Jazz/dance band composer  
Columbia 79943 10-in. 7/16/1921 I ain't nobody's darling Frank Crumit ; Paul Biese Trio Instrumental trio, with male vocal solo composer  
Columbia 79982 10-in. 9/12/1921 Just like a rainbow Columbians Dance Orchestra De Luxe Jazz/dance band composer  
Columbia 80415 10-in. 6/23/1922 In rosetime (when we said goodbye) Paul Specht Hotel Astor Orchestra [i.e., Paul Specht Orchestra] Jazz/dance band composer  
Columbia 80911 10-in. 3/20/1923 Honeymoon chimes Vernon Dalhart ; Ferera and Franchini Steel guitar duet, with male vocal solo and chimes (Hawaiian) composer  
Columbia 81149 10-in. 7/26/1923 I've got the Yes! We have no banana blues Eddie Cantor Male vocal solo, with orchestra composer  
Columbia 81260 10-in. 10/4/1923 Mississippi ripples Columbia Dance Orchestra Jazz/dance band songwriter  
(Results 101-125 of 296 records)

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "King, Robert," accessed March 6, 2021, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/112237.

King, Robert. (2021). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved March 6, 2021, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/112237.

"King, Robert." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2021. Web. 6 March 2021.

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

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