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 126-150 of 296 records)

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Columbia 81521 10-in. 2/1/1924 Why did I kiss that girl? Columbia Orchestra ; Billy Jones Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo composer  
Columbia 81824 10-in. 6/12/1924 Go 'long, mule Roy Smeck Ukulele solo, unaccompanied composer  
Columbia 81905 10-in. 8/8/1924 Go 'long, mule Ernest Hare ; Billy Jones Male vocal duet, with orchestra composer  
Columbia 81980 10-in. 9/8/1924 Rose Marie Paul Specht Orchestra Jazz/dance band composer  
Columbia 140093 10-in. 10/7/1924 Go 'long, mule Fletcher Henderson's Orchestra Jazz/dance band composer  
Columbia 140252 10-in. 1/15/1925 Ain't my baby grand? Ernest Hare ; Nathan Glantz Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo composer  
Columbia 140331 10-in. 2/8/1925 Peter Pan (I love you) Leo Reisman Orchestra Jazz/dance band composer  
Columbia 30551 12-in. 10/7/1910 Beyond the gates of paradise Vernon Archibald Male vocal solo, with orchestra composer  
Columbia 48528 12-in. 12/22/1915 Caught in the net Prince's Band ; G. Hepburn Wilson Band composer  
Columbia 48893 12-in. 8/18/1916 Romany waltz Prince's Orchestra ; G. Hepburn Wilson Orchestra composer  
Columbia 49490 12-in. 9/4/1918 Beautiful Ohio Prince's Orchestra Orchestra composer  
Columbia 49688 12-in. 10/31/1919 Dreamy Alabama Henry Burr ; Albert Campbell ; Prince's Orchestra Orchestra, with male vocal duet composer  
Columbia 49979 12-in. 7/18/1921 Remember Prince's Dance Orchestra Orchestra songwriter  
Columbia 98006 12-in. 1/4/1922 By the old Ohio shore Prince's Dance Orchestra Orchestra composer  
Columbia W140552 10-in. 4/26/1925 Seminola Leo Reisman Orchestra Jazz/dance band composer  
Columbia W141151 10-in. 10/17/1925 The convict and the rose Al Craver Male vocal solo, with instrumental quartet composer, lyricist  
Columbia 141466 10-in. 1/7/1926 Keep your skirts down, Mary Ann Arthur Fields ; Lou Gold Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo composer  
Columbia 141790 10-in. 3/11/1926 Oh! You Lulu Belle Broadway Bellhops ; Harmony Brothers Jazz/dance band, with male vocal duet composer  
Columbia W141915 10-in. 4/5/1926 Putting on the style Vernon Dalhart Male vocal solo, with fiddle (violin) and guitar songwriter  
Columbia W141956 10-in. 4/13/1926 The little black mustache Vernon Dalhart Male vocal solo, with violin and piano songwriter  
Columbia 142335 10-in. 6/22/1926 Tell me you love me Irving Kaufman Male vocal solo, with orchestra composer  
Columbia 143154 10-in. 11/27/1926 The sphinx Lou Gold Orchestra Jazz/dance band songwriter  
Columbia W143225 10-in. 12/28/1926 The sphinx Radiolites Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo songwriter  
Columbia W143364 10-in. 1/27/1927 Bridget O'Flynn (Where've ya been?) The Happiness Boys ; Ernest Hare ; Billy Jones Male vocal duet, with piano composer  
Columbia 143366 10-in. 1/28/1927 Bridget O'Flynn (Where've ya been?) Harmony Brothers Male vocal duet, with piano composer  
(Results 126-150 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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