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 176-200 of 296 records)

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
OKeh 616 10-in. ca. Mar. 1919 Sweet Siamese Green Brothers' Xylophone Orchestra Jazz/dance band composer  
OKeh 617 10-in. ca. Mar. 1919 Ruspana Green Brothers' Xylophone Orchestra Jazz/dance band composer  
OKeh S-7021 10-in. approximately Sept. 1919 Ting Ling Toy Peerless Quartet Male vocal quartet, with orchestra composer  
OKeh S-7105 10-in. ca. Dec. 1919 Dreamy Alabama Conway's Band Band composer  
OKeh S-7229 10-in. Feb. 1920 Wild flower Joseph M. Knecht ; Waldorf-Astoria Dance Orchestra Jazz/dance band composer  
OKeh S-7259 10-in. Feb. 1920 Hawaiian smiles Frank Ferera ; David K. Kaili Instrumental duet (Hawaiian) composer  
OKeh S-7273 10-in. Feb. 1920 Beautiful Ohio blues Green Brothers' Novelty Band Jazz/dance band composer  
OKeh S-7343 10-in. Mar. 1920 Beautiful Hawaii Ferera and Franchini Guitar duet (Hawaiian) composer  
OKeh S-7515 10-in. July 1920 In old Manila Green Brothers' Novelty Band Jazz/dance band composer  
OKeh S-7727 10-in. Jan. 1921 Love bird Rega Dance Orchestra ; Sybil Sanderson Fagan Jazz/dance band, with whistling composer  
OKeh S-7967 10-in. June 1921 My sweetie's eyes Black and White Melody Boys ; Ray Miller Jazz/dance band composer  
OKeh o-8202 10-in. ca. Sept. 1921 Just like a rainbow American Odeon Orchestra Jazz/dance band composer  
OKeh 8916 10-in. 1/29/1925 Ain't my baby grand? Finzel's Arcadia Orchestra of Detroit Jazz/dance band composer  
OKeh 9177 10-in. June 1925 Seminola U.S. Naval Academy Band Band composer  
OKeh S-70109 10-in. Aug. 1921 Just like a rainbow Damon's Orchestra Jazz/dance band songwriter  
OKeh S-70125 10-in. Aug. 1921 I ain't nobody's darling Byron G. Harlan ; Rega Orchestra Male vocal solo, with jazz/dance band composer  
OKeh S-70380 10-in. Dec. 1921 By the old Ohio shore Joseph M. Knecht ; Waldorf-Astoria Dance Orchestra Jazz/dance band composer  
OKeh S-71332 10-in. Mar. 1923 Honeymoon chimes Rega Dance Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with chimes and bell effects composer  
OKeh S-71610 10-in. June 1923 Just a breath of Hawaii Ferera Waikiki Sextette Instrumental sextet (Hawaiian) composer  
OKeh S-71748 10-in. Aug. 1923 I've got the Yes! We have no banana blues Clarence Williams’ Blue Five ; Eva Taylor Female vocal solo, with jazz/dance band composer  
OKeh S-71809 10-in. Sept. 1923 Mississippi ripples Rega Dance Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with vocal composer  
OKeh S-72382 10-in. Mar. 1924 Why did I kiss that girl? Okeh Syncopators Jazz/dance band composer  
OKeh S-72544 10-in. May 1924 Go 'long, mule Johnny Marvin ; Charles Sargent Male vocal duet songwriter  
OKeh S-72933 10-in. Oct. 1924 Go 'long mule The Goofus Five ; Ernest Hare Jazz/dance ensemble, with male vocal solo composer  
OKeh S-73071 10-in. Jan. 1925 Peter Pan (I love you) Yellow Jackets Jazz/dance band composer  
(Results 176-200 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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