R. P. Weston
Robert Patrick Weston (1878 – 6 November 1936) was an English songwriter. He was born and died in London. Among other songs, he co-authored (with Bert Lee), "With Her Head Tucked Underneath Her Arm", a macabre little ditty about the ghost of Anne Boleyn haunting the Tower of London, seeking revenge on Henry VIII for having her beheaded.
Birth and Death Data: Born 1878, Died November 6th, 1936
Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1906 - 1928
Roles Represented in DAHR: songwriter, composer
|Company||Matrix No.||Size||First Recording Date||Title||Primary Performer||Description||Role||Audio|
|Victor||B-3956||10-in.||11/1/1906||What a mouth!||Burt Shepard||Male vocal solo, with orchestra||composer|
|Victor||B-3957||10-in.||11/1/1906||Killiecrankie||Burt Shepard||Male vocal solo, with orchestra||composer|
|Victor||B-10223||10-in.||4/24/1911||Please go find my Billie-boy||Nora Bayes||Female vocal solo, with orchestra||songwriter|
|Columbia||77633||10-in.||1/14/1918||Fancy you fancying me||Samuel Ash||Male vocal solo, with orchestra||songwriter|
|Columbia||77665||10-in.||2/7/1918||Fancy you fancying me||John Mahan||Male vocal solo, with orchestra||songwriter|
|Columbia||77679||10-in.||2/20/1918||Fancy you fancying me||Robert Lewis||Male vocal solo, with orchestra||songwriter|
|Columbia||77689||10-in.||2/26/1918||Fancy you fancying me||Edna White Trumpet Quartette||Trumpet quartet, with orchestra||composer|
|Columbia||44308||10-in.||July 1916||Y'a de jolies femmes||Alfred Nohcor||Male vocal solo||composer|
|Brunswick||E27492||10-in.||5/7/1928||Mama’s grown young, Papa’s grown old||Al Shayne||Male vocal solo, with orchestra||songwriter|
|Edison||3938||10-in.||7/6/1915||I like your town||Glen Ellison||Male vocal solo, with orchestra||songwriter|
Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Weston, R. P.," accessed April 10, 2021, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/113085.
Weston, R. P.. (2021). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved April 10, 2021, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/113085.
"Weston, R. P.." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2021. Web. 10 April 2021.
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