Tod Robbins

Clarence Aaron Robbins (25 June 1888 - May 10 1949), billed as C.A Robbins and better known as Tod Robbins, was an American author of horror and mystery fiction, particularly novels and short story collections.

Birth and Death Data: Born June 25th, 1888 (Brooklyn), Died May 10th, 1949 (Saint-Jean-Cap-Ferrat)

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1923 - 1940

Roles Represented in DAHR: lyricist

Recordings

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Victor BVE-45487 10-in. 9/6/1928 Washington and Lee swing Snooks Friedman Memphis Stompers Jazz/dance band lyricist  
Victor BVE-63351 10-in. 9/29/1930 Washington and Lee swing Connecticut Yankees ; Rudy Vallée Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo lyricist  
Victor BS-054640 10-in. 7/25/1940 Blue and white All-American Glee Club ; Emile Coté Male vocal chorus lyricist  
Columbia 80985 10-in. 4/24/1923 Washington and Lee swing Columbians Dance Orchestra De Luxe Jazz/dance band, with male vocal quartet lyricist  
Columbia W146536 10-in. 6/18/1928 Washington and Lee swing Jan Garber Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo lyricist  
Brunswick E28320 10-in. 9/28/1928 Washington and Lee swing Hal Kemp Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal quartet; without vocal (take G) lyricist  

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Robbins, Tod," accessed October 22, 2020, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/116695.

Robbins, Tod. (2020). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved October 22, 2020, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/116695.

"Robbins, Tod." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2020. Web. 22 October 2020.

DAHR Persistent Identifier

URI: https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/116695

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