R. C. Layer

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1924 - 1925

Roles Represented in DAHR: songwriter, lyricist

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Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Columbia 140249 10-in. 1/14/1925 Sobbin' hearted blues Bessie Smith Female vocal solo ("blues singer"), with cornet and piano songwriter  
OKeh S-72854 10-in. Sept. 1924 Sobbin' hearted blues Sara Martin ; Clarence Williams Female vocal solo, with piano lyricist  


Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Layer, R. C.," accessed August 18, 2022, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/205705.

Layer, R. C.. (2022). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved August 18, 2022, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/205705.

"Layer, R. C.." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2022. Web. 18 August 2022.

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URI: https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/205705


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