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Floyd Smith

Floyd George Smith (January 25, 1917 – March 29, 1982), sometimes credited as Floyd "Guitar" Smith, was an American jazz guitarist and record producer.

Birth and Death Data: Born January 25th, 1917 (St. Louis), Died March 29th, 1982 (Indianapolis)

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1939 - 1952

Roles Represented in DAHR: guitar, electric guitar, vocalist

Recordings (Results 51-72 of 72 records)

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Decca 73266 1/3/1946 Soothe me Andy Kirk Orchestra instrumentalist, guitar  
Decca 73267 1/3/1946 Doggin' man blues Andy Kirk Orchestra instrumentalist, guitar  
Decca 73590 5/23/1946 I don't know what I'd do without you Andy Kirk Orchestra instrumentalist, guitar  
Decca 73591 5/23/1946 I'm so lonesome I could cry Andy Kirk Orchestra instrumentalist, guitar  
Decca 73751 12/2/1946 Now you tell me Andy Kirk Orchestra instrumentalist, guitar  
Decca 73752 12/2/1946 Louella Andy Kirk Orchestra instrumentalist, guitar  
Decca 73753 12/2/1946 So soon The Four Knights instrumentalist, guitar  
Decca 73754 12/2/1946 I'm falling for you The Four Knights instrumentalist, guitar  
Decca 81695 10/9/1951 Cold, cold heart Horace Henderson Orchestra instrumentalist, guitar  
Decca 81696 10/9/1951 I can't help it Horace Henderson Orchestra instrumentalist, guitar  
Decca 81697 10/9/1951 I ain't in the mood Donna Hightower instrumentalist, guitar  
Decca 81698 10/9/1951 Cry Donna Hightower instrumentalist, guitar  
Decca 81711 10/10/1951 Lido walk Horace Henderson Orchestra instrumentalist, guitar  
Decca 81712 10/10/1951 Hot rock Horace Henderson Orchestra instrumentalist, guitar  
Decca 81713 10/10/1951 Gloomy evening Floyd Smith instrumentalist, guitar  
Decca 81714 10/10/1951 Floydynasty Floyd Smith instrumentalist, guitar  
Decca 82244 2/3/1952 Honest and truly Donna Hightower instrumentalist, guitar  
Decca 82245 2/3/1952 I found a new love Donna Hightower instrumentalist, guitar  
Decca 82640 4/2/1952 Don't cry baby Floyd Smith instrumentalist, guitar, vocalist  
Decca 82641 4/2/1952 After hours Floyd Smith instrumentalist, guitar, vocalist  
Decca 82642 4/2/1952 Me and you Floyd Smith instrumentalist, guitar, vocalist  
Decca 82643 4/2/1952 You may be trash to someone Floyd Smith instrumentalist, guitar, vocalist  
(Results 51-72 of 72 records)

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Smith, Floyd," accessed December 4, 2021, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/209575.

Smith, Floyd. (2021). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved December 4, 2021, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/209575.

"Smith, Floyd." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2021. Web. 4 December 2021.

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URI: https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/209575

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