Robert Simmons

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1929 - 1938

Roles Represented in DAHR: tenor vocal

Recordings

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Victor CVE-56050 12-in. 8/26/1929 The rosary Nathaniel Shilkret ; Robert Simmons ; Victor Salon Orchestra Orchestra, with tenor vocal solo vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor LBS-71771 10-in. (33-1/3 rpm) 10/25/1932 Show boat medley Jesse Crawford ; Frances Langford ; Robert Simmons Pipe organ solo, with female and male vocal solos vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor BS-71772 10-in. 10/25/1932 Moonlight on the river Jesse Crawford ; Robert Simmons Pipe organ solo, with male vocal solo vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor CS-74714 12-in. 12/21/1932 Music in the air Nathaniel Shilkret ; Victor Orchestra Orchestra, with vocal solos and vocal quintet vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor CS-74715 12-in. 12/21/1932 Music in the air Nathaniel Shilkret ; Victor Orchestra Orchestra, with vocal solos and vocal quintet vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor LCS-74716 12-in. (33-1/3 rpm) 12/21/1932 Medley from Music in the air Nathaniel Shilkret ; Victor Orchestra Orchestra, with vocal solos and vocal ensemble vocalist, tenor vocal  
Columbia W150097 10-in. 3/19/1930 I feel you near me Robert Simmons Male vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, tenor vocal  
Columbia W150098 10-in. 3/19/1930 A pair of blue eyes Robert Simmons Male vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, tenor vocal  
Decca 63378 10-in. 3/8/1938 In the sweet bye and bye The Revelers vocalist, tenor vocal  
Decca 63379 10-in. 3/8/1938 I love to tell the story The Revelers vocalist, tenor vocal  
Decca 63381 10-in. 3/9/1938 The church in the wildwood The Revelers vocalist, tenor vocal  
Decca 63382 10-in. 3/9/1938 Beautiful isle of somewhere The Revelers vocalist, tenor vocal  
Decca 63417 10-in. 3/14/1938 Nearer my God to Thee The Revelers vocalist, tenor vocal  
Decca 63418 10-in. 3/14/1938 Rock of ages The Revelers vocalist, tenor vocal  
Decca 63419 10-in. 3/14/1938 Jesus, savious, pilot me The Revelers vocalist, tenor vocal  
Decca 63420 10-in. 3/14/1938 The old rugged cross The Revelers vocalist, tenor vocal  
Decca 63421 10-in. 3/14/1938 Beautiful isle of somewhere The Revelers vocalist, tenor vocal  
Decca 63422 10-in. 3/14/1938 Blessed assurance The Revelers vocalist, tenor vocal  

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Simmons, Robert," accessed November 24, 2020, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/343874.

Simmons, Robert. (2020). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved November 24, 2020, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/343874.

"Simmons, Robert." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2020. Web. 24 November 2020.

DAHR Persistent Identifier

URI: https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/343874

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