Ben Smith

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1915 - 1933

Roles Represented in DAHR: tenor vocal, composer, lyricist, ukulele

Recordings

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Victor BS-77808 10-in. 9/12/1933 Hard corn Williams' Washboard Band Washboard band, with male vocal solo composer, lyricist  
Victor BS-77809 10-in. 9/12/1933 Kelsey's Williams' Washboard Band Washboard band, with male vocal solo composer, lyricist  
Victor BS-77814 10-in. 9/12/1933 Hard corn Tinsley's Washboard Band Washboard band, with male vocal solo composer, lyricist  
Victor BS-77815 10-in. 9/12/1933 Kelsey's Tinsley's Washboard Band Washboard band, with male vocal solo composer, lyricist  
Victor [Trial 1915-01-22-03] Not documented 1/22/1915 Little house upon the hill Ben Smith Male vocal solo, with piano vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor [Trial 1925-02-20-01] 10-in. 2/20/1925 Say a prayer for home sweet home Ben Smith Male vocal solo, with ukulele vocalist, tenor vocal  
Columbia 140341 10-in. 2/11/1925 Christofo Columbo Ben Smith Male vocal solo, with ukulele and piano vocalist, tenor vocal  
Columbia 140342 10-in. 2/11/1925 What a life May Singhi Breen ; Ben Smith Male vocal solo, with ukulele and piano vocalist, tenor vocal  
Columbia 140344 10-in. 2/11/1925 Do doo do Ben Smith Male vocal solo, with ukulele vocalist, tenor vocal, composer, instrumentalist, ukulele, lyricist  
Columbia 140345 10-in. 2/13/1925 You gave all your kisses to somebody else May Singhi Breen ; Billy Heagney ; Ben Smith Male vocal solo, with ukulele and piano vocalist, tenor vocal  
Edison 10236 10-in. 3/3/1925 I'm looking for a Union sweetheart Ben Smith Ukulele solo composer, instrumentalist, ukulele  
Edison 10245 10-in. 3/6/1925 Do-doo-do Ben Smith Male vocal solo, with ukulele vocalist, tenor vocal, instrumentalist, ukulele  

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Smith, Ben," accessed June 15, 2021, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/355453.

Smith, Ben. (2021). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved June 15, 2021, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/355453.

"Smith, Ben." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2021. Web. 15 June 2021.

DAHR Persistent Identifier

URI: https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/355453

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