Roy Smeck (instrumentalist : guitar)

Note on name: Sometimes billed as the "Wizard of the Strings."

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CompanyMatrix No.SizeFirst Recording DateTitlePrimary PerformerDescription 
Victor BVE-36092 10-in. 9/2/1926 There's a new star in heaven tonight Vernon Dalhart Male vocal solo, with violin and guitar  
Victor BVE-36093 10-in. 9/2/1926 An old-fashioned picture Vernon Dalhart Male vocal solo, with violin and guitar  
Victor BVE-36364 10-in. 9/29/1926 The Miami storm Vernon Dalhart Male vocal solo, with violin and guitar  
Victor BVE-36365 10-in. 9/29/1926 A handful of earth from Mother's grave Vernon Dalhart Male vocal solo, with violin and guitar  
Victor BVE-39279 10-in. 6/21/1927 Itchin' fingers Art Kahn ; Roy Smeck Guitar and piano duet  
Victor BVE-39281 10-in. 6/21/1927 Banjokes Art Kahn ; Roy Smeck Guitar and piano duet  
Victor BVE-39282 10-in. 6/21/1927 The ghost of the banjo Art Kahn ; Roy Smeck Guitar and piano duet  
Victor BVE-46397 10-in. 12/18/1928 Trundle bed Frank McCravy ; James McCravy Male vocal duet, with instrumental ensemble  
Victor BVE-46398 10-in. 12/18/1928 Hide away Frank McCravy ; James McCravy Male vocal duet, with instrumental ensemble  
Victor BVE-46399 10-in. 12/18/1928 Sister Lucy Frank McCravy ; James McCravy Male vocal duet, with instrumental ensemble  
Victor BVE-50886 10-in. 5/16/1929 Do you believe? Billy Hays Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo  
Victor BVE-50887 10-in. 5/16/1929 When it's springtime in the Rockies Bud Billings ; Joe Billings Male vocal duet, with violin and 2 guitars  
Victor BVE-50888 10-in. 5/16/1929 Sleepy Rio Grande Bud Billings ; Joe Billings Male vocal duet, with violin and 2 guitars  
Victor BVE-50891 10-in. 5/16/1929 Barnacle Bill the sailor, no. 2 Bud Billings ; Joe Billings Male vocal duet, with violin and 2 guitars  
Victor BVE-53424 10-in. 5/21/1929 Left my gal in the mountains Bud Billings ; Joe Billings Male vocal duet, with instrumental quartet  
Victor BVE-59680 10-in. 4/8/1930 Poor man's heaven Bud Billings ; Carson Robison Male vocal duet, with instrumental ensemble  
Victor BVE-59681 10-in. 4/8/1930 Leave the purty gals alone Bud Billings ; Carson Robison Male vocal duet, with instrumental ensemble  
Victor BRC-70110 10-in. 7/1/1931 Reflections of you Band O’ Sunshine ; Sunny Clapp ; George Marks Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo  
Columbia 81831 10-in. 6/18/1924 How come you do me like you do? Alabama Joe ; Edith Wilson Female vocal solo ("blues singer"), with guitar  
Columbia 81832 10-in. 6/18/1924 Muscle Shoals blues Alabama Joe ; Edith Wilson Female vocal solo ("blues singer"), with guitar  
Columbia 81861 10-in. 7/3/1924 How can I get it, when you keep on snatchin' it back? Bessie Brown Female vocal solo ("blues singer"), with guitar  
Columbia 81862 10-in. 7/3/1924 Hoodoo blues Bessie Brown Female vocal solo ("blues singer"), with guitar  
Columbia W140489 10-in. 4/1/1925 Dangerous blues Alabama Joe ; Maggie Jones Female vocal solo ("blues singer"), with guitar  
Columbia W140490 10-in. 4/1/1925 Suicide blues Alabama Joe ; Maggie Jones Female vocal solo ("blues singer"), with guitar  
Columbia W142540 10-in. 8/19/1926 Downhearted blues Virgina Childs Female vocal solo ("blues singer"), with guitar  
Columbia W142541 10-in. 8/19/1926 St. Louis blues Virgina Childs Female vocal solo ("blues singer"), with guitar  
Columbia W142542 10-in. 8/19/1926 If you can't hold the man you love Virgina Childs Female vocal solo ("blues singer"), with guitar  
Columbia W142543 10-in. 8/19/1926 You're burnin' me up Virgina Childs Female vocal solo ("blues singer"), with guitar  
OKeh W80212 10-in. 11/16/1926 Itchin' fingers Carson Robison ; Roy Smeck Guitar duet  
OKeh W80213 10-in. 11/16/1926 Stretchin' the strings Carson Robison ; Roy Smeck Guitar duet  
Edison 18300 10-in. 3/12/1928 Itching fingers F. Henri Klickmann ; Roy Smeck Guitar solo, with piano  
Edison 19169 10-in. 4/25/1929 I wish I had died in my cradle (Before I grew up to love you) Jimson Brothers Male vocal duet, with instrumental ensemble  
Edison 19170 10-in. 4/25/1929 Waiting for a train Jimson Brothers Male vocal solo, with instrumental ensemble  
Edison 19250 10-in. 6/13/1929 I'd fall in love with me (If I were you) Vaughn De Leath Female vocal solo, with 2 guitars and piano  
Edison N-137 10-in. 3/12/1928 Itching fingers F. Henri Klickmann ; Roy Smeck Guitar solo, with piano  
Decca 60215 10-in. 12/11/1935 On Treasure Island Roy Smeck and his Serenaders  
Decca 60216 10-in. 12/11/1935 Red sails in the sunset Roy Smeck and his Serenaders  
Decca 60217 10-in. 12/11/1935 Moon over Miami Roy Smeck and his Serenaders  
Decca 60218 10-in. 12/11/1935 Boots and saddle Roy Smeck and his Serenaders  
Decca 65047 10-in. 2/21/1939 Heaven can wait Roy Smeck and his Serenaders  
Decca 65048 10-in. 2/21/1939 I promise you Roy Smeck and his Serenaders  
Decca 65049 10-in. 2/21/1939 Red skies in the night Roy Smeck and his Serenaders  
Decca 65050 10-in. 2/21/1939 I won't believe it Roy Smeck and his Serenaders  
Vocalion [Vo cat 5133-a] 10-in. approximately Oct. 1923 Dear old pal of mine Sam Moore ; Roy Smeck Guitar and handsaw  

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Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Roy Smeck (instrumentalist : guitar)," accessed October 23, 2019, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/index.php/talent/detail/20718/Smeck_Roy_instrumentalist_guitar.

Roy Smeck (instrumentalist : guitar). (2019). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved October 23, 2019, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/index.php/talent/detail/20718/Smeck_Roy_instrumentalist_guitar.

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