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Roy Smeck (1900–1994)

Roy Smeck was born on February 6, 1900 in Reading, Pennsylvania, USA. He was an actor, known for His Pastimes (1926), Songs of the Organ (1934) and Club-House Party (1935). He died on April 4, 1994 in New York City, New York, USA. See full bio »

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Known For

His Pastimes
His Pastimes Himself
Songs of the Organ
Songs of the Organ Himself / The Wizard of the Strings
Club-House Party
Club-House Party Himself - Guitarist
It's on the Record
It's on the Record Roy Smeck


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 1939 Cafe Boheme (Short)
 1938 International Rhythms (Short)
Orchestra Leader
 1937 The Hit Parade
Radio Artist (uncredited)
 1937 It's on the Record (Short)
Roy Smeck
 1936 Television Highlights (Short)
 1933 That Goes Double (Short)
Roy Smeck
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 2009 Song of Love and Health (Short) (performer: "Paradise")
 1946 Okay for Sound (Documentary short) (performer: "Laughing Rag" - uncredited)
 1926 His Pastimes (Short) (music: "Hayseed Rag" - uncredited) / (performer: "Mighty Lak' a Rose", "Laughing Rag", "I Love My Baby (My Baby Loves Me)", "I Never Knew", "Hayseed Rag", "Tamiami Trail" - uncredited)
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 1985 The Wizard of the Strings (Documentary short)
 1958 The Jack Paar Tonight Show (TV Series)
- Episode #1.142 (1958) ... Himself
 1954 The Ed Sullivan Show (TV Series)
- Episode #7.33 (1954) ... Himself
 1935 Club-House Party (Short)
Himself - Guitarist
 1934 Songs of the Organ (Short)
Himself / The Wizard of the Strings
 1926 His Pastimes (Short)
 1923 Stringed Harmony (Short)
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 2007 The Dawn of Sound: How Movies Learned to Talk (Video documentary)
 1946 Okay for Sound (Documentary short)
Guitar Player

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Inducted into the National Four-string Banjo Hall of Fame, 2001. See more »


Wizard of the Strings

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