Ruth Roberts

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Songwriter and children's educational music publisher.

Roberts is best-known for her children's songs, sports songs, and love songs. From 1950s onward, Roberts' romantic ballads and playful upbeat tunes were recorded by the popular artists of the day, including Dean Martin, Teresa Brewer, Jimmy Dean, McGuire Sisters, Patti Page, Debbie Reynolds, Vic Damone, Arthur Godfrey, Steve Allen (3) and Eydie Gormé.

Ruth Roberts took 1st and 2nd prize in a songwriting contest that resulted in “Meet the Mets” becoming the theme song for the New York Mets and “It’s a Beautiful Day for a Ball Game” as the theme for the Los Angeles Dodgers. She also wrote children’s songs for the popular television show, “Captain Kangaroo.” She also created children’s music for Elementary schools, including Mini-plays featuring hundreds of Children's/Young Adult songs.
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MBP-102 Ruth Roberts - Christmas Cookies And Holiday Hearts album art Ruth Roberts And Bill Katz Ruth Roberts And Bill Katz - Christmas Cookies And Holiday Hearts(LP, Album) Michael Brent Publications MBP-102 US 1969 Sell This Version
MBP 604 Ruth Roberts - Benny Bunny's Band album art Ruth Roberts Benny Bunny's Band(LP, Album, Mono) Michael Brent Publications MBP 604 US 1972 Sell This Version
MBP 701 Ruth Roberts - Elephants, Clowns And Circus Sounds album art Ruth Roberts And Bill Katz Ruth Roberts And Bill Katz - Elephants, Clowns And Circus Sounds(LP, Album) Michael Brent Publications, Inc. MBP 701 US 1973 Sell This Version
MBP 902 Ruth Roberts - Halloween Songs That Tickle Your Funny Bone album art Ruth Roberts, Gene Piller, Bill Katz Ruth Roberts, Gene Piller, Bill Katz - Halloween Songs That Tickle Your Funny Bone(LP, Album) Michael Brent Publications MBP 902 US 1974 Sell This Version
MBP 903 Ruth Roberts - Thanksgiving Songs That Tickle Your Funny Bone album art Ruth Roberts, Gene Piller, Bill Katz Ruth Roberts, Gene Piller, Bill Katz - Thanksgiving Songs That Tickle Your Funny Bone(LP) Michael Brent Publications MBP 903 US 1975 Sell This Version
MBP 307 Ruth Roberts - The Three O'Clock Rehearsal Of Combined Band And Chorus For The Very Merry Christmas Musicale album art Ruth Roberts And Bill Katz Ruth Roberts And Bill Katz - The Three O'Clock Rehearsal Of Combined Band And Chorus For The Very Merry Christmas Musicale(LP, Album, Mono) Michael Brent Publications MBP 307 US 1977 Sell This Version
MBP 904 Ruth Roberts - Animal Songs That Tickle Your Funny Bone album art Ruth Roberts, Bill Katz Ruth Roberts, Bill Katz - Animal Songs That Tickle Your Funny Bone(LP) Michael Brent Publications MBP 904 US 1977 Sell This Version
CH-1025 Ruth Roberts - Curtain Going Up album art Ruth Roberts, Richard Kiley, Julie Harris (3) Ruth Roberts, Richard Kiley, Julie Harris (3) - Curtain Going Up(LP, Album) Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer, Inc. CH-1025 US Unknown Sell This Version
MBP 908 Ruth Roberts & Bill Katz Ruth Roberts & Bill Katz - Valentine Songs That Tickle Your Funny Bone(LP, Album) Michael Brent Publications MBP 908 US Unknown Sell This Version
MBP 108 Ruth Roberts - Sis! Boom Bah! album art Ruth Roberts & Bill Katz, The Chamber Singers Of Greenwich High Ruth Roberts & Bill Katz, The Chamber Singers Of Greenwich High - Sis! Boom Bah!(LP, Album) Michael Brent Publications MBP 108 US Unknown Sell This Version