Harold John Charles (26 June 1914 – 11 December 1987) was an Anglican priest.
Charles was born into an ecclesiastical family and educated at Keble College, Oxford. Ordained in 1938, he began his career with a curacy at Abergwili. After this he was the Bishop's Messenger for the Diocese of Swansea and Brecon until 1948 and then warden of the University Church Hostel, Bangor and a lecturer at University College until 1952. He was then vicar of St James' Bangor and then in 1954 the warden of St Michael's College, Llandaff. In 1957 he became Dean of St Asaph and in 1971 its diocesan bishop. He retired in 1982.
Birth and Death Data: Born June 26, 1914, Died December 11, 1987
Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1932 - 1938
Roles Represented in DAHR: composer, songwriter
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|Company||Matrix No.||Size||First Recording Date||Title||Primary Performer||Description||Role||Audio|
|Victor||BS-73200||10-in.||8/16/1932||Nightfall||Jack Fulton ; Paul Whiteman Orchestra||Jazz/dance band (take 3); with male vocal solo (takes 1 and 2)||composer|
|Victor||BS-018340||10-in.||1/18/1938||I passed up a wonderful thing||Norsemen||Male vocal quartet, with piano||songwriter|
|Victor||BS-018343||10-in.||1/18/1938||Ain'tcha coming back from California (Ha cha chornia)||Norsemen||Male vocal quartet, with piano||composer|
|Victor||BS-021421||10-in.||3/10/1938||Ain't ya comin' back from California? (Hacha chornia)||Dick Stabile Orchestra||Jazz/dance band||composer|
|Victor||BS-024038||10-in.||7/15/1938||Tarzan||Scat Powell ; Willie Farmer Orchestra||Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo||composer|
|Columbia||W152289||10-in.||8/24/1932||Nightfall||Freddy Martin Orchestra||Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo||composer|
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Harold, Charles. (2023). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved December 7, 2023, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/101504.
"Harold, Charles." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2023. Web. 7 December 2023.
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