Joseph Mohr

Josephus Franciscus Mohr, sometimes spelled Josef (11 December 1792 – 4 December 1848) was an Austrian Roman Catholic priest and writer, who wrote the words to the Christmas carol "Silent Night."

Birth and Death Data: Born December 11, 1792 (Salzburg), Died December 4, 1848 (Wagrain)

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1905 - 1947

Roles Represented in DAHR: lyricist

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Recordings (Results 26-37 of 37 records)

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Brunswick 466bg 12-in. 1927 Stille nacht, Heilige nacht Basilica Choir ; Pius Kalt Vocal chorus lyricist  
Edison 2006 10-in. 11/13/1912 Silent night Thomas Chalmers ; Royal Fish ; Elizabeth Spencer Vocal trio (soprano, Male, and baritone) and vocal chorus, with orchestra lyricist  
Edison 3624 10-in. 3/4/1915 Die heilige Nacht Manhattan Quartet Vocal quartet, with orchestra lyricist  
Edison 3902 10-in. 6/23/1915 Silent night Metropolitan Quartet Vocal trio (soprano, Male, and baritone) and vocal chorus, with orchestra lyricist  
Edison 4934 10-in. 8/18/1916 Stille Nacht! Heilige Nacht! Marie Rappold Soprano vocal solo, with orchestra lyricist  
Edison 6714 10-in. 4/3/1919 Silent night Frieda Hempel Soprano vocal solo, with orchestra lyricist  
Gramophone CW230 12-in. 8/21/1926 Stille Nacht Hugo Rüdel ; Staats- und Domchor Berlin Vocal chorus lyricist  
Gramophone 3380r 10-in. ca. Sept. 1907 Glade jul, dejlige jul Oscar Stribolt Baritone vocal solo, with orchestra lyricist  
Gramophone 13510u 10-in. 1908 Stille Nacht, heilige Nacht Mizzi Fink Female vocal solo, with piano, harmonium, and bells lyricist  
Gramophone 13589u 10-in. 1908 Stille Nacht, heilige Nacht Max Kuttner Male vocal solo, with organ and bells lyricist  
Gramophone 15814b 10-in. 9/9/1911 Stille Nacht, heilige Nacht Weimarsches Vokal-Quartett Vocal quartet lyricist  
Gramophone 15840b 10-in. 9/14/1911 Stille Nacht, heilige Nacht Nebe-Quartett Male vocal quartet, with organ and chimes lyricist  
(Results 26-37 of 37 records)

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Mohr, Joseph," accessed September 25, 2022, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/101861.

Mohr, Joseph. (2022). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved September 25, 2022, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/101861.

"Mohr, Joseph." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2022. Web. 25 September 2022.

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URI: https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/101861

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