Nahum Tate ( NAY-əm TAYT; 1652 – 30 July 1715) was an Irish poet, hymnist and lyricist, who became England's poet laureate in 1692. Tate is best known for The History of King Lear, his 1681 adaptation of Shakespeare's King Lear.
Birth and Death Data: Born 1652 (Dublin), Died July 30th, 1715 (London)
Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1913 - 1935
Roles Represented in DAHR: lyricist
|Company||Matrix No.||Size||First Recording Date||Title||Primary Performer||Description||Role||Audio|
|Victor||B-13603||10-in.||7/17/1913||While shepherds watched||Mixed Quartet||Mixed vocal quartet, with orchestra||lyricist|
|Victor||C-15261||12-in.||10/7/1914||While shepherds watched||Victor Oratorio Chorus||Vocal chorus, with orchestra||lyricist|
|Victor||C-30903||12-in.||9/12/1924||While shepherds watched||Trinity Choir||Mixed vocal chorus, with orchestra||lyricist|
|Victor||CVE-30903||12-in.||8/27/1926||While shepherds watched||Trinity Choir||Mixed vocal chorus, with orchestra||lyricist|
|Victor||BS-77831||10-in.||9/27/1933||When I am laid in earth||Rose Bampton||Contralto vocal solo, with piano||lyricist|
|Victor||BVE-87585||10-in.||1/15/1935||When I am laid in Earth||Rose Bampton ; Minneapolis Symphony Orchestra||Contralto vocal solo, with orchestra||lyricist|
|Columbia||77343||10-in.||9/14/1917||While shepherds watched||Columbia Mixed Double Quartette||Mixed vocal double quartet, with orchestra||lyricist|
|Brunswick||6447-6450||10-in.||approximately Sept. 1921||While shepherds watched||All Soul's Choir||Mixed vocal chorus, with orchestra||lyricist|
|Brunswick||DB158||10-in.||11/22/1928||While shepherds watched their flocks by night||Cavendish Choir||Vocal chorus, with organ||lyricist|
|Gramophone||0B3437||10-in.||9/22/1932||While shepherds watched their flocks by night||Royal Choral Society ; Malcolm Sargent||Vocal chorus, with organ||lyricist|
Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Tate, Nahum," accessed May 10, 2021, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/101899.
Tate, Nahum. (2021). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved May 10, 2021, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/101899.
"Tate, Nahum." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2021. Web. 10 May 2021.
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