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Christina Georgina Rossetti

Christina Georgina Rossetti (5 December 1830 – 29 December 1894) was an English poet who wrote various romantic, devotional, and children's poems. "Goblin Market" and "Remember" remain famous. She wrote the words of two Christmas carols well known in the UK: "In the Bleak Midwinter", later set by Gustav Holst and by Harold Darke, and "Love Came Down at Christmas", set by Harold Darke and by other composers.

Birth and Death Data: Born December 5th, 1830 (London), Died December 29th, 1894 (London)

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1905 - 1931

Roles Represented in DAHR: author

Recordings

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Victor B-9852 10-in. 1/25/1911 My love is come Reinald Werrenrath Male vocal solo, with orchestra author  
Victor B-11870 10-in. 4/12/1912 The dog lies in his kennel Louise Homer Contralto vocal solo, with orchestra author  
Victor B-14232 10-in. 12/22/1913 A birthday Florence Hinkle Female vocal solo, with orchestra author  
Victor C-14829 12-in. 5/18/1914 One, two, three S. H. Clark Recitation author  
Victor B-14909 10-in. 5/27/1914 Boats sail on the rivers Louise Homer Contralto vocal solo, with orchestra author  
Victor B-29287 10-in. 1/15/1924 Lady Moon Anna Howard ; Laura Littlefield Female vocal duet, with harp and orchestra author  
Victor B-29412 10-in. 1/23/1924 Lullaby Rosa Ponselle Soprano vocal solo, with piano author  
Victor B-29452 10-in. 2/8/1924 Lullaby Rosa Ponselle Soprano vocal solo, with celeste and orchestra author  
Victor BVE-35136 10-in. 4/27/1926 Wild wind Anna Howard Female vocal solo, with piano author  
Victor BVE-38967 10-in. 6/27/1927 Ferry me across the water Alice Green Female vocal solo, with piano author  
Victor CVE-67792 12-in. 1/14/1931 Dream song Elsie Baker ; Myrtle C. Eaver ; Lucy Isabelle Marsh Female vocal duet, with piano author  
Victor [Trial 1913-09-27-05] Not documented 9/27/1913 A birthday C. E. Hirst Vocal solo author  
Victor [Trial 1914-06-05-03] Not documented 6/5/1914 A birthday Edna Baugher Female vocal solo, with piano author  
Victor [Trial 1915-01-23-01] Not documented 1/23/1915 A birthday Ethel Haltzclau Gawler Female vocal solo, with piano author  
Columbia 3279 10-in. ca. Jan.-Nov. 1905 For a dream's sake Louise Kirkby-Lunn Female vocal solo, with piano author  
Columbia 39341 10-in. 4/27/1914 A birthday Carolina White Soprano vocal solo, with orchestra author  
Brunswick E19396-E19398 10-in. 5/28/1928 Lullaby Claire Dux ; Dan Lieberfeld Soprano vocal solo, with piano author  
Edison 11524 10-in. 2/16/1927 A birthday Alma Petersen Soprano vocal solo, with orchestra author  

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Rossetti, Christina Georgina," accessed November 23, 2020, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/102319.

Rossetti, Christina Georgina. (2020). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved November 23, 2020, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/102319.

"Rossetti, Christina Georgina." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2020. Web. 23 November 2020.

DAHR Persistent Identifier

URI: https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/102319

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