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Matthew Arnold

Matthew Arnold (24 December 1822 – 15 April 1888) was an English poet and cultural critic who worked as an inspector of schools. He was the son of Thomas Arnold, the celebrated headmaster of Rugby School, and brother to both Tom Arnold, literary professor, and William Delafield Arnold, novelist and colonial administrator. Matthew Arnold has been characterised as a sage writer, a type of writer who chastises and instructs the reader on contemporary social issues. He was also an inspector of schools for thirty-five years, and supported the concept of state-regulated secondary education.

Birth and Death Data: Born December 24, 1822 (Laleham), Died April 15, 1888 (Liverpool)

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1933 - 1939

Roles Represented in DAHR: author

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Recordings

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Victor CS-76237 12-in. 6/1/1933 Dover Beach Rose Bampton Contralto vocal solo, with string quartet author  
Victor CS-76238 12-in. 6/1/1933 Dover Beach Rose Bampton Contralto vocal solo, with string quartet author  
Victor LCS-76239 12-in. (33-1/3 rpm) 6/1/1933 Dover Beach Rose Bampton Contralto vocal solo, with string quartet author  
Victor CS-88967 12-in. 5/13/1935 Dover Beach Samuel Barber ; Curtis String Quartet Baritone vocal solo, with string quartet author  
Victor CS-88968 12-in. 5/13/1935 Dover beach Samuel Barber ; Curtis String Quartet Baritone vocal solo, with string quartet author  
Victor PBS-036438 10-in. 8/22/1939 Come to me in my dreams Carroll Hollister ; John Charles Thomas Baritone vocal solo, with piano author  

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Arnold, Matthew," accessed June 29, 2022, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/102339.

Arnold, Matthew. (2022). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved June 29, 2022, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/102339.

"Arnold, Matthew." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2022. Web. 29 June 2022.

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URI: https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/102339

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