John Wilson of Elleray FRSE (18 May 1785 – 3 April 1854) was a Scottish advocate, literary critic and author, the writer most frequently identified with the pseudonym Christopher North of Blackwood's Edinburgh Magazine.
He was professor of Moral Philosophy at the University of Edinburgh from 1820–1851.
Birth and Death Data: Born May 18th, 1785 (Paisley), Died April 3rd, 1854 (Edinburgh)
Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1914 - 1918
Roles Represented in DAHR: editor, composer, author
Notes: Author John Wilson (pseudonym: Christopher North) is not the same as composer John Wilson (1595-1674).
|Company||Matrix No.||Size||First Recording Date||Title||Primary Performer||Description||Role||Audio|
|Victor||B-15039||10-in.||7/3/1914||Come away, Death||Raymond Dixon||Male vocal solo, with harp||composer|
|Victor||C-15848||12-in.||3/30/1915||Turn ye to me||John McCormack||Tenor vocal solo, with orchestra||author|
|Victor||B-21634||10-in.||3/27/1918||The toils are pitch'd||Laura Littlefield||Female vocal solo, with orchestra||editor|
|Victor||B-21635||10-in.||3/27/1918||They bid me sleep||Laura Littlefield||Female vocal solo, with orchestra||editor|
Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Wilson, John," accessed October 22, 2020, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/102391.
Wilson, John. (2020). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved October 22, 2020, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/102391.
"Wilson, John." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2020. Web. 22 October 2020.
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