Robert Herrick (baptised 24 August 1591–buried 15 October 1674) was a 17th-century English lyric poet and cleric. He is best known for Hesperides, a book of poems. This includes the carpe diem poem "To the Virgins, to Make Much of Time", with the first line "Gather ye rosebuds while ye may".
Birth and Death Data: Born 1591 (London), Died 1674 (Devon)
Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1908 - 1928
Roles Represented in DAHR: lyricist, author
|Company||Matrix No.||Size||First Recording Date||Title||Primary Performer||Description||Role||Audio|
|Columbia||39451||10-in.||6/16/1914||Cherry ripe||Thamzene Cox||Female vocal solo, with orchestra||lyricist|
|Columbia||30112||12-in.||ca. 1907-Feb. 1908||Cherry ripe||Lillian Blauvelt||Female vocal solo, with piano||lyricist|
|Columbia||W146343||10-in.||5/25/1928||Passing by||Walter Golde ; Louis Graveure||Tenor vocal solo, with piano||author|
|Edison||4935||10-in.||8/18/1916||I love you truly||Wilfred Glenn||Male vocal solo, with orchestra||lyricist|
|Edison||7409||10-in.||6/16/1920||Passing by||Paul Reimers||Tenor vocal solo, with orchestra||lyricist|
Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Herrick, Robert," accessed July 30, 2021, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/102578.
Herrick, Robert. (2021). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved July 30, 2021, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/102578.
"Herrick, Robert." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2021. Web. 30 July 2021.
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