Sabine Baring-Gould

The Reverend Sabine Baring-Gould (; 28 January 1834 – 2 January 1924) of Lew Trenchard in Devon, England, was an Anglican priest, hagiographer, antiquarian, novelist, folk song collector and eclectic scholar. His bibliography consists of more than 1240 publications, though this list continues to grow. His family home, the manor house of Lew Trenchard, near Okehampton, Devon, has been preserved as he had it rebuilt and is now a hotel. He is remembered particularly as a writer of hymns, the best-known being "Onward, Christian Soldiers" and "Now the Day Is Over". He also translated the carol "Gabriel's Message" from the Basque language to English.

Birth and Death Data: Born January 28, 1834 (Exeter), Died January 2, 1924

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1896 - 1940

Roles Represented in DAHR: lyricist

Notes: Sabine Baring-Gould, Church of England clergyman, author, and folksong collector, born at Dix’s Field, Exeter, 28 January 1834 ; died at Lew House, Devon on 2 January 1924.

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Recordings

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Berliner 994 7-in. 4/18/1896 Onward Christian soldiers J. W. Myers Male vocal solo lyricist  
Berliner 0383 7-in. 7/15/1899 Onward Christian soldiers Haydn Quartet Male vocal quartet lyricist  
Victor [Pre-matrix A-]521 7-in. 11/17/1900 Onward Christian soldiers Haydn Quartet Male vocal quartet lyricist  
Victor [Pre-matrix B-]521 10-in. 9/14/1901 Onward Christian soldiers Haydn Quartet Male vocal quartet lyricist  
Victor [Pre-matrix B-]3182 10-in. 3/6/1901 Onward Christian soldiers Haydn Quartet Male vocal quartet lyricist  
Victor A-51 7-in. 5/27/1903 Onward, Christian soldiers Trinity Choir Chorus, with organ lyricist  
Victor B-51 10-in. 5/27/1903 Onward, Christian soldiers Trinity Choir Chorus, with organ lyricist  
Victor A-725 7-in. 11/19/1903 Onward Christian soldiers Haydn Quartet Male vocal quartet, with orchestra lyricist  
Victor B-1300 10-in. 5/11/1904 Onward Christian soldiers Haydn Quartet Male vocal quartet, unaccompanied lyricist  
Victor A-2306 7-in. 2/15/1905 Onward Christian soldiers Trinity Choir Chorus, with organ lyricist  
Victor B-2306 10-in. 2/15/1905 Onward Christian soldiers Trinity Choir Chorus, with organ lyricist  
Victor B-3412 10-in. 5/25/1906 Onward Christian soldiers Trinity Choir Chorus, with orchestra lyricist  
Victor E-3412 8-in. 5/25/1906 Onward Christian soldiers Trinity Choir Chorus, with orchestra lyricist  
Victor B-6604 10-in. 11/13/1908 Onward Christian soldiers Trinity Choir Chorus, with orchestra lyricist  
Victor B-18272 10-in. 8/9/1916 Fram, I Kristi stridsmän Swedish Male Quartet Male vocal quartet, with organ lyricist  
Victor B-20101 10-in. 6/11/1917 Onward Christian soldiers Billy Sunday Chorus Mixed vocal chorus, with 2 pianos lyricist  
Victor B-20709 10-in. 9/26/1917 Framåt Kristi stridsmän Brooklyn Svenska Mans Kvartetten Male vocal quartet, with organ lyricist  
Victor B-22184 10-in. 7/29/1918 Onward, Christian soldiers Ernestine Schumann-Heink Contralto vocal solo, with orchestra lyricist  
Victor B-29871 10-in. 4/9/1924 Onward Christian soldiers John McCormack Tenor vocal solo, with orchestra lyricist  
Victor BVE-49027 10-in. 12/28/1928 Onward, Christian soldiers Victor Mixed Chorus Mixed vocal chorus, with orchestra lyricist  
Victor BS-046705 10-in. 1/24/1940 Now the day is over Emile Coté ; Victor Chapel Choir Mixed vocal chorus, with organ lyricist  
Victor [Trial 1922-09-09-03] 10-in. 9/9/1922 Onward Christian soldiers Philharmonic Male Quintette Male vocal quintet lyricist  
Columbia 754 7-in. ca. Jan.-Sept. 1902 Onward Christian soldiers Artists vary Male vocal quartet lyricist  
Columbia 754 10-in. between January and September 1902 Onward Christian soldiers Artists vary Male vocal quartet lyricist  
Columbia 46008 10-in. 9/10/1915 Onward, Christian soldiers Columbia Stellar Quartette Male vocal quartet, with orchestra lyricist  
Columbia 46389 10-in. 2/8/1916 Now the day is over Columbia Stellar Quartette Male vocal quartet, unaccompanied lyricist  
Columbia 78238 10-in. 12/30/1918 Onward, Christian soldiers Columbia Stellar Quartette ; Oscar Seagle Baritone vocal solo and male vocal quartet, with orchestra lyricist  
Columbia W142374 10-in. 7/8/1926 Onward, Christian soldiers Shannon Quartet Male vocal quartet, with organ lyricist  
OKeh S-7124 10-in. ca. Dec. 1919 Onward Christian soldiers Shannon Four Male vocal quartet lyricist  
OKeh W80648 10-in. 3/18/1927 Onward, Christian soldiers OKeh Sacred Quartet Vocal quartet with organ, chimes, and celeste lyricist  
Brunswick [Br cat 5099-a] 10-in. approximately mid-1917 Onward, Christian soldiers Inez Barbour ; Frank Croxton ; Harry McClaskey ; Marie Morrisey Mixed vocal quartet, with organ lyricist  
Brunswick E23024-E23026 10-in. 5/6/1927 Onward, Christian soldiers Old Southern Sacred Singers Male vocal quartet, with organ lyricist  
Edison 2606 10-in. 12/3/1913 Now the day is over Mixed vocal quartet (unidentified; Edison Records) Mixed vocal quartet lyricist  
Edison 5284 10-in. 1/12/1917 Onward, Christian soldiers! Calvary Choir ; Choir Boys of St. Andrew's Church, N.Y. Mixed vocal chorus and boys' chorus, with orchestra lyricist  
Gramophone 10418e 10-in. 7/2/1909 Onward Christian soldiers Westminster Cathedral Choir Mixed vocal chorus, with band lyricist  

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Baring-Gould, Sabine," accessed December 4, 2022, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/102751.

Baring-Gould, Sabine. (2022). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved December 4, 2022, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/102751.

"Baring-Gould, Sabine." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2022. Web. 4 December 2022.

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