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 (Results 26-35 of 35 records)
|Company||Matrix No.||Size||First Recording Date||Title||Primary Performer||Description||Role||Audio|
|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|
Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Baring-Gould, Sabine," accessed December 7, 2022, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/102751.
Baring-Gould, Sabine. (2022). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved December 7, 2022, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/102751.
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