John Edward Masefield (; 1 June 1878 – 12 May 1967) was an English poet and writer, and the Poet Laureate of the United Kingdom from 1930 until 1967. Among his best known works are the children's novels The Midnight Folk and The Box of Delights, and the poems "The Everlasting Mercy" and "Sea-Fever".
Birth and Death Data: Born June 1st, 1878 (Herefordshire), Died May 12th, 1967 (Abingdon-on-Thames)
Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1922 - 1932
Roles Represented in DAHR: author, lyricist
|Company||Matrix No.||Size||First Recording Date||Title||Primary Performer||Description||Role||Audio|
|Victor||B-26895||10-in.||9/27/1922||Port of many ships||Royal Dadmun||Male vocal solo, with harp and orchestra||author|
|Victor||B-26896||10-in.||9/27/1922||Trade winds||Royal Dadmun||Male vocal solo, with harp and orchestra||author|
|Victor||B-31600||10-in.||12/22/1924||Captain Stratton's fancy||Reinald Werrenrath||Baritone vocal solo, with male vocal quartet and orchestra||author|
|Victor||BVE-31600||10-in.||6/17/1925||Captain Stratton's fancy||Reinald Werrenrath||Baritone vocal solo, with orchestra||author|
|Victor||BSHQ-73076||10-in.||7/7/1932||Sea fever||Conrad Thibault ; Theodore Walstrum||Baritone vocal solo, with piano||lyricist|
|Victor||[Trial 1926-04-22-03]||10-in.||4/22/1926||To-morrow||James Stanley||Male vocal solo, with piano||author|
|Brunswick||E20833-E20835||10-in.||11/27/1926||Sea fever||Dartmouth College Glee Club||Male vocal chorus||author|
Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Masefield, John," accessed June 17, 2021, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/102814.
Masefield, John. (2021). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved June 17, 2021, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/102814.
"Masefield, John." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2021. Web. 17 June 2021.
DAHR Persistent Identifier
Send the Editors a message about this record.