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John Oxenford

John Oxenford (12 August 1812 – 21 February 1877) was an English dramatist and translator.

Birth and Death Data: Born August 12th, 1812 (London), Died February 21st, 1877 (London)

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1912 - 1919

Roles Represented in DAHR: lyricist, arranger

Recordings

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Victor B-12156 10-in. 7/3/1912 Gypsy life Mixed Quartet Mixed vocal quartet, with orchestra lyricist  
Victor C-12156 12-in. 11/6/1912 Gypsy life Lyric Quartet Mixed vocal quartet, with orchestra lyricist  
Victor B-12947 10-in. 2/25/1913 Down deep within the cellar Wilfred Glenn Male vocal solo, with orchestra arranger  
Victor B-14693 10-in. 4/9/1914 The moon has raised her lamp above John McCormack ; Reinald Werrenrath Vocal duet (tenor and baritone), with orchestra lyricist  
Columbia 36870 12-in. 2/13/1914 The moon has raised her lamp above Morgan Kingston ; Louis Kreidler Vocal duet (tenor and baritone), with orchestra lyricist  
OKeh 127 10-in. ca. May 1918 The moon has raised her lamp above Hart and Phillips Male vocal duet, with orchestra lyricist  
Edison 1316 10-in. 10/25/1912 The lover and the bird Mixed vocal quartet (unidentified; Edison Records) Mixed vocal quartet, with orchestra lyricist  
Edison 6853 10-in. 6/30/1919 Eily Mavourneen Norman Arnold Male vocal solo, with orchestra lyricist  
Edison 7066 10-in. 12/16/1919 The moon has raised her lamp above Vernon Archibald ; Lewis James Male vocal duet, with orchestra lyricist  

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Oxenford, John," accessed August 11, 2020, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/103166.

Oxenford, John. (2020). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved August 11, 2020, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/103166.

"Oxenford, John." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2020. Web. 11 August 2020.

DAHR Persistent Identifier

URI: https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/103166

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