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Vincent Novello

Vincent Novello (6 September 1781 – 9 August 1861), English musician, son of an Italian who married an English wife, was born in London. He was a chorister and organist, but he is best known for bringing to England many works now considered major standards, and with his son he created a major publishing house.

Birth and Death Data: Born September 6th, 1781 (London), Died August 9th, 1861 (Nice)

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1917 - 1926

Roles Represented in DAHR: arranger


Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Victor B-26857 10-in. 9/1/1922 Adeste fideles Criterion Quartet Male vocal quartet, with orchestra arranger  
Victor B-29505 10-in. 2/13/1924 Adeste fideles Sistine Chapel Choir Male vocal chorus, unaccompanied arranger  
Victor CVE-36606 12-in. 10/1/1926 Adeste fideles John McCormack Tenor vocal solo, with mixed vocal chorus and orchestra arranger  
Columbia 77443 10-in. 10/24/1917 Adeste fideles William J. Finn ; Paulist Choristers of Chicago Male vocal chorus, with piano arranger  


Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Novello, Vincent," accessed July 30, 2021,

Novello, Vincent. (2021). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved July 30, 2021, from

"Novello, Vincent." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2021. Web. 30 July 2021.

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