Ada R. Habershon
Ada Ruth Habershon (1861-1918) was an English Christian hymnist, best known for her 1907 gospel song "Will the Circle Be Unbroken?" for which the tune was composed by Charles H. Gabriel.
Birth and Death Data: Born 1861
Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1908 - 1936
Roles Represented in DAHR: lyricist
|Company||Matrix No.||Size||First Recording Date||Title||Primary Performer||Description||Role||Audio|
|Victor||B-6152||10-in.||6/8/1908||He will hold me fast||Haydn Quartet||Male vocal quartet, with orchestra||lyricist|
|Victor||B-23720||10-in.||2/5/1920||He will hold me fast||Criterion Quartet||Male vocal quartet, with orchestra||lyricist|
|Victor||BVE-46613||10-in.||7/26/1928||Will the circle be unbroken?||Bud Billings ; Carson Robison||Male vocal duet, with violin and guitar||lyricist|
|Victor||BS-76287||10-in.||6/17/1933||Will the circle be unbroken?||Carter Family||Mixed vocal trio, with autoharp||lyricist|
|Victor||BS-76710||10-in.||6/17/1933||Will the circle be unbroken||Carter Family||Mixed vocal trio, with guitar and autoharp||lyricist|
|Victor||BS-01315||10-in.||9/23/1936||Will the circle be unbroken||Tex Owens||Male vocal solo, with guitar||lyricist|
|Victor||BS-02544||10-in.||10/12/1936||Will the circle be unbroken||Monroe Brothers||Male vocal duet, with guitar and mandolin||lyricist|
|OKeh||W403826||10-in.||3/5/1930||Will the circle be unbroken?||Silver Leaf Quartette of Norfolk||Male vocal quartet, unaccompanied||lyricist|
|OKeh||W403851||10-in.||3/13/1930||Will the circle be unbroken||Frank McCravy ; James McCravy||Male vocal duet, with fiddle (violin), guitar, and piano||lyricist|
|Brunswick||E25594-E25595||10-in.||12/14/1927||Will the circle be unbroken||Frank McCravy ; James McCravy||Male vocal duet, with violin, guitar, and piano||lyricist|
|Edison||11910||10-in.||9/23/1927||Will the circle be unbroken?||Metropolitan Quartet||Mixed vocal quartet, with orchestra||lyricist|
Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Habershon, Ada R.," accessed October 21, 2020, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/103846.
Habershon, Ada R.. (2020). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved October 21, 2020, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/103846.
"Habershon, Ada R.." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2020. Web. 21 October 2020.
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