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Hamilton Aïdé

Charles Hamilton Aide (sometimes written as Aidé or Aïdé; born in Paris, France, 1826 - died in London, England, 13 December 1906) was "for many years a conspicuous figure in London literary society, a writer of novels, songs and dramas of considerable merit and popularity, and a skillful amateur artist". In particular, Aide was "known for such widely anthologized lyrics as 'Love, the Pilgrim', 'Lost and Found' and 'George Lee'".

Birth and Death Data: Born 1826 (Paris), Died December 13th, 1906 (London)

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1911 - 1920

Roles Represented in DAHR: lyricist, composer

Recordings

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Victor B-10413 10-in. 5/19/1911 The maid of the mill Daniel Beddoe Tenor vocal solo, with orchestra lyricist  
Victor C-10413 12-in. 5/19/1911 The maid of the mill Daniel Beddoe Tenor vocal solo, with orchestra lyricist  
Victor B-10719 10-in. 7/12/1911 The maid of the mill Reed Miller Male vocal solo, with orchestra lyricist  
Columbia 38623 10-in. 2/10/1913 The Danube River Grace Kerns Female vocal solo, with orchestra lyricist, composer  
Columbia 48800 12-in. 5/8/1916 The maid of the mill Lucile Lawrence Female vocal solo, with orchestra lyricist  
OKeh 179 10-in. ca. June 1918 The maid of the mill Reed Miller Male vocal solo, with orchestra lyricist  
Edison 693 Not documented 6/23/1911 Maid of the mill Reed Miller Tenor vocal solo, with orchestra lyricist  
Edison 1094 10-in. 6/19/1912 Maid of the mill Reed Miller Tenor vocal solo and vocal ensemble, with orchestra lyricist  
Edison 5636 10-in. 6/20/1917 The Danube River Vernon Dalhart ; Ida Gardner Vocal duet (contralto and tenor), with orchestra lyricist, composer  
Edison 7162 10-in. 2/16/1920 Danube River Helen Davis Soprano vocal solo, with orchestra lyricist, composer  

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Aïdé, Hamilton," accessed October 26, 2021, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/103941.

Aïdé, Hamilton. (2021). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved October 26, 2021, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/103941.

"Aïdé, Hamilton." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2021. Web. 26 October 2021.

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URI: https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/103941

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