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Richard Corney Grain

Richard Corney Grain (26 October 1844 – 16 March 1895), known by his stage name Corney Grain, was an entertainer and songwriter of the late Victorian era.

Birth and Death Data: Born October 26th, 1844 (Teversham), Died March 16th, 1895 (London)

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1904

Roles Represented in DAHR: composer, lyricist


Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Columbia 1885 10-in. ca. Jan.-Oct. 1904 The old trombone J. W. Myers Male vocal solo, with orchestra lyricist, composer  


Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Grain, Richard Corney," accessed April 15, 2021,

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