Loys "Louis" Bourgeois (French: [buʁʒwa]; c. 1510 – 1559) was a French composer and music theorist of the Renaissance. He is most famous as one of the main compilers of Calvinist hymn tunes in the middle of the 16th century. One of the most famous melodies in all of Christendom, the Protestant doxology known as the Old 100th, is commonly attributed to him.
Birth and Death Data: Born 1510 (Paris), Died 1560
Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1896 - 1928
Roles Represented in DAHR: composer
|Company||Matrix No.||Size||First Recording Date||Title||Primary Performer||Description||Role||Audio|
|Berliner||900[a]||7-in.||Before June 1896||Old Hundred||J. W. Myers||Male vocal solo||composer|
|Berliner||4262||7-in.||Before Feb. 1899||Old Hundred||Vocal quartet (unidentified; Berliner Gramophone Co.)||Vocal quartet||composer|
|Berliner||0207||7-in.||6/6/1899||Old Hundred||Sousa's Band||Band||composer|
|Victor||BVE-49185||10-in.||12/14/1928||Old Hundred||Victor Symphonic Band||Band||composer|
|Columbia||394||7-in.||ca. 1901||Onward, Christian soldiers||Columbia Band||Band||composer|
|Columbia||394||10-in.||ca. 1901||Onward, Christian soldiers||Columbia Band||Band||composer|
|Columbia||445||10-in.||ca. 1901||Old Hundred||Artists vary||Male vocal solo, with chimes and organ||composer|
|Columbia||445||7-in.||ca. 1901-Sept. 1902||The old hundred||Artists vary||Male vocal solo, with chimes and organ||composer|
Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Bourgeois, Louis," accessed August 5, 2021, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/104303.
Bourgeois, Louis. (2021). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved August 5, 2021, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/104303.
"Bourgeois, Louis." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2021. Web. 5 August 2021.
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