Percy Pinkerton

Percy Edward Pinkerton (19 June 1855 – 31 August 1946) was an English translator and poet. His translations included two novels by Émile Zola and a Puccini libretto.

Birth and Death Data: Born June 19th, 1855, Died August 31st, 1946

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1914 - 1937

Roles Represented in DAHR: lyricist, translator


Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Victor C-15229 12-in. 9/30/1914 Miracle Paul R. Reese Male vocal solo, with orchestra lyricist  
Victor B-28666 10-in. 10/15/1923 Love's greeting Dusolina Giannini Soprano vocal solo, with violin and orchestra lyricist  
Gramophone 0EA5390 10-in. 10/8/1937 Mimi's farewell Lawrance Collingwood ; Joan Cross Soprano vocal solo, with orchestra translator  


Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Pinkerton, Percy," accessed December 3, 2021,

Pinkerton, Percy. (2021). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved December 3, 2021, from

"Pinkerton, Percy." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2021. Web. 3 December 2021.

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