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Dudley Buck

Dudley Buck (March 10, 1839 – October 6, 1909) was an American composer, organist, and writer on music. He published several books, most notably the Dictionary of Musical Terms and Influence of the Organ in History, which was published in New York City in 1882.

He is best known today for his organ composition, Concert Variations on the Star-Spangled Banner, Op. 23, which was later arranged into an orchestral version.

Birth and Death Data: Born March 10, 1839 (Hartford), Died October 6, 1909

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1898 - 1931

Roles Represented in DAHR: composer, arranger, translator, baritone vocal

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Recordings (Results 1-25 of 37 records)

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Berliner 4289 7-in. June 1897-Oct. 1898 Good night Haydn Quartet Male vocal quartet composer  
Berliner 4291 7-in. June 1897-Oct. 1898 Robin Adair Haydn Quartet Male vocal quartet arranger  
Berliner 01229 7-in. 4/19/1900 Good night Haydn Quartet Male vocal quartet composer  
Victor C-2218 12-in. 2/6/1905 Sing allelluia forth Trinity Choir Chorus, with organ composer  
Victor B-3242 10-in. 4/2/1906 Rock of ages Lyric Quartet ; Trinity Choir [i.e., Lyric Quartet] Mixed vocal quartet, with orchestra composer  
Victor CC-8722 12-in. 3/16/1910 Festival Te Deum, no. 7, in E flat, op. 63, no. 1 Trinity Choir Chorus, with orchestra composer  
Victor C-9021 12-in. 5/26/1910 When the heart is young Evan Williams Tenor vocal solo, with orchestra composer  
Victor B-10155 10-in. 3/3/1911 When the corn is waving, Annie dear Apollo Quartette Male vocal quartet arranger  
Victor C-11444 12-in. 1/9/1912 Charité Marcel Journet Bass vocal solo, with orchestra translator  
Victor B-12182 10-in. 7/15/1912 Oh, come with me in the summer night Agnes Kimball Soprano vocal solo, with orchestra translator  
Victor C-12280 12-in. 8/1/1912 The Lord is my light Elsie Baker ; Frederick J. Wheeler Female-male vocal duet, with orchestra composer  
Victor C-13683 12-in. 8/9/1913 Fear not ye, O Israel E. W. Bruce Vocal solo, with piano composer  
Victor C-21604 12-in. 3/14/1918 Festival Te Deum no. 7 in E flat Trinity Choir Mixed vocal chorus, with orchestra composer  
Victor C-21605 12-in. 3/14/1918 Festival Te Deum no. 7 in E flat Trinity Choir Mixed vocal chorus, with orchestra composer  
Victor B-25578 10-in. 9/27/1921 The Virgin's lullaby Merle Alcock Female vocal solo, with orchestra composer  
Victor B-25586 10-in. 10/5/1921 Rock of ages Lyric Quartet Mixed vocal quartet, with orchestra composer  
Victor B-28452 10-in. 8/29/1923 O Saviour, hear me Charles T. Tittmann Male vocal solo, with cello and orchestra arranger  
Victor B-32436 10-in. 4/16/1925 Where did you come from, baby dear Margaret Flowers Hague Female vocal solo, with piano composer  
Victor BVE-34753 10-in. 4/7/1926 On the sea Bucknell University Glee Club Male vocal chorus, with piano composer  
Victor BVE-38084 10-in. 6/15/1927 The dew is sparkling Clarence Whitehill Baritone vocal solo, with orchestra translator  
Victor BVE-38963 10-in. 6/24/1927 The dew is sparkling Clarence Whitehill Baritone vocal solo, with piano translator  
Victor CVE-50615 12-in. 2/21/1929 Festival Te Deum Trinity Choir Mixed vocal chorus and soloists, with pipe organ composer  
Victor CVE-50616 12-in. 2/21/1929 Festival Te Deum Trinity Choir Mixed vocal chorus and soloists, with pipe organ composer  
Victor BVE-67530 10-in. 4/10/1931 The heavens are declaring St. Bartholomew’s Choir ; David McK. Williams Mixed vocal chorus, with pipe organ arranger  
Victor CVE-Test-930 12-in. 2/13/1930 Variations on a Scotch air Alex D. Richardson Organ solo composer  
(Results 1-25 of 37 records)

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Buck, Dudley," accessed May 23, 2022, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/104746.

Buck, Dudley. (2022). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved May 23, 2022, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/104746.

"Buck, Dudley." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2022. Web. 23 May 2022.

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