Mrs. William Asher

Virginia Healey Asher (December 18, 1869 – February 2, 1937) was a gospel singer and evangelist to women.

Birth and Death Data: Born December 18th, 1869 (Chicago), Died February 2nd, 1937 (Florida)

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1916 - 1925

Roles Represented in DAHR: contralto

Recordings (Results 26-31 of 31 records)

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Columbia 79021 10-in. 3/4/1920 Transformed Mrs. William Asher ; Homer A. Rodeheaver Female-male vocal duet, with orchestra vocalist, contralto  
Columbia 81833 10-in. 6/18/1924 The old rugged cross Mrs. William Asher ; Homer A. Rodeheaver Female-male vocal duet, with orchestra vocalist, contralto  
Columbia 81834 10-in. 6/18/1924 Life's railway to heaven Mrs. William Asher ; Homer A. Rodeheaver Female-male vocal duet, with orchestra vocalist, contralto  
Columbia 81835 10-in. 6/19/1924 Shall we gather at the river? Mrs. William Asher ; Homer A. Rodeheaver Female-male vocal duet, with orchestra vocalist, contralto  
Columbia 81836 10-in. 6/19/1924 Love led him to Calvary Mrs. William Asher ; Homer A. Rodeheaver Female-male vocal duet, with orchestra vocalist, contralto  
Columbia 81837 10-in. 6/19/1924 Take the name of Jesus with you Mrs. William Asher ; Homer A. Rodeheaver Female-male vocal duet, with orchestra vocalist, contralto  
(Results 26-31 of 31 records)

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Asher, William, Mrs.," accessed November 30, 2020, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/105059.

Asher, William, Mrs.. (2020). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved November 30, 2020, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/105059.

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URI: https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/105059

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