Harry Simeone

Harry Moses Simeone (May 9, 1910 – February 22, 2005) was an American music arranger, conductor and composer, best known for arranging the famous Christmas song "The Little Drummer Boy", for which he received co-writing credit.

Birth and Death Data: Born May 9th, 1911 (Newark), Died February 22nd, 2005

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1932 - 1963

Roles Represented in DAHR: conductor, piano

Recordings (Results 1-25 of 28 records)

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Victor BRC-Test-497 10-in. 2/10/1932 Was that the human thing to do Harriet Lee Female vocal solo, with male vocal trio and piano instrumentalist, piano  
Victor BRC-Test-1121 10-in. 2/29/1932 Was that the human thing to do Harriet Lee Female vocal solo, with male vocal trio and piano instrumentalist, piano  
Decca 74259 12/16/1947 Grandma's Thanksgiving, part 1 Fred Waring and the Pennsylvanians instrumentalist, piano  
Decca 74260 12/16/1947 Grandma's Thanksgiving, part 2 Fred Waring and the Pennsylvanians instrumentalist, piano  
Decca 112604 9/14/1962 Joyful, joyful we adore Thee The Harry Simeone Chorale conductor  
Decca 112605 9/14/1962 Let all mortal flesh keep silence The Harry Simeone Chorale conductor  
Decca 112606 9/14/1962 Men and children everywhere The Harry Simeone Chorale conductor  
Decca 112607 9/14/1962 Still, still with Thee The Harry Simeone Chorale conductor  
Decca 112608 9/14/1962 Dear Lord and Father of Mankind The Harry Simeone Chorale conductor  
Decca 112609 9/14/1962 Brothers lift your voices The Harry Simeone Chorale conductor  
Decca 112610 9/14/1962 Praise ye the Lord The Harry Simeone Chorale conductor  
Decca 112611 9/14/1962 When I survey the wonderous cross The Harry Simeone Chorale conductor  
Decca 112612 9/14/1962 If Thou but suffer God to guide Thee The Harry Simeone Chorale conductor  
Decca 112613 9/14/1962 For all the Saints The Harry Simeone Chorale conductor  
Decca 112614 9/14/1962 The beatitudes The Harry Simeone Chorale conductor  
Decca 112615 9/14/1962 O God of earth and altar The Harry Simeone Chorale conductor  
Decca 113959 8/23/1963 All hail the power of Jesus' name The Harry Simeone Chorale conductor  
Decca 113960 8/23/1963 O Master let me walk with Thee The Harry Simeone Chorale conductor  
Decca 113961 8/23/1963 Break Thou the bread of life The Harry Simeone Chorale conductor  
Decca 113962 8/23/1963 O come and mourn with me awhile The Harry Simeone Chorale conductor  
Decca 113963 8/23/1963 The God of Abraham praise The Harry Simeone Chorale conductor  
Decca 113964 8/23/1963 All glory land and honor The Harry Simeone Chorale conductor  
Decca 113965 8/23/1963 Hail to the Lord's anointed The Harry Simeone Chorale conductor  
Decca 113966 8/23/1963 Ah, dearest Jesus, how hast Thou offended The Harry Simeone Chorale conductor  
Decca 113967 8/23/1963 Hosanna, loud Hosanna The Harry Simeone Chorale conductor  
(Results 1-25 of 28 records)

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Simeone, Harry," accessed October 25, 2020, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/105370.

Simeone, Harry. (2020). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved October 25, 2020, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/105370.

"Simeone, Harry." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2020. Web. 25 October 2020.

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URI: https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/105370

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