Mrs. Harry Coghill

Anna (Annie) Louisa Walker (23 June 1836 in Staffordshire – 7 July 1907 in Bath, Somerset) was an English and Canadian teacher and author. She was the author of five novels and two collections of poetry, and edited an autobiography. Her poem "The Night Cometh" provides the text of the popular hymn "Work, for the night is coming".

Birth and Death Data: Born 1836 (England)

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1906 - 1930

Roles Represented in DAHR: lyricist

Recordings

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Victor BVE-32589 10-in. 5/11/1925 Work, for the night is coming Mark Love Male vocal solo, with organ Composer  
Victor BVE-63203 10-in. 5/21/1930 Work, for the night is coming John Seagle ; Leonard Stokes Male vocal duet, with organ Composer  
Columbia 78258 10-in. 1/21/1919 Work for the night is coming Earl F. Wilde Male vocal solo, with orchestra Composer  
Columbia 30058 12-in. 12/21/1906 Work for the night is coming Henry Burr Male vocal solo, with organ Composer  
Columbia 30508 12-in. ca. Jan.-Nov. 1910 Work for the night is coming Archibald Brothers' Quartette Male vocal quartet, unaccompanied Composer  
Columbia 36739 12-in. ca. 1913-1917 Work for the night is coming Henry Burr Male vocal solo, with orchestra Composer  
Columbia W150288 10-in. 4/18/1930 Work, for the night is coming Smith’s Sacred Singers Male vocal ensemble, with piano Composer  
OKeh 9802 10-in. Oct. 1926 Work, for the night is coming Jenkins Family Mixed vocal trio, with organ Composer  
OKeh W401709 10-in. 3/11/1929 Work, for the night is coming Sourthern Sacred Singers Male vocal quartet, with organ and chimes Composer  
Edison 5926 10-in. 12/13/1917 Work, for the night is coming Metropolitan Quartet Mixed vocal quartet, with orchestra Composer  

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Coghill, Harry, Mrs.," accessed September 20, 2020, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/105773.

Coghill, Harry, Mrs.. (2020). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved September 20, 2020, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/105773.

"Coghill, Harry, Mrs.." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2020. Web. 20 September 2020.

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URI: https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/105773

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