D. B. Towner
Daniel Brink Towner (March 5, 1850 – October 3, 1919) was a composer who held a Doctorate of music, and used his abilities to develop the music to several Christian hymns which are still popular today.
Birth and Death Data: Born March 5th, 1850, Died October 3rd, 1919 (Longwood)
Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1906 - 1929
Roles Represented in DAHR: composer
|Company||Matrix No.||Size||First Recording Date||Title||Primary Performer||Description||Role||Audio|
|Victor||B-3089||10-in.||2/7/1906||The new 'Glory' song||Haydn Quartet||Male vocal quartet, with orchestra||composer|
|Victor||B-9717||10-in.||12/16/1910||Full surrender||Trinity Choir||Mixed vocal quartet, with orchestra||composer|
|Victor||B-11675||10-in.||3/6/1912||Some day I shall know||Earl Cartwright||Male vocal solo, with orchestra||composer|
|Victor||C-18700||12-in.||11/6/1916||Gospel songs no. 4||Victor Light Opera Company||Vocal chorus and soloists, with orchestra||composer|
|Victor||BVE-33165||10-in.||8/12/1925||Trust and obey||Henry Burr||Male vocal solo, with orchestra||composer|
|Victor||BVE-45935||10-in.||6/20/1928||Grace greater than our sins||Moody Bible Institute Trio||Male vocal trio, with piano||composer|
|Victor||PBVE-160||10-in.||4/16/1926||Ej silver, ej guld||Joseph Lycell||Male vocal solo, with organ||composer|
|Victor||[Trial 1913-09-04-01]||Not documented||9/4/1913||Nor silver nor gold||B. P. Stout||Male vocal solo, with piano||composer|
|Columbia||39481||10-in.||7/8/1914||Glorious things of Thee are spoken||Chautauqua Preachers’ Quartette||Male vocal quartet, unaccompanied||composer|
|Columbia||46801||10-in.||5/25/1916||Come, spirit, come||Chautauqua Preachers’ Quartette||Male vocal quartet, unaccompanied||composer|
|Columbia||77207||10-in.||7/12/1917||My anchor holds||William McEwan||Male vocal solo, with orchestra||composer|
|OKeh||8626||10-in.||Mar. 1924||Redeeming love||Mrs. R. L. Forster ; J. Douglas Swagerty ; Mrs. J. Douglas Swagerty||Female-male vocal duet, with piano||composer|
|Edison||7620||10-in.||11/5/1920||The old fireside||Thomas Chalmers||Male vocal solo, with orchestra||composer|
|Edison||19155||10-in.||4/12/1929||The sunset gate||Arthur Billings Hunt||Male vocal solo, with orchestra||composer|
|Edison||N-854||10-in.||4/12/1929||The sunset gate||Arthur Billings Hunt||Male vocal solo, with orchestra||composer|
Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Towner, D. B.," accessed July 30, 2021, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/107380.
Towner, D. B.. (2021). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved July 30, 2021, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/107380.
"Towner, D. B.." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2021. Web. 30 July 2021.
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