Lord Henry Richard Charles Somerset PC, DL, JP (7 December 1849 – 10 October 1932) was a British Conservative politician and composer of popular music. He served as Comptroller of the Household under Benjamin Disraeli between 1874 and 1879.
Birth and Death Data: Born 1849, Died 1932
Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1915 - 1924
Roles Represented in DAHR: composer, songwriter, lyricist
|Company||Matrix No.||Size||First Recording Date||Title||Primary Performer||Description||Role||Audio|
|Columbia||46306||10-in.||12/28/1915||Dawn||William Brennen||Male vocal solo, with orchestra||composer|
|Columbia||81919||10-in.||8/15/1924||Dawn||Cyrena Van Gordon||Contralto vocal solo, with orchestra||songwriter|
|Edison||5068||10-in.||10/12/1916||Song of sleep||Walter Van Brunt||Male vocal solo, with orchestra||composer, lyricist|
Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Somerset, Henry," accessed October 29, 2020, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/107785.
Somerset, Henry. (2020). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved October 29, 2020, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/107785.
"Somerset, Henry." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2020. Web. 29 October 2020.
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