Frederick Oakeley (5 September 1802 – 30 January 1880) was an English Roman Catholic convert, priest, and author. He was ordained in the Church of England in 1828 and in 1845 converted to Catholicism, becoming Canon of Westminster in 1852. He is best known for his translation of the Christmas carol Adeste Fideles (O Come All Ye Faithful) from Latin into English.
Birth and Death Data: Born September 5th, 1802 (Shrewsbury), Died January 30th, 1880 (London Borough of Islington)
Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1925 - 1936
Roles Represented in DAHR: translator
|Company||Matrix No.||Size||First Recording Date||Title||Primary Performer||Description||Role||Audio|
|Victor||PBS-09060||10-in.||12/2/1936||O come, all ye faithful||Homer Hall Glee Club||Male vocal chorus, with electric organ, chimes, and symphonet||translator|
|Brunswick||E16415-E16417||10-in.||9/25/1925||Oh, come all ye faithful||Frank Munn||Male vocal solo and male vocal trio, with orchestra||translator|
Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Oakeley, Frederick," accessed October 19, 2021, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/108033.
Oakeley, Frederick. (2021). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved October 19, 2021, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/108033.
"Oakeley, Frederick." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2021. Web. 19 October 2021.
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