Jan Karol Gall (August 18, 1856 – October 30, 1912) was a Polish vocal composer and music teacher.
Gall was born in Warsaw, and studied under Franz Krenn in Vienna, Josef Rheinberger in Munich, and Francesco Lamperti in Milan. In 1880, he became conductor of the Galician Music Society in Lemberg (modern-day Lviv, Ukraine); in 1886, professor of singing at the Kraków Conservatory; and from 1892, conductor of a choral society, "Echo", in Lwów [Lemberg].
He wrote about 400 songs, choruses, quintets, and so on, and his compositions were quite popular at the time, including a popular version of Mizerna cicha.
Birth and Death Data: Born August 18th, 1856 (Warsaw), Died October 30th, 1912 (Lviv)
Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1904 - 1911
Roles Represented in DAHR: composer, arranger
|Company||Matrix No.||Size||First Recording Date||Title||Primary Performer||Description||Role||Audio|
|Victor||A-1401||7-in.||6/3/1904||Das Mädchen mit dem rothen Mündchen||Emil Muench||Tenor vocal solo||composer|
|Victor||B-1401||10-in.||6/3/1904||Das Mädchen mit dem rothen Mündchen||Emil Muench||Tenor vocal solo||composer|
|Victor||B-2563||10-in.||5/19/1905||Mädchen mit dem Roten Mündchen||Emil Muench||Tenor vocal solo, with orchestra||composer|
|Victor||B-10736||10-in.||7/17/1911||Rój Gwiazd||Roza Kiolbassa-Kwasigroch||Female vocal solo, with orchestra||composer|
|Victor||B-10737||10-in.||7/17/1911||Krakowiak||Roza Kiolbassa-Kwasigroch||Female vocal solo, with orchestra||arranger|
|Victor||B-10745||10-in.||7/18/1911||Pieśń dziadowska||Chopin Conservatory Male Quartet||Male vocal quartet||composer|
|Victor||B-10746||10-in.||7/18/1911||Kalina||Chopin Conservatory Male Quartet||Male vocal quartet||composer|
|Victor||B-10747||10-in.||7/18/1911||Dziewczę zbuzią jak malina, op.1 no. 3||Roza Kiolbassa-Kwasigroch||Female vocal solo||composer|
|Victor||B-10750||10-in.||7/18/1911||Idzie Stary Bes Wieś||Chopin Conservatory Male Quartet||Male vocal quartet||composer|
|Victor||B-10758||10-in.||7/19/1911||Lulajże Jezuniu||Chopin Conservatory Male Quartet||Male vocal quartet, with orchestra||arranger|
|Victor||B-10759||10-in.||7/19/1911||Wsrod nocnej cisny||Chopin Conservatory Male Quartet||Male vocal quartet, with orchestra||arranger|
|Victor||B-10760||10-in.||7/19/1911||Kiedy ranne wstają zorze||Chopin Conservatory Male Quartet||Male vocal quartet, with orchestra||arranger|
|Victor||B-10761||10-in.||7/19/1911||Hejze ino! fijoleczku lesny||Chopin Conservatory Male Quartet||Male vocal quartet, with orchestra||arranger|
|Victor||B-10775||10-in.||7/20/1911||Kto się w opiekę||Chopin Conservatory Male Quartet||Orchestra||arranger|
|Victor||B-10777||10-in.||7/20/1911||O cożeś się zadumała||Chopin Conservatory Trio||Male vocal trio, with orchestra||arranger|
|Victor||B-10800||10-in.||7/21/1911||Stoł Jawor Zielony||Chopin Conservatory Male Quartet||Male vocal quartet, with orchestra||arranger|
|Gramophone||7039L||10-in.||1908||Barkarolla||Tadeusz Lowczyński||Female vocal solo, with orchestra||composer|
Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Gall, Jan," accessed July 29, 2021, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/108325.
Gall, Jan. (2021). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved July 29, 2021, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/108325.
"Gall, Jan." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2021. Web. 29 July 2021.
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