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Herbert Witherspoon

Herbert Witherspoon (July 21, 1873 – May 10, 1935) was an American bass singer and opera manager.

Birth and Death Data: Born July 21, 1873 (Buffalo), Died May 10, 1935 (Manhattan)

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1907 - 1917

Roles Represented in DAHR: bass vocal

Notes: Wife: Florence Hinkle

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= Recordings were issued from this master. No recordings issued from other masters.

Recordings (Results 51-68 of 68 records)

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Victor B-16527 10-in. 9/21/1915 Just you Herbert Witherspoon Bass vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, bass vocal  
Victor B-16528 10-in. 9/21/1915 A warrior bold Herbert Witherspoon Bass vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, bass vocal  
Victor C-16530 12-in. 9/21/1915 Three fishers Herbert Witherspoon Bass vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, bass vocal  
Victor B-16531 10-in. 9/21/1915 Off to Philadelphia Herbert Witherspoon Bass vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, bass vocal  
Victor B-16534 10-in. 9/23/1915 Your heart will call me home Herbert Witherspoon Bass vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, bass vocal  
Victor C-18543 12-in. 10/12/1916 It was not so to be Herbert Witherspoon Bass vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, bass vocal  
Victor B-18544 10-in. 10/12/1916 I know a lovely garden Herbert Witherspoon Bass vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, bass vocal  
Victor C-18545 12-in. 10/12/1916 Hear me! ye winds and waves! Herbert Witherspoon Bass vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, bass vocal  
Victor C-18546 12-in. 10/12/1916 Call me back Herbert Witherspoon Bass vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, bass vocal  
Victor C-18547 12-in. 10/12/1916 Arm, arm, ye brave! Herbert Witherspoon Bass vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, bass vocal  
Victor B-18713 10-in. 11/15/1916 The old black mare Herbert Witherspoon Bass vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, bass vocal  
Victor B-20671 10-in. 9/17/1917 The old oaken bucket Herbert Witherspoon Bass vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, bass vocal  
Victor B-20672 10-in. 9/17/1917 The bird and the rose Herbert Witherspoon Bass vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, bass vocal  
Victor B-20676 10-in. 9/18/1917 When my ships come sailing home Herbert Witherspoon Bass vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, bass vocal  
Victor B-20677 10-in. 9/18/1917 In old Madrid Herbert Witherspoon Bass vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, bass vocal  
Victor B-20678 10-in. 9/18/1917 When the great red dawn is shining Herbert Witherspoon Bass vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, bass vocal  
Victor C-20870 12-in. 10/17/1917 Nuit d'azur Florence Hinkle ; Herbert Witherspoon Vocal duet (soprano and bass), with orchestra vocalist, bass vocal  
Victor B-20871 10-in. 10/17/1917 Pastoral Florence Hinkle ; Herbert Witherspoon Vocal duet (soprano and bass), with orchestra vocalist, bass vocal  
(Results 51-68 of 68 records)

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Witherspoon, Herbert," accessed June 19, 2024, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/109216.

Witherspoon, Herbert. (2024). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved June 19, 2024, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/109216.

"Witherspoon, Herbert." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2024. Web. 19 June 2024.

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URI: https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/109216

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