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Stephen Adams

Michael Maybrick (31 January 1841 – 26 August 1913) was an English composer and singer, best known under his pseudonym Stephen Adams as the composer of "The Holy City," one of the most popular religious songs in English.

Birth and Death Data: Born January 31st, 1841 (Liverpool), Died August 25th, 1913 (Buxton)

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1895 - 1941

Roles Represented in DAHR: composer

Notes: Original name: Michael Maybrick.

Recordings (Results 1-25 of 186 records)

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Berliner 952 7-in. Before May 1895 The midshipmite Male vocalist (unidentified; Berliner Gramophone Co.) Male vocal solo composer  
Berliner 963 7-in. 2/20/1896 A warrior bold Artists vary Male vocal solo composer  
Berliner 986 7-in. 4/10/1896 The Holy City Artists vary Male vocal solo composer  
Berliner 3316 7-in. 6/18/1898 A warrior bold Arthur Pryor Trombone solo composer  
Berliner 3672 7-in. 10/7/1898 The Holy City Dorothy Yale Female vocal solo composer  
Berliner 3674 7-in. Before Apr. 1899 Mona Artists vary Female vocal solo composer  
Berliner 4160 7-in. 7/26/1898 The Holy City Simone Mantia Euphonium solo composer  
Berliner 0280 7-in. 6/15/1899 A warrior bold Arthur Pryor Trombone solo composer  
Berliner 0295 7-in. 6/28/1899 The Holy City Ferruccio Giannini Tenor vocal solo composer  
Berliner 0651 7-in. 10/24/1899 The Holy City Harry Macdonough Male vocal solo composer  
Berliner 01018 7-in. 2/23/1900 A warrior bold J. J. Fisher Male vocal solo composer  
Berliner 01266 7-in. 4/28/1900 The Holy City E. Francisco [i.e., Emilio de Gorgorza] Baritone vocal solo composer  
Victor [Pre-matrix A-]94 7-in. 6/14/1900 The Holy City Harry Macdonough Male vocal solo, with piano composer  
Victor [Pre-matrix B-]94 10-in. 6/6/1902 The Holy City Harry Macdonough Male vocal solo, with piano composer  
Victor [Pre-matrix A-]175 7-in. 7/23/1900 The Holy City Sig. Carlos Francisco Baritone vocal solo composer  
Victor [Pre-matrix A-]201 7-in. 9/14/1900 The Holy City Street piano "Street" (barrel) piano composer  
Victor [Pre-matrix A-]429 7-in. 10/17/1900 The Holy City Edna Florence Female vocal solo composer  
Victor [Pre-matrix A-]433 7-in. 10/18/1900 The Holy City Charles D'Almaine Violin solo, with piano composer  
Victor [Pre-matrix B-]433 10-in. 1/21/1902 The Holy City Charles D'Almaine Violin solo, with piano composer  
Victor [Pre-matrix A-]501 7-in. 11/9/1900 The Holy City Herbert L. Clarke Cornet solo composer  
Victor [Pre-matrix A-]694 7-in. 2/20/1901 The Holy City J. W. Myers Male vocal solo, with piano composer  
Victor [Pre-matrix A-]1262 7-in. 2/15/1902 The Holy City Haydn Quartet Male vocal quartet composer  
Victor [Pre-matrix B-]1262 10-in. 2/15/1902 The Holy City Haydn Quartet Male vocal quartet composer  
Victor [Pre-matrix A-]1543 7-in. 8/7/1902 The Holy City Saxophone Quartet of Sousa's Band Saxophone quartet composer  
Victor [Pre-matrix B-]1543 10-in. 8/7/1902 The Holy City Saxophone Quartet of Sousa's Band Saxophone quartet composer  
(Results 1-25 of 186 records)

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Adams, Stephen," accessed October 26, 2021, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/109793.

Adams, Stephen. (2021). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved October 26, 2021, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/109793.

"Adams, Stephen." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2021. Web. 26 October 2021.

DAHR Persistent Identifier

URI: https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/109793

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