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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 1841 (Liverpool), Died August 26, 1913 (Buxton)

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1895 - 1941

Roles Represented in DAHR: composer

Notes: Original name: Michael Maybrick.

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Recordings (Results 51-75 of 187 records)

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Victor B-1426 10-in. 6/6/1904 The Sabbath morn Harry Macdonough Male vocal solo, with organ and chimes composer  
Victor A-1461 7-in. 6/9/1904 The Holy City Herbert Goddard Baritone vocal solo, with piano composer  
Victor B-1461 10-in. 6/9/1904 The Holy City Herbert Goddard Baritone vocal solo, with piano composer  
Victor B-1744 10-in. 10/8/1904 The Holy City Ferruccio Giannini Tenor vocal solo, with band composer  
Victor B-1762 10-in. 10/12/1904 The Holy City Emilio de Gogorza Baritone vocal solo, with orchestra composer  
Victor C-1762 12-in. 10/12/1904 The Holy City Emilio de Gogorza Baritone vocal solo, with orchestra composer  
Victor B-1989 10-in. 12/1/1904 The Holy City Arthur Pryor's Orchestra ; Arthur Pryor Trombone solo, with orchestra composer  
Victor B-2163 10-in. 1/19/1905 The Holy City Haydn Quartet Male vocal quartet, with orchestra composer  
Victor B-2892 10-in. 11/17/1905 A warrior bold Frank C. Stanley Male vocal solo, with orchestra composer  
Victor B-3702 10-in. 8/2/1906 The Holy City Harry Macdonough Male vocal solo, with orchestra composer  
Victor B-3703 10-in. 8/2/1906 The Holy City Harry Macdonough Male vocal solo, with orchestra composer  
Victor B-3704 10-in. 8/2/1906 The Holy City Harry Macdonough Male vocal solo, with orchestra composer  
Victor C-3815 12-in. 9/19/1906 The Star of Bethlehem Harry Macdonough Male vocal solo, with orchestra composer  
Victor B-6249 10-in. 6/5/1908 The Holy City Howard Rattay Violin solo, with orchestra composer  
Victor B-6824 10-in. 2/19/1909 The Sabbath morn Harry Macdonough Male vocal solo, with orchestra composer  
Victor C-7068 12-in. 5/12/1909 The Holy City Emilio de Gogorza Baritone vocal solo, with orchestra composer  
Victor B-8477 10-in. 12/14/1909 The Holy City Hamilton Hill Male vocal solo, with orchestra composer  
Victor C-8729 12-in. 3/21/1910 Star of Bethlehem Evan Williams Tenor vocal solo, with orchestra composer  
Victor B-10413 10-in. 5/19/1911 The maid of the mill Daniel Beddoe Tenor vocal solo, with orchestra composer  
Victor C-10413 12-in. 5/19/1911 The maid of the mill Daniel Beddoe Tenor vocal solo, with orchestra composer  
Victor B-10719 10-in. 7/12/1911 The maid of the mill Reed Miller Male vocal solo, with orchestra composer  
Victor B-12170 10-in. 7/9/1912 Nancy Lee Reinald Werrenrath Male vocal solo, with orchestra composer  
Victor B-12413 10-in. 9/25/1912 Nancy Lee Louise Homer Contralto vocal solo, with orchestra composer  
Victor C-12708 12-in. 12/11/1912 Nirvana John McCormack Tenor vocal solo, with orchestra composer  
Victor B-12709 10-in. 12/11/1912 The Holy City John McCormack Tenor vocal solo, with orchestra composer  
(Results 51-75 of 187 records)

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Adams, Stephen," accessed May 22, 2024, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/109793.

Adams, Stephen. (2024). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved May 22, 2024, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/109793.

"Adams, Stephen." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2024. Web. 22 May 2024.

DAHR Persistent Identifier

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

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