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.
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Birth and Death Data: Born January 31, 1841 (Liverpool), Died August 25, 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 176-187 of 187 records)
|Company||Matrix No.||Size||First Recording Date||Title||Primary Performer||Description||Role||Audio|
|Edison||3407||10-in.||between 11/1/1914 and 11/5/1914||The island of dreams||Redferne Hollinshead||Tenor vocal solo and vocal ensemble, with orchestra||composer|
|Edison||4096||10-in.||9/7/1915||Thora||Hardy Williamson||Tenor vocal solo, with orchestra||composer|
|Edison||4115||10-in.||9/14/1915||The Holy City||Hardy Williamson||Male vocal solo, with orchestra||composer|
|Edison||4177||10-in.||10/7/1915||The Holy City||Hardy Williamson||Male vocal solo, with orchestra||composer|
|Edison||4321||10-in.||12/8/1915||The bells of Lee||Helen Clark||Contralto vocal solo, with orchestra||composer|
|Edison||5588||10-in.||5/28/1917||A warrior bold||Thomas Chalmers||Male vocal solo, with orchestra||composer|
|Edison||5634||10-in.||6/20/1917||The star of Bethlehem||Vernon Dalhart||Tenor vocal solo, with orchestra||composer|
|Edison||6864||10-in.||7/9/1919||They all love Jack||Arthur Middleton||Baritone vocal solo, with orchestra||composer|
|Edison||9855||10-in.||11/18/1924||Holy City||Charles Hart||Male vocal solo, with orchestra||composer|
|Gramophone||2B3440||12-in.||9/29/1932||The Holy City||John Barbirolli ; Richard Crooks ; Herbert Dawson||Tenor vocal solo, with orchestra and organ||composer|
|Gramophone||2B3441||12-in.||9/29/1932||The star of Bethlehem||John Barbirolli ; Richard Crooks ; Herbert Dawson||Tenor vocal solo, with orchestra and organ||composer|
|Columbia (U.K.)||CA14525||10-in.||between March and July 1934||Thora||Charles Kullman||Tenor vocal solo, with orchestra||composer|
Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Adams, Stephen," accessed June 2, 2023, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/109793.
Adams, Stephen. (2023). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved June 2, 2023, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/109793.
"Adams, Stephen." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2023. Web. 2 June 2023.
DAHR Persistent Identifier
Wikipedia: Michael Maybrick
Discogs: Stephen Adams
Allmusic: Stephen Adams
Linked Open Data Sources
LCNAR: Adams, Stephen, 1844-1913 - http://id.loc.gov/authorities/names/no93032370
Wikidata: Michael Maybrick - http://www.wikidata.org/entity/Q3498494
MusicBrainz: Stephen Adams - https://musicbrainz.org/artist/f7e4efcd-8891-47a6-8979-f1862d69dfee
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