Alfred J. Swan

Alfred Julius Swan was a Russian composer and musicologist active in the early to mid-twentieth century. He specialized in Russian liturgical music. His writings include Russian Music and an English translation of Nikolai Medtner's The Muse and the Fashion. His memoirs were published in 1965: Recollections of Young Years. His nephew was the British composer and musical entertainer Donald Swann.

Birth and Death Data: Born January 1st, 1890, Died January 1st, 1970

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1935 - 1937

Roles Represented in DAHR: conductor, sponsor

Recordings

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Victor CS-83988 12-in. 4/15/1935 Theresien Messe in B flat major Alfred J. Swan ; Swarthmore College. Chorus ; Swarthmore College. Orchestra Mixed vocal chorus, with orchestra conductor  
Victor CS-83989 12-in. 4/15/1935 Theresien Messe in B flat major Alfred J. Swan ; Swarthmore College. Chorus ; Swarthmore College. Orchestra Mixed vocal chorus, with orchestra conductor  
Victor CS-83990 12-in. 4/15/1935 Theresien Messe in B flat major Alfred J. Swan ; Swarthmore College. Chorus ; Swarthmore College. Orchestra Mixed vocal chorus, with orchestra conductor  
Victor CS-83991 12-in. 4/15/1935 Theresien messe in B flat major Alfred J. Swan ; Swarthmore College. Chorus ; Swarthmore College. Orchestra Mixed vocal chorus, with orchestra conductor  
Victor CS-83992 12-in. 4/15/1935 Theresien Messe in B flat major Alfred J. Swan ; Swarthmore College. Chorus ; Swarthmore College. Orchestra Mixed vocal chorus, with orchestra conductor  
Victor CS-83993 12-in. 4/15/1935 Theresien Messe in B flat major Alfred J. Swan ; Swarthmore College. Chorus ; Swarthmore College. Orchestra Mixed vocal chorus, with orchestra conductor  
Victor CS-83994 12-in. 4/15/1935 Theresien messe in B flat major Alfred J. Swan ; Swarthmore College. Chorus ; Swarthmore College. Orchestra Mixed vocal chorus, with orchestra conductor  
Victor CS-83995 12-in. 4/15/1935 Theresien messe in B flat major Alfred J. Swan ; Swarthmore College. Chorus ; Swarthmore College. Orchestra Mixed vocal chorus, with orchestra conductor  
Victor CS-83996 12-in. 4/15/1935 Theresien Messe in B flat major Alfred J. Swan ; Swarthmore College. Chorus ; Swarthmore College. Orchestra Mixed vocal chorus, with orchestra conductor  
Victor CS-83997 12-in. 4/15/1935 Theresien Messe in B flat major Alfred J. Swan ; Swarthmore College. Chorus ; Swarthmore College. Orchestra Mixed vocal chorus, with orchestra conductor  
Victor CS-83998 12-in. 4/15/1935 Theresien Messe in B flat major Alfred J. Swan ; Swarthmore College. Chorus ; Swarthmore College. Orchestra Mixed vocal chorus, with orchestra conductor  
Victor CS-83999 12-in. 4/15/1935 Theresien Messe in B flat major Alfred J. Swan ; Swarthmore College. Chorus ; Swarthmore College. Orchestra Mixed vocal chorus, with orchestra conductor  
Victor CS-07892 12-in. 4/30/1937 Russian folk-songs from the District of Pechory Alfred J. Swan Re-recording : Vocal music sponsor  
Victor CS-07893 12-in. 4/30/1937 Russian folk-songs from the District of Pechory Alfred J. Swan Re-recording : Vocal music sponsor  
Victor CS-07894 12-in. 4/30/1937 Russian folk-songs from the District of Pechory Alfred J. Swan Re-recording : Vocal music sponsor  
Victor CS-07895 12-in. 4/30/1937 Russian folk-songs from the District of Pechory Alfred J. Swan Re-recording : Vocal music sponsor  

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Swan, Alfred J.," accessed July 31, 2021, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/109841.

Swan, Alfred J.. (2021). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved July 31, 2021, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/109841.

"Swan, Alfred J.." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2021. Web. 31 July 2021.

DAHR Persistent Identifier

URI: https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/109841

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