H. P. Danks
Hart Pease Danks (6 April 1834 – 20 November 1903) was a musician who specialized in composing, singing and leading choral groups. He is best known for his 1873 composition, Silver Threads Among the Gold.
Birth and Death Data: Born April 6th, 1834 (New Haven), Died November 20th, 1903 (Philadelphia)
Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1903 - 1934
Roles Represented in DAHR: composer, songwriter
Recordings (Results 51-75 of 104 records)
|Company||Matrix No.||Size||First Recording Date||Title||Primary Performer||Description||Role||Audio|
|Columbia||1810||7-in.||ca. 1904||Silver threads among the gold||Henry Burr||Male vocal solo, with piano||composer|
|Columbia||4399||10-in.||ca. Jan.-June 1910||Silver threads among the gold||Frank Coombs||Male vocal solo, with orchestra||composer|
|Columbia||38551||10-in.||1/13/1913||Silver threads among the gold||Vincent C. Buono||Cornet solo, with band||composer|
|Columbia||45849||10-in.||7/9/1915||Silver threads among the gold||Charles Adams [i.e., Charles Adams Prince]||Celeste solo||composer|
|Columbia||45920||10-in.||8/6/1915||Silver threads among the gold||Helen Louise||Steel guitar solo||composer|
|Columbia||46590||10-in.||Mid-late Aug. 1915||Silver threads among the gold||Bohemian Instrumental Trio||Instrumental trio||composer|
|Columbia||46934||10-in.||7/21/1916||Silver threads among the gold||Taylor Trio||Instrumental trio||composer|
|Columbia||77140||10-in.||6/13/1917||Silver threads among the gold||Henry Burr||Male vocal solo, with orchestra||composer|
|Columbia||78853||10-in.||12/10/1919||Silver threads among the gold||Vincent C. Buono||Cornet solo, with orchestra||composer|
|Columbia||78942||10-in.||1/21/1920||Silver threads among the gold||Oscar Seagle||Baritone vocal solo, with orchestra||composer|
|Columbia||37176||12-in.||2/25/1915||Silver threads among the gold||Harry McClaskey||Male vocal solo, with orchestra||composer|
|Columbia||W140689||10-in.||6/16/1925||Silver threads among the gold||Riley Puckett||Male vocal solo, with guitar||composer|
|Columbia||W141912||10-in.||4/3/1926||Silver threads among the gold||Oscar Seagle||Baritone vocal solo, with orchestra||composer|
|Columbia||W144013||10-in.||4/9/1927||Silver threads among the gold||The Artist Ensemble||Instrumental ensemble||composer|
|Columbia||W145060||10-in.||11/1/1927||Silver threads among the gold||McMichen's Melody Men||Instrumental quartet, with male vocal solo||composer|
|Columbia||6452||12-in.||between 1907 and 1916||Silver threads among the gold||Hamilton Harty ; W. H. Squire||Cello solo, with violin||composer|
|Columbia||84763||10-in.||either 1918 or 1919||Silver threads among the gold||Olga Bibor Gypsy Orchestra||Orchestra ("Gypsy")||composer|
|OKeh||121||10-in.||ca. Apr. 1918||Silver threads among the gold||Sterling Trio||Male vocal trio, with orchestra||composer|
|OKeh||S-7319||10-in.||Mar. 1920||Silver threads among the gold||Crescent Trio||Male vocal trio, with orchestra||composer|
|OKeh||S-70332||10-in.||Nov. 1921||Silver threads among the gold||Ferdinand Himmelreich||Piano solo||composer|
|OKeh||S-72218||10-in.||Dec. 1923||When you and I were young||Harry Reser Quartet||Instrumental quartet||composer|
|OKeh||W81155||10-in.||7/9/1927||Jacob's ladder||Frank McCravy ; James McCravy||Male vocal duet, with instrumental trio||composer|
|OKeh||W400808||10-in.||6/20/1928||Silver threads among the gold||Andrew Jenkins ; Carson Robison||Male vocal duet, with instrumental trio and talk||composer|
|OKeh||W403137||10-in.||10/15/1929||No night there||Virginia Male Quartet||Male vocal quartet, with piano||composer|
|OKeh||W403924||10-in.||4/24/1930||Silver threads among the gold||Fiddlin' John Carson ; Moonshine Kate||Female-male vocal duet, with fiddle (violin), banjo, and guitar||composer|
Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Danks, H. P.," accessed June 14, 2021, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/109989.
Danks, H. P.. (2021). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved June 14, 2021, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/109989.
"Danks, H. P.." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2021. Web. 14 June 2021.
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