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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  
(Results 51-75 of 104 records)

Citation

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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