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Charles Harrison

Charles William Harrison (September 11, 1878 – February 2, 1965) was an American tenor ballad singer. He recorded under the pseudonyms: Hugh Donovan, Billy Burton, Charles Hilton, and Norman Terrell.

Birth and Death Data: Born September 11th, 1878 (Jersey City), Died February 2nd, 1965 (Summit)

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1906 - 1939

Roles Represented in DAHR: tenor vocal, vocalist

Notes: Also identified as Charles W. Harrison.

Recordings (Results 1-25 of 644 records)

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Victor B-3353 10-in. 5/2/1906 Praise ye the Father Trinity Choir Mixed vocal chorus, with orchestra vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor B-3413 10-in. 5/25/1906 Blest be the tie that binds Trinity Choir Chorus, with orchestra vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor C-8143 12-in. 8/12/1909 Sanctus Trinity Choir Mixed vocal chorus, with orchestra vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor C-8907 12-in. 5/2/1910 Gems from The Mikado Victor Light Opera Company Vocal chorus and soloists, with orchestra vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor C-8908 12-in. 5/2/1910 Gems from Martha Victor Light Opera Company Vocal chorus and soloists, with orchestra vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor C-10002 12-in. 2/24/1911 Gems from Erminie Victor Opera Company Vocal chorus and soloists, with orchestra vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor BVE-10526 10-in. 10/1/1926 Joy to the world! Trinity Choir Mixed vocal chorus, with orchestra vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor C-12109 12-in. 6/12/1912 Gems from Robin Hood Victor Light Opera Company Vocal chorus and soloists, with orchestra vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor C-12507 12-in. 10/10/1912 Gems from Cavalleria rusticana Victor Light Opera Company Vocal chorus and soloists, with orchestra vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor CVE-12507 12-in. 4/11/1928 Gems from Cavalleria rusticana Victor Opera Company Vocal chorus and soloists, with orchestra vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor C-12616 12-in. 11/15/1912 Gems from I pagliacci Victor Opera Company Vocal chorus and soloists, with orchestra vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor CVE-12616 12-in. 3/30/1928 Gems from I pagliacci Victor Opera Company Vocal chorus and soloists, with orchestra vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor C-12617 12-in. 11/15/1912 Gems from Faust Victor Light Opera Company Vocal chorus and soloists, with orchestra vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor B-12962 10-in. 3/5/1913 When I met you last night in Dreamland Charles Harrison Male vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor B-12963 10-in. 3/5/1913 I hear you calling me Charles Harrison Male vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor B-12964 10-in. 3/5/1913 A dream Charles Harrison Male vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor B-13012 10-in. 3/25/1913 Alice, where art thou? Charles Harrison Male vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor B-13013 10-in. 3/25/1913 Then I'll stop loving you Charles Harrison Male vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor B-13261 10-in. 5/9/1913 Just say again you love me Charles Harrison Male vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor C-13361 12-in. 5/27/1913 Gems from Rigoletto Victor Light Opera Company Vocal chorus and soloists, with orchestra vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor B-13628 10-in. 7/24/1913 Peg o' my heart Charles Harrison Tenor vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor B-13629 10-in. 7/24/1913 Come into the garden, Maud Charles Harrison Tenor vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor B-13630 10-in. 7/24/1913 Woman is fickle Charles Harrison Tenor vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor CVE-13723 12-in. 5/11/1927 Sea songs Victor Mixed Chorus Vocal chorus and soloists, with orchestra vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor B-13894 10-in. 10/2/1913 You went away Charles Harrison Male vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, tenor vocal  
(Results 1-25 of 644 records)

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Harrison, Charles," accessed August 5, 2021, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/110869.

Harrison, Charles. (2021). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved August 5, 2021, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/110869.

"Harrison, Charles." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2021. Web. 5 August 2021.

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URI: https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/110869

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