J. Varley Roberts

John Varley Roberts (25 September 1841 - 9 February 1920) was an English choirmaster, organist and composer. He spent most of his career at Magdalen College, Oxford.

Birth and Death Data: Born December 1, 1841 (Stanningley), Died February 9, 1920 (Stanningley)

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1915

Roles Represented in DAHR: composer

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Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Victor C-16137 12-in. 6/24/1915 Seek ye the Lord Evan Williams Tenor vocal solo, with vocal chorus and orchestra composer  
Edison 4278 10-in. 11/16/1915 Seek ye the Lord Calvary Choir ; Hardy Williamson Tenor vocal solo and vocal chorus, with orchestra composer  


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Roberts, J. Varley. (2022). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved December 3, 2022, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/110875.

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URI: https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/110875

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