Nils Frykman (1842-1911) was a Swedish teacher, evangelist and hymnwriter. He came to the United States in 1888 and was a pastor at Covenant Churches in Illinois and Minnesota for nearly two decades. Known as "the joyous Christian singer", Frykman wrote over three hundred hymns, many of which are still sung by worshipers in Sweden and the United States.
Birth and Death Data: Born October 20, 1842 (Sunne), Died March 30, 1911 (Minneapolis)
Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1926 - 1934
Roles Represented in DAHR: lyricist, songwriter, composer
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|Company||Matrix No.||Size||First Recording Date||Title||Primary Performer||Description||Role||Audio|
|Victor||BVE-36298||10-in.||9/24/1926||Julen är inne||George Hultgren||Male vocal solo, with instrumental quartet||lyricist|
|Victor||BVE-45318||10-in.||6/7/1928||Min framtidsdag||Ruth O. Peterson||Female vocal solo, with violin, guitar, and piano||songwriter|
|Gramophone||BT694||10-in.||5/23/1934||Miit hem är ej på jorden||J. A. Hultman||Tenor vocal solo, with orchestra||lyricist, composer|
Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Frykman, Nils," accessed September 25, 2022, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/111028.
Frykman, Nils. (2022). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved September 25, 2022, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/111028.
"Frykman, Nils." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2022. Web. 25 September 2022.
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