Alexander Frame Lithgow (1 December 1870 in Glasgow – 12 July 1929 in Launceston, Tasmania) was a Scottish-born, New Zealand and Australian based composer and bandleader known as the "Sousa of the Antipodes". His name is pronounced "Alek" by his family.
Birth and Death Data: Born December 1st, 1870
Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1917 - 1938
Roles Represented in DAHR: composer
|Company||Matrix No.||Size||First Recording Date||Title||Primary Performer||Description||Role||Audio|
|Victor||CVE-56851||12-in.||6/19/1930||Sons of Australia||United States Army Band||Band||composer|
|Victor||PBS-026149||10-in.||9/21/1938||On to victory (St. Mary's College)||Frank Hubbell Male Quartet ; Frank Allen Hubbell||Band, with male vocal quartet||composer|
|Columbia||77913||10-in.||6/21/1918||Invercargill||Naval Reserve Band||Band||composer|
|Columbia||W143411||10-in.||2/18/1927||The wallabies march||Johnnie Sylvester||Accordion solo||composer|
|Columbia||W151857||10-in.||10/13/1931||St. Mary's victory song||Anson Weeks Orchestra ; Santa Clara University Glee Club||Jazz/dance band, with vocal chorus||composer|
|Edison||5617||10-in.||6/11/1917||Royal Australian Navy march||New York Military Band||Band||composer|
|Edison||8619||10-in.||10/6/1922||March "Lithgow"||United States Marine Band||Band||composer|
Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Lithgow, Alex," accessed October 22, 2020, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/111461.
Lithgow, Alex. (2020). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved October 22, 2020, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/111461.
"Lithgow, Alex." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2020. Web. 22 October 2020.
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