Meta Caroline Orred (1845 or 1846, Edinkillie, Elginshire – 23 May 1925, Bournemouth) was an author and poet. She lived most of her life in England, where she produced her literature and poetry.
Some of her works are:
The lyric for the 1877 popular song "In the Gloaming", with music by Annie Fortescue Harrison, comes from Poems.
Birth and Death Data: Born 1846, Died 1925
Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1894 - 1941
Roles Represented in DAHR: lyricist
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Recordings (Results 26-38 of 38 records)
|Company||Matrix No.||Size||First Recording Date||Title||Primary Performer||Description||Role||Audio|
|OKeh||S-70883||10-in.||Oct. 1922||In the gloaming||Shannon Four||Male vocal quartet||lyricist|
|Brunswick||[Br cat 5275-a]||10-in.||approximately late 1918||In the gloaming||Ruth Lenox||Female vocal solo, with orchestra||lyricist|
|Brunswick||2586||10-in.||approximately July 1919||In the gloaming||Elizabeth Lennox||Female vocal solo, with orchestra||lyricist|
|Brunswick||13541-13542||10-in.||7/14/1924||In the gloaming||Elizabeth Lennox||Female vocal solo, with orchestra||lyricist|
|Brunswick||14183-14185||10-in.||11/11/1924||In the gloaming||John Charles Thomas||Baritone vocal solo, with orchestra||lyricist|
|Brunswick||E24847-E24849||10-in.||10/20/1927||In the gloaming||John Charles Thomas||Male vocal solo, with orchestra||lyricist|
|Brunswick||E25299-E25300||10-in.||11/26/1927||In the gloaming||John Charles Thomas||Baritone vocal solo, with instrumental ensemble||lyricist|
|Brunswick||E25493-E25494||10-in.||12/9/1927||In the gloaming||Robert A. Gardner ; Lester McFarland||Male vocal duet, with 2 violins, cello, and piano||lyricist|
|Edison||2661||10-in.||12/26/1913||In the gloaming||Emory B. Randolph||Tenor vocal solo, with orchestra||lyricist|
|Edison||4908||10-in.||7/26/1916||In the gloaming||Florence Wallace||Female vocal solo, with orchestra||lyricist|
|Edison||5190||10-in.||12/4/1916||In the gloaming||Henrietta Wakefield||Female vocal solo, with orchestra||lyricist|
|Edison||5213||10-in.||12/13/1916||In the gloaming||Betsy Lane Shepherd||Soprano vocal solo, with orchestra||lyricist|
|Edison||N-355||10-in.||8/17/1928||Melodies of long ago no. 1||Hank Simmon's Show Boat Quartet||Male vocal quartet||lyricist|
Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Orred, Meta," accessed January 28, 2023, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/111555.
Orred, Meta. (2023). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved January 28, 2023, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/111555.
"Orred, Meta." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2023. Web. 28 January 2023.
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