Bruno Huhn

Bruno Siegfried Huhn (1871–1950) was a British composer, pianist, organist and musical director. Born in London on 1 August 1871, he studied piano under Sophie Taunton, later toured in Spain, Italy, Egypt, India and Australia before moving to New York City in 1891. His works include:

  • Te Deum Laudamus for soloists, chorus, orchestra and organ;
  • Jubilate Deo for soloists, chorus, orchestra and organ; and
  • Various settings of poems for voice and piano, including "Eldorado" and "Israfel" by Edgar Allan Poe, "The Unknown" by Walt Whitman, and "Invictus" by W.E. Henley.
  • Invictus, song

Birth and Death Data: Born January 1st, 1871

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1921 - 1933

Roles Represented in DAHR: composer, lyricist

Recordings

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Victor MS-75874 16-in. 6/22/1933 Beauty that endures. Program 9 Jean Paul King ; Charles Sears Radio transcription disc : Orchestra, with male vocal solo and recitation Composer  
OKeh W80649 10-in. 3/18/1927 Rejoice, ye pure in heart OKeh Sacred Quartet Vocal quartet with organ, chimes, and celeste Composer  
Edison 8159 10-in. 8/2/1921 Blest are the pure in heart Robert C. Dyrenforth ; Robert Gayler Baritone vocal solo, with piano Composer  
Edison 8171 10-in. 8/5/1921 The Lord is my strength Robert C. Dyrenforth ; Robert Gayler Baritone vocal solo, with piano Composer  

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Huhn, Bruno," accessed September 21, 2020, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/116369.

Huhn, Bruno. (2020). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved September 21, 2020, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/116369.

"Huhn, Bruno." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2020. Web. 21 September 2020.

DAHR Persistent Identifier

URI: https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/116369

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