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Sidney Homer

Sidney Homer, Sr. (9 December 1864 – 10 July 1953) was a classical composer, primarily of songs.

Birth and Death Data: Born December 9th, 1864 (Boston), Died 1953 (Winter Park)

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1910 - 1937

Roles Represented in DAHR: composer, piano

Notes: Husband of Louise Homer and father of Louise Homer Stires, who also made recordings.

Recordings (Results 1-25 of 38 records)

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Victor B-9518 10-in. 10/5/1910 Requiem Herbert Witherspoon Bass vocal solo, with orchestra composer  
Victor B-9909 10-in. 2/6/1911 A banjo song Louise Homer Contralto vocal solo, with orchestra composer  
Victor BVE-9909 10-in. 11/23/1925 A banjo song Louise Homer Contralto vocal solo, with orchestra composer  
Victor B-11279 10-in. 11/27/1911 The pauper's drive Percy Hemus Male vocal solo composer  
Victor C-11279 12-in. 2/14/1913 The pauper's drive Percy Hemus Male vocal solo, with orchestra composer  
Victor B-11870 10-in. 4/12/1912 The dog lies in his kennel Louise Homer Contralto vocal solo, with orchestra composer  
Victor B-11871 10-in. 4/12/1912 Mammy's lullaby Louise Homer Contralto vocal solo, with orchestra composer  
Victor C-12720 12-in. 12/13/1912 Requiem Louise Homer Contralto vocal solo, with orchestra composer  
Victor B-13564 10-in. 7/11/1913 Uncle Rome Clarence Whitehill Baritone vocal solo, with orchestra composer  
Victor C-14902 12-in. 5/27/1914 The song of the shirt Louise Homer Contralto vocal solo, with orchestra composer  
Victor B-14909 10-in. 5/27/1914 Boats sail on the rivers Louise Homer Contralto vocal solo, with orchestra composer  
Victor B-18033 10-in. 6/29/1916 Sheep and lambs Louise Homer Contralto vocal solo, with harp composer  
Victor B-18044 10-in. 6/30/1916 How's my boy Louise Homer Contralto vocal solo, with orchestra composer  
Victor B-23975 10-in. 4/29/1920 Banjo song, op. 22, no. 4 Louise Homer ; Louise Homer Stires Vocal duet (soprano and contralto), with orchestra composer  
Victor C-25329 12-in. 6/3/1921 Mother Goose songs Louise Homer Contralto vocal solo, with instrumental ensemble composer  
Victor B-28009 10-in. 5/16/1923 Sheep and lambs, op. 31 Louise Homer Contralto vocal solo, with piano instrumentalist, piano, composer  
Victor B-29274 10-in. 1/11/1924 Requiem Emilio de Gogorza Tenor vocal solo, with orchestra composer  
Victor B-32037 10-in. 3/3/1925 Sing me to sleep Dusolina Giannini Soprano vocal solo, with piano composer  
Victor BVE-32824 10-in. 5/26/1925 A banjo song Anne E. Stanier Female vocal solo, with piano composer  
Victor BVE-33971 10-in. 12/2/1925 Requiem Fred Reichard Male vocal solo, with piano composer  
Victor BVE-35676 10-in. 6/10/1926 A banjo song Bessie Whiteside Female vocal solo, with piano composer  
Victor CS-011690 12-in. 8/10/1937 Requiem Bessie Whiteside Female vocal solo composer  
Victor [Trial 1917-06-06-01] Not documented 6/6/1917 Requiem J. A. Swineford Male vocal solo, with piano composer  
Victor [Trial 1920-03-01-01] Not documented 3/1/1920 O luce di quest' anima Louise Homer Contralto vocal solo, with piano instrumentalist, piano  
Victor [Trial 1920-03-01-02] Not documented 3/1/1920 Turn ye to me Louise Homer Contralto vocal solo, with piano instrumentalist, piano  
(Results 1-25 of 38 records)

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Homer, Sidney," accessed September 18, 2021, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/116464.

Homer, Sidney. (2021). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved September 18, 2021, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/116464.

"Homer, Sidney." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2021. Web. 18 September 2021.

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URI: https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/116464

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