W. Howard Doane
William Howard Doane (February 3, 1832 – February 23, 1915) was a manufacturer, inventor, hymn writer, choral director, church leader and philanthropist. He composed over 2000 church hymns. More than seventy patents are credited to him for innovations in woodworking machinery. His philanthropy led to the renaming of the Granville Academy, as the Doane Academy, a boys’ and girls' private preparatory school associated with Denison University in Granville, Ohio, where he was a major benefactor.
Birth and Death Data: Born February 3rd, 1832 (Connecticut), Died December 24th, 1915 (South Orange)
Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1897 - 1933
Roles Represented in DAHR: composer
Recordings (Results 1-25 of 66 records)
|Company||Matrix No.||Size||First Recording Date||Title||Primary Performer||Description||Role||Audio|
|Berliner||1766||7-in.||8/13/1897||Pass me not O gentle savior||Steve Porter||Male vocal solo||composer|
|Victor||[Pre-matrix A-]704||7-in.||2/23/1901||Safe in the arms of Jesus||Christopher H. H. Booth||Chimes solo||composer|
|Victor||[Pre-matrix B-]704||10-in.||2/23/1901||Safe in the arms of Jesus||Emmons||Chimes||composer|
|Victor||[Pre-matrix A-]1914||7-in.||1/27/1903||Safe in the arms of Jesus||Choir [i.e., Lyric Trio]||Vocal chorus||composer|
|Victor||[Pre-matrix B-]1914||10-in.||1/27/1903||Safe in the arms of Jesus||Choir [i.e., Lyric Trio]||Chorus||composer|
|Victor||B-2216||10-in.||2/6/1905||To the work||Trinity Choir||Chorus, with organ||composer|
|Victor||B-2217||10-in.||2/6/1905||Safe in the arms of Jesus||Trinity Choir||Chorus, with organ||composer|
|Victor||B-2530||10-in.||5/8/1905||Tho' your sins be as scarlet||Harry Macdonough ; Frank C. Stanley||Male vocal duet, with orchestra||composer|
|Victor||B-2699||10-in.||8/7/1905||Rescue the perishing||Frank C. Stanley||Male vocal solo, with organ||composer|
|Victor||B-2701||10-in.||8/7/1905||Near the Cross||Frank C. Stanley||Male vocal solo, with organ||composer|
|Victor||B-3922||10-in.||10/25/1906||Pass me not, O gentle saviour||Harry Macdonough ; Frank C. Stanley||Male vocal duet, with orchestra||composer|
|Victor||B-8085||10-in.||7/1/1909||More love to Thee, O Christ||Harry Macdonough ; Reinald Werrenrath||Male vocal duet, with orchestra||composer|
|Victor||B-9331||10-in.||7/28/1910||Rescue the perishing||Reinald Werrenrath||Male vocal solo, with orchestra||composer|
|Victor||B-9358||10-in.||8/18/1910||Some sweet day, bye and bye||Harry Anthony ; James F. Harrison||Male vocal duet, with orchestra||composer|
|Victor||B-9410||10-in.||9/6/1910||Near the Cross||Mr. and Mrs. Wheeler||Female-male vocal duet, with orchestra||composer|
|Victor||B-10250||10-in.||5/2/1911||Safe in the arms of Jesus||Trinity Choir||Mixed vocal quartet, with orchestra||composer|
|Victor||B-13600||10-in.||7/17/1913||The precious name||Trinity Choir||Mixed vocal quartet, with orchestra||composer|
|Victor||C-18599||12-in.||11/6/1916||Gospel songs no. 3||Victor Mixed Chorus||Vocal chorus and soloists, with orchestra||composer|
|Victor||B-20128||10-in.||6/15/1917||Sicura in man di Cristo||Alfredo Cibelli||Male vocal solo, with organ||composer|
|Victor||B-20963||10-in.||11/12/1917||Säker i Jesu armar||Brooklyn Svenska Mans Kvartetten||Male vocal quartet, with organ||composer|
|Victor||B-25583||10-in.||9/30/1921||Near the Cross||Raymond Dixon ; Alice Green||Female-male vocal duet, with orchestra||composer|
|Victor||B-26387||10-in.||5/29/1922||Veilig in Jezus' armen||Louis Dornay||Male vocal solo, with cello, violin, and organ||composer|
|Victor||B-26453||10-in.||5/5/1922||Pass me not, O gentle saviour||Clifford Cairns ; Charles Harrison||Male vocal duet, with orchestra||composer|
|Victor||BVE-32580||10-in.||5/11/1925||Rescue the perishing||Mark Love||Male vocal solo, with organ||composer|
|Victor||BVE-33164||10-in.||8/12/1925||Safe in the arms of Jesus||Henry Burr||Male vocal solo, with orchestra||composer|
Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Doane, W. Howard," accessed January 17, 2021, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/116477.
Doane, W. Howard. (2021). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved January 17, 2021, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/116477.
"Doane, W. Howard." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2021. Web. 17 January 2021.
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