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Kate Hankey

Arabella Katherine Hankey (12 January 1834 – 9 May 1911) was an English missionary and nurse who is best known for being the author of the poem The Old, Old Story, from which the hymns "Tell me the old, old story" and "I Love to Tell the Story" were derived.

Birth and Death Data: Born January 1st, 1834

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1905 - 1940

Roles Represented in DAHR: author

Recordings

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Victor B-2215 10-in. 2/6/1905 I love to tell the story Trinity Choir Chorus, with organ author  
Victor B-10525 10-in. 6/12/1911 I love to tell the story Trinity Choir [i.e., Lyric Quartet] Mixed vocal quartet, with orchestra author  
Victor B-22632 10-in. 3/18/1919 I love to tell the story Louise Homer Contralto vocal solo, with male vocal quartet and orchestra author  
Victor BVE-38069 10-in. 6/1/1927 I love to tell the story Louise Homer Contralto vocal solo, with male vocal quartet and pipe organ author  
Victor BVE-55607 10-in. 7/11/1929 I love to tell the story John Seagle ; Leonard Stokes Male vocal duet, with organ author  
Victor PBS-68587 10-in. 10/18/1933 I love to tell the story Leon Strashun Dubbed recording from film : Vocal chorus, with organ author  
Victor BS-74999 10-in. 1/23/1933 Rescue the perishing Salvation Army Male Quartet Male vocal quartet, unaccompanied author  
Victor BS-046715 10-in. 1/24/1940 I love to tell the story Emile Coté ; Victor Chapel Choir Mixed vocal chorus, with organ author  
Columbia 4537 10-in. ca. June 1910 I love to tell the story Archibald Brothers' Quartette Male vocal quartet, unaccompanied author  
Columbia 79405 10-in. 9/7/1920 I love to tell the story Cyrena Van Gordon Contralto vocal solo, with orchestra author  
Columbia 98155 12-in. 7/17/1924 I love to tell the story Lucy M. van de Mark Female vocal solo, with instrumental quartet author  
Columbia W141889 10-in. 3/30/1926 I love to tell the story Oscar Seagle Baritone vocal solo, with organ author  
Columbia 98253 12-in. 4/5/1926 I love to tell the story Lucy M. van de Mark Female vocal solo, with organ author  
OKeh S-7022 10-in. ca. Sept. 1919 I love to tell the story Charles Henry ; James Jordon Male vocal duet, with orchestra author  
OKeh W402073 10-in. 8/6/1928 I love to tell the story Foundation Quartette Male vocal quartet, with instrumental trio author  
Brunswick LAE327 10-in. 11/9/1928 I love to tell the story Maureen Dyer Female vocal solo, with organ and string quartet author  
Edison 748 Not documented 7/15/1911 I love to tell the story Edison Mixed Quartet Mixed vocal quartet author  
Edison 4361 10-in. 12/22/1915 I love to tell the story Metropolitan Quartet Mixed vocal quartet, with orchestra author  

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Hankey, Kate," accessed October 22, 2020, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/116489.

Hankey, Kate. (2020). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved October 22, 2020, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/116489.

"Hankey, Kate." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2020. Web. 22 October 2020.

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URI: https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/116489

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