John H. Hopkins
John Henry Hopkins Jr. (October 28, 1820 – August 14, 1891) was an American clergyman and hymnodist, most famous for composing the song "We Three Kings of Orient Are" in 1857 (even though it does not appear in print until his Carols, Hymns, and Songs in 1863).
Birth and Death Data: Born 1820 (Pittsburgh), Died 1891 (Hudson)
Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1917 - 1927
Roles Represented in DAHR: lyricist
|Company||Matrix No.||Size||First Recording Date||Title||Primary Performer||Description||Role||Audio|
|Victor||BVE-39888||10-in.||10/10/1927||Deck the hall||William H. Reitz||Chimes solo||lyricist|
|Edison||5672||10-in.||7/9/1917||We three kings of Orient are||The Carol Singers||Mixed vocal chorus, with orchestra||lyricist|
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Hopkins, John H.. (2021). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved July 29, 2021, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/116492.
"Hopkins, John H.." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2021. Web. 29 July 2021.
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