J. E. Gould
John Edgar Gould (1821-1875) was a composer and publisher of hymns. He was born in Bangor, Maine and died in Algiers, Algeria while traveling.
Gould managed music stores in New York and Philadelphia (where he lived), and collaborated with composer William Fischer. Gould's published collections of hymns include:
He was best known for composing the tune to the popular "Jesus, Savior, Pilot Me", whose text was written by Edward Hopper.
Birth and Death Data: Born 1821, Died 1875
Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1903 - 1937
Roles Represented in DAHR: composer, lyricist
|Company||Matrix No.||Size||First Recording Date||Title||Primary Performer||Description||Role||Audio|
|Victor||B-2214||10-in.||2/6/1905||Jesus, saviour, pilot me||Trinity Choir||Chorus, with organ||composer|
|Victor||B-4313||10-in.||3/15/1907||Jesus, saviour, pilot me||Frederic Freemantel||Male vocal solo, with orchestra||composer|
|Victor||B-8060||10-in.||6/15/1909||Jesus, saviour, pilot me||Whitney Brothers Quartet||Male vocal quartet, unaccompanied||composer|
|Victor||B-21467||10-in.||2/25/1918||Jesus, saviour, pilot me||Henry Burr ; Harry McClaskey||Male vocal solo, with orchestra||composer|
|Victor||BVE-21467||10-in.||6/14/1926||Jesus, saviour, pilot me||Henry Burr||Male vocal solo, with orchestra||composer|
|Victor||BVE-33232||10-in.||8/18/1925||Jesus, saviour, pilot me||Adelphian Male Quartet||Male vocal quartet, unaccompanied||composer|
|Victor||BVE-38086||10-in.||6/17/1927||Rock of ages||Mark Andrews||Pipe organ solo||composer|
|Victor||LBS-81315||10-in. (33-1/3 rpm)||1/25/1934||Jesus, Saviour, pilot me||Green Brothers||Vibraphone ("Deagan vibra-harp") and chimes duet||composer|
|Victor||PBS-09780||10-in.||11/4/1937||Jesus, saviour, pilot me||Esther McNiff Curtis||Symphonet solo||composer|
|Columbia||1418||7-in.||ca. 1903-Oct. 1905||The maiden and the jay||J. W. Myers||Male vocal solo, with piano||composer|
|Columbia||1418||10-in.||ca. 1903||The maiden and the jay||J. W. Myers||Male vocal solo, with piano||composer|
|Columbia||3613||10-in.||ca. Jan.-Apr. 1907||Jesus, saviour, pilot me||George Alexander||Male vocal solo, with organ||composer|
|Columbia||4483||10-in.||ca. Jan.-Aug. 1910||Jesus, saviour, pilot me||Harry Anthony ; James F. Harrison||Male vocal duet, with orchestra||composer|
|Columbia||78252||10-in.||1/14/1919||Jesus, Saviour, pilot me||Columbia Stellar Quartette ; Oscar Seagle||Baritone vocal solo, with male vocal quartet and orchestra||composer|
|Columbia||79407||10-in.||9/9/1920||Jesus, Saviour, pilot me||Henry Burr ; Frank Croxton||Male vocal duet, with orchestra||composer|
|Columbia||W141734||10-in.||3/1/1926||Jesus, Saviour, pilot me||The Gospel Singers||Vocal ensemble, with organ||composer|
|Columbia||W141888||10-in.||3/30/1926||Jesus, Savior, pilot me||Oscar Seagle||Baritone vocal solo, with organ||composer|
|OKeh||S-7558||10-in.||Sept. 1920||Jesus, Saviour, pilot me||Henry Burr||Male vocal solo, with orchestra||composer|
|OKeh||S-70427||10-in.||Jan. 1922||Gentle angels, pilot me||Gene Kenneth Lord||Male vocal solo, with orchestra||composer, lyricist|
|OKeh||S-71364||10-in.||Mar. 1923||Jesus, Saviour, pilot me||Justin Ring ; Avilda Moore Wilson||Female vocal solo, with piano||composer|
|OKeh||W400312||10-in.||2/23/1928||Jesus, Saviour, pilot me||Friendship Quartette||Mixed vocal quartet, with piano||composer|
Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Gould, J. E.," accessed October 22, 2020, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/116494.
Gould, J. E.. (2020). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved October 22, 2020, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/116494.
"Gould, J. E.." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2020. Web. 22 October 2020.
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