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H. P. Main

Hubert Platt Main MA D.D. was a hymn writer and publisher.

Birth and Death Data: Born 1839 (Ridgefield), Died October 7, 1925 (Newark)

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1911 - 1915

Roles Represented in DAHR: composer, arranger

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Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Victor B-16932 10-in. 12/23/1915 My Jesus, as thou wilt Mr. and Mrs. Wheeler Female-male vocal duet, with orchestra arranger  
Columbia 39484 10-in. 7/8/1914 What a friend Thou art to me Chautauqua Preachers’ Quartette Male vocal quartet, unaccompanied composer  
Columbia 30846 12-in. 9/16/1911 Christ, my all Gipsy Smith Male vocal solo, with cello obbligato and organ composer  


Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Main, H. P.," accessed November 28, 2022,

Main, H. P.. (2022). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved November 28, 2022, from

"Main, H. P.." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2022. Web. 28 November 2022.

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