Claribel

Charlotte Alington Pye Barnard (23 December 1830 in Louth, Lincolnshire – 30 January 1869 in Dover) was an English poet and composer of ballads and hymns, who often wrote under the pseudonym Claribel. She wrote over 100 songs as well as two volumes of verse, and became the most commercially successful balled composer managed by her publishers Boosey's, with whom she established one of the first royalty arrangements.

Birth and Death Data: Born December 23rd, 1830 (London), Died January 30th, 1869

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1902 - 1941

Roles Represented in DAHR: composer, lyricist

Recordings (Results 51-57 of 57 records)

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Edison 5125 10-in. 11/3/1916 We'd better bide a wee Christine Miller Mezzo-soprano vocal solo, with orchestra composer, lyricist  
Edison 6935 10-in. 9/17/1919 I cannot sing the old songs Blanche Skrainka Soprano vocal solo, with orchestra composer, lyricist  
Edison 6979 10-in. 10/14/1919 I cannot sing the old songs Stella Power Soprano vocal solo, with orchestra composer, lyricist  
Edison 7072 10-in. 12/19/1919 Come back to Erin Olga Bibor Trio Instrumental trio composer  
Edison 7234 10-in. 3/2/1920 We'd better bide a wee Jean MacNeil Contralto vocal solo, with orchestra composer, lyricist  
Edison 8543 10-in. 7/25/1922 I cannot sing the old songs Venetian Instrumental Quartet Instrumental quartet composer  
Gramophone 7202½b 10-in. 9/4/1905 Come back to Erin Nellie Melba Soprano vocal solo, with band composer  
(Results 51-57 of 57 records)

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Claribel," accessed April 15, 2021, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/116506.

Claribel. (2021). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved April 15, 2021, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/116506.

"Claribel." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2021. Web. 15 April 2021.

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URI: https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/116506

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