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John Orlando Parry

John Orlando Parry (3 January 1810 – 20 February 1879) was an English actor, pianist, artist, comedian and singer.

Birth and Death Data: Born January 3, 1810 (London), Died February 20, 1879 (Molesey)

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1916 - 1922

Roles Represented in DAHR: composer, lyricist, arranger


Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Victor C-18390 12-in. 9/21/1916 Flow gently, Deva John McCormack ; Reinald Werrenrath Vocal duet (tenor and baritone), with orchestra lyricist, composer  
Victor B-26232 10-in. 3/3/1922 Ar hyd y nos Henry Kirby Davies Male vocal solo, with instrumental ensemble arranger  


Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Parry, John Orlando," accessed January 23, 2022,

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"Parry, John Orlando." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2022. Web. 23 January 2022.

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