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Henry J. Gauntlett

Henry John Gauntlett (9 July 1805 in Wellington, Shropshire – 21 February 1876 in London) was an English organist and songwriter known in British music circles for his authorship of a large number of hymns and other pieces for the organ.

Birth and Death Data: Born July 9th, 1805, Died February 21st, 1876

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1915 - 1923

Roles Represented in DAHR: composer


Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Victor B-27249 10-in. 12/20/1922 Jesus lives! Trinity Quartet Mixed vocal quartet, with instrumental ensemble composer  
Edison 4144 10-in. 9/24/1915 Once in Royal David's city The Carol Singers Mixed vocal chorus, with orchestra composer  
Edison 5265 10-in. 1/5/1917 Jesus lives! Calvary Choir Mixed vocal chorus, with orchestra composer  


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