Thorpe Bates

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1911 - 1924

Roles Represented in DAHR: baritone vocal

Notes: 1881-1958; British singer and actor; stage name: Thorpe Bates; real name Thomas T. Bates (BFI Film and Television Database, 032809)

Recordings (Results 1-25 of 36 records)

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Columbia 6388 12-in. approximately 1913 O flower of all the world Thorpe Bates Male vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, baritone vocal  
Columbia 6389 12-in. approximately 1914 Sincerity Thorpe Bates Male vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, baritone vocal  
Columbia 6[390 (approximately)] 12-in. approximately 1914 The king's minstrel Thorpe Bates Male vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, baritone vocal  
Columbia 6[390 (approximately)] 12-in. approximately 1914 If thou wert blind Thorpe Bates Male vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, baritone vocal  
Columbia 6401 12-in. approximately 1914 My heart still clings to you Thorpe Bates Male vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, baritone vocal  
Columbia 6407 12-in. approximately 1914 Charmed cup Thorpe Bates Male vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, baritone vocal  
Columbia 6417 12-in. approximately 1914 Faust : Even bravest heart Thorpe Bates Male vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, baritone vocal  
Columbia 6418 12-in. approximately 1914 Pagliacci : Prologue Thorpe Bates Male vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, baritone vocal  
Columbia 6839 12-in. approximately May 1916 Yours to the end Thorpe Bates ; Daly's Theatre Orchestra ; Merlin Morgan Male vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, baritone vocal  
Columbia 6840 12-in. approximately May 1916 Love and war Thorpe Bates ; Daly's Theatre Orchestra ; Merlin Morgan Male vocal solo, with orchestra and chorus vocalist, baritone vocal  
Columbia 29416 10-in. approximately 1914-1915 Sussex by the Sea Thorpe Bates Male vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, baritone vocal  
Columbia 74043 12-in. approximately 4/14/1920 My shy love Thorpe Bates ; Gaiety Theatre Orchestra ; Nancie Lovat ; Arthur Wood Female-male vocal duet, with orchestra vocalist, baritone vocal  
Columbia 74045 12-in. approximately 4/14/1920 If you only knew Thorpe Bates ; Gaiety Theatre Orchestra ; Arthur Wood Male vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, baritone vocal  
Columbia 74304 12-in. approximately 5/20/1921 Now we stand on the summit Thorpe Bates ; Clara Butterworth ; Empire Theatre Orchestra ; Montague Fawcett Phillips Vocal duet with orchestra vocalist, baritone vocal  
Columbia 74305 12-in. approximately 5/20/1921 Home again Thorpe Bates ; Clara Butterworth ; Empire Theatre Orchestra ; Montague Fawcett Phillips Vocal duet with orchestra vocalist, baritone vocal  
Columbia 74307 12-in. approximately 5/20/1921 Fisherman of England Thorpe Bates ; Empire Theatre Orchestra ; Montague Fawcett Phillips Male vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, baritone vocal  
Columbia 75042 12-in. 1/20/1922 The trumpeter Thorpe Bates Male vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, baritone vocal  
Columbia 75046 12-in. 1/26/1922 The floral dance Thorpe Bates Male vocal solo, with piano vocalist, baritone vocal  
Columbia 75064 12-in. approximately 3/13/1922 Land o' mine Thorpe Bates ; Daly's Theatre Orchestra ; Merlin Morgan Male vocal solo, with orchestra and chorus vocalist, baritone vocal  
Columbia 75065 12-in. approximately 3/20/1922 Mariana Thorpe Bates ; Daly's Theatre Orchestra ; Merlin Morgan Male vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, baritone vocal  
Columbia 75066 12-in. approximately 3/20/1922 Call to arms Thorpe Bates ; Daly's Theatre Orchestra ; Merlin Morgan ; Ivy Tresmand Vocal duet with orchestra vocalist, baritone vocal  
Columbia 75073 12-in. approximately 3/31/1922 A woman's no Daly's Theatre Orchestra ; Phyllis Dare ; Merlin Morgan Vocal duet with orchestra vocalist, baritone vocal  
Columbia 75074 12-in. approximately 3/31/1922 I love you so Thorpe Bates ; Daly's Theatre Orchestra ; Phyllis Dare ; Merlin Morgan Vocal duet with orchestra vocalist, baritone vocal  
Columbia 75433 12-in. approximately March 1917 A bachelor gay Thorpe Bates ; Daly's Theatre Orchestra ; Merlin Morgan Male vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, baritone vocal  
Columbia 75434 12-in. approximately March 1917 Live for to-day Thorpe Bates ; Daly's Theatre Orchestra ; Merlin Morgan Male vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, baritone vocal  
(Results 1-25 of 36 records)

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Bates, Thorpe," accessed January 26, 2022, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/303405.

Bates, Thorpe. (2022). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved January 26, 2022, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/303405.

"Bates, Thorpe." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2022. Web. 26 January 2022.

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