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Charles Mackay

Charles Mackay (27 March 1814 – 24 December 1889) was a Scottish poet, journalist, author, anthologist, novelist, and songwriter, remembered mainly for his book Extraordinary Popular Delusions and the Madness of Crowds.

Birth and Death Data: Born March 27th, 1814 (Perth), Died December 24th, 1889 (London)

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1911 - 1923

Roles Represented in DAHR: lyricist

Recordings

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Victor C-16584 12-in. 10/1/1915 Songs of the past, no. 8 Victor Mixed Chorus Vocal chorus and soloists, with orchestra lyricist  
Victor B-22240 10-in. 9/13/1918 Baby mine Sophie Braslau Contralto vocal solo, with orchestra lyricist  
Victor B-28140 10-in. 6/20/1923 Baby mine Lucy Isabelle Marsh Female vocal solo, with orchestra lyricist  
Columbia 19457 10-in. 7/12/1911 Baby mine Will Oakland Male vocal solo, with orchestra lyricist  
Columbia 78975 10-in. 2/13/1920 Baby mine Lucy Gates Soprano vocal solo, with orchestra lyricist  
Brunswick 11240-11241 10-in. 9/10/1923 There's a land Frank Oldfield Male vocal solo, with orchestra lyricist  
Edison 5936 10-in. 12/19/1917 Baby mine Betsy Lane Shepherd Soprano vocal solo and vocal ensemble, with orchestra lyricist  

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Mackay, Charles," accessed January 16, 2021, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/328862.

Mackay, Charles. (2021). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved January 16, 2021, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/328862.

"Mackay, Charles." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2021. Web. 16 January 2021.

DAHR Persistent Identifier

URI: https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/328862

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