Montrose Jonas Moses
Montrose Jonas Moses (September 2, 1878 – March 29, 1934) was an American author, born in New York, where he graduated from the City College in 1899.
In the main, his compositions were directed towards children's literature; however, he composed some books for adults, as well. Between 1900 and 1910 he was connected editorially with, or was a contributor to, various periodicals: the Literary Digest, the Reader, the Independent, the Book News Monthly. Besides editing the Green Room Book and the Anglo-American Dramatic Register and making some translations from the French, he wrote: Famous Actor Families in America (1906); Children's Books and Reading (1907); Henrik Ibsen (1908); The Literature of the South (1909); The American Dramatist (1911); Maurice Maeterlinck: A Study (1911). He edited Representative Plays by American Dramatists: 1856–1911 (1920).
Moses was a friend of Harry Houdini.
Birth and Death Data: Born 1878, Died 1934
Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1910 - 1927
Roles Represented in DAHR: author
|Company||Matrix No.||Size||First Recording Date||Title||Primary Performer||Description||Role||Audio|
|Victor||B-9041||10-in.||6/1/1910||The boat song||John Barnes Wells||Male vocal solo, with orchestra||author|
|Victor||B-14979||10-in.||6/22/1914||Boat song||John Barnes Wells||Male vocal solo, with piano||author|
|Victor||BVE-38092||10-in.||6/27/1927||Boat song||Lambert Murphy||Tenor vocal solo, with orchestra||author|
|Columbia||46646||10-in.||3/17/1916||Boat song||Paul Dufault||Male vocal solo, with orchestra||author|
|Columbia||79814||10-in.||4/28/1921||Boat song||Lucy Gates||Soprano vocal solo, with harp and orchestra||author|
|Columbia||30332||12-in.||1/11/1910||Boat song||David Scull Bispham||Baritone vocal solo, with orchestra||author|
Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Moses, Montrose Jonas," accessed April 15, 2021, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/332749.
Moses, Montrose Jonas. (2021). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved April 15, 2021, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/332749.
"Moses, Montrose Jonas." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2021. Web. 15 April 2021.
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