Victor matrix LCSHQ-71714. The Passion of our Lord (According to St. Matthew) / St. Bartholomew’s Choir ; David McK. Williams

TitleSource
The Passion of our Lord (According to St. Matthew) (Primary title)Victor ledgers
Parts 1 and 2 (Title part)Victor ledgers
Matthäuspassion (Uniform title)
Authors and ComposersNotes
Johann Sebastian Bach (composer)
Composer information source: Victor ledgers.
PersonnelNotes Hide Additional Titles
David McK. Williams (choral director)Listed in Victor ledgers as "Dir."
St. Bartholomew’s Choir (Vocal group)
David McK. Williams (instrumentalist : pipe organ)
St. Thomas’ Church Choir [New York, New York] (Vocal group)Take 1.
Ruth Shaffner (vocalist : soprano vocal)
T. Tertius Noble (choral director)Take 1. Conductor of St. Thomas Church Choir.
Mrs. Benedict Jones (vocalist : contralto)
Frank Cuthbert (vocalist : bass vocal)
Norman Coke-Jephcott (choral director)Take 1. Conductor of Cathedral of St. John the Divine Choir.
Cathedral of St. John the Divine Choir (Vocal group)Take 1.
Clifford Cairns (session supervisor)
Donald Pirnie (vocalist : baritone vocal)
Allan Jones (vocalist : tenor vocal)
  • Description: Mixed vocal chorus and soloists, with organ
  • Category: Vocal
  • Language: English
  • Master Size: 12-in. (33-1/3 rpm)
Notes
Source(s): trade catalog; Victor ledgers.
Victor ledgers: "Mr. Cliff Cairns, present."
Ledgers state that St. Bartholomew's Choir consists of 18 sopranos, 13 contraltos, 11 tenors, and 12 bassos.
Ledgers for take 1 identify the "Choir of the Cathedral of St. John the Divine" and the "sopranos of St. Thomas's Church" as "assisting choirs."
Victor "Program Transcription" master.
Take Date and PlaceTakeStatusLabel Name/NumberFormatNote Hide Additional Titles
4/19/1932 New York, New York. St. Bartholomew's Church (Park Ave. and 51st St.) 1 Hold
5/10/1932 New York, New York. St. Bartholomew's Church (Park Ave. and 51st St.) 2 Master Victor L-11627 12-in.
5/10/1932 New York, New York. St. Bartholomew's Church (Park Ave. and 51st St.) 2 Master Victor L-11700 12-in.

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Victor matrix LCSHQ-71714. The Passion of our Lord (According to St. Matthew) / St. Bartholomew’s Choir ; David McK. Williams," accessed May 8, 2021, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/index.php/matrix/detail/800037551/LCSHQ-71714-The_Passion_of_our_Lord_According_to_St._Matthew.

Victor matrix LCSHQ-71714. The Passion of our Lord (According to St. Matthew) / St. Bartholomew’s Choir ; David McK. Williams. (2021). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved May 8, 2021, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/index.php/matrix/detail/800037551/LCSHQ-71714-The_Passion_of_our_Lord_According_to_St._Matthew.

"Victor matrix LCSHQ-71714. The Passion of our Lord (According to St. Matthew) / St. Bartholomew’s Choir ; David McK. Williams." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2021. Web. 8 May 2021.

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