Victor matrix LCSHQ-71718. 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 23 and 24 (Title part)Victor ledgers
Matthäuspassion (Uniform title)
Authors and ComposersNotes
Johann Sebastian Bach (composer)
Composer information source: Victor ledgers.
PersonnelNotes Hide Additional Titles
St. Bartholomew’s Choir (Vocal group)
David McK. Williams (choral director)Listed in Victor ledgers as "Dir."
Ruth Shaffner (vocalist : soprano vocal)
Frank Cuthbert (vocalist : bass vocal)
Norman Coke-Jephcott (choral director)Take 1. Conductor of Cathedral of St. John the Divine Choir.
Allan Jones (vocalist : tenor vocal)
Cathedral of St. John the Divine Choir (Vocal group)Take 1.
Donald Pirnie (vocalist : baritone vocal)
St. Thomas’ Church Choir [New York, New York] (Vocal group)Take 1.
T. Tertius Noble (choral director)Take 1. Conductor of St. Thomas Church Choir.
Mrs. Benedict Jones (vocalist : contralto)
Clifford Cairns (session supervisor)
David McK. Williams (instrumentalist : pipe organ)
  • 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 (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-11632 12-in.
5/10/1932 New York, New York. St. Bartholomew's Church (Park Ave. and 51st St.) 2 Master Victor L-11705 12-in.

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Victor matrix LCSHQ-71718. The Passion of our Lord (According to St. Matthew) / St. Bartholomew’s Choir ; David McK. Williams," accessed April 18, 2021, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/index.php/matrix/detail/800037555/LCSHQ-71718-The_Passion_of_our_Lord_According_to_St._Matthew.

Victor matrix LCSHQ-71718. The Passion of our Lord (According to St. Matthew) / St. Bartholomew’s Choir ; David McK. Williams. (2021). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved April 18, 2021, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/index.php/matrix/detail/800037555/LCSHQ-71718-The_Passion_of_our_Lord_According_to_St._Matthew.

"Victor matrix LCSHQ-71718. 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. 18 April 2021.

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