Edwin McArthur

Edwin McArthur (24 September 1907 – 24 February 1987) was an American classical music conductor, pianist and accompanist. From 1935 until his retirement in 1955 he was the usual accompanist of the Norwegian soprano Kirsten Flagstad.

Birth and Death Data: Born September 24th, 1907 (Denver), Died February 24th, 1987

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1927 - 1936

Roles Represented in DAHR: conductor, piano

Recordings

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Victor BVE-89269 10-in. 4/5/1935 The house on a hill Frederick Jagel ; Edwin McArthur Tenor vocal solo, with piano instrumentalist, piano  
Victor BVE-89270 10-in. 4/5/1935 My parting gift Frederick Jagel ; Edwin McArthur Tenor vocal solo, with piano instrumentalist, piano  
Victor BVE-89271 10-in. 4/5/1935 The Lord is my light Frederick Jagel ; Edwin McArthur Tenor vocal solo, with piano instrumentalist, piano  
Victor BS-95361 10-in. 10/9/1935 Allerseelen Kirsten Flagstad ; Hans Lange ; Edwin McArthur Soprano vocal solo, with orchestra instrumentalist, piano  
Victor CS-101163 12-in. 4/1/1936 Jeg elsker dich Kirsten Flagstad ; Edwin McArthur Soprano vocal solo, with piano instrumentalist, piano  
Victor CS-101164 12-in. 4/1/1936 Mot kveld Kirsten Flagstad ; Edwin McArthur Soprano vocal solo, with piano instrumentalist, piano  
Victor BS-101165 10-in. 4/1/1936 Med en vandlilje Kirsten Flagstad ; Edwin McArthur Soprano vocal solo, with piano instrumentalist, piano  
Victor BS-101166 10-in. 4/1/1936 Ein Traum Kirsten Flagstad ; Edwin McArthur Soprano vocal solo, with piano instrumentalist, piano  
Columbia W144595 10-in. 8/30/1927 Hymn to the sun Eddy Brown Violin solo, with piano instrumentalist, piano  
Columbia W144596 10-in. 8/30/1927 Chanson hindoue Eddy Brown Violin solo, with piano instrumentalist, piano  

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "McArthur, Edwin," accessed July 25, 2021, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/100078.

McArthur, Edwin. (2021). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved July 25, 2021, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/100078.

"McArthur, Edwin." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2021. Web. 25 July 2021.

DAHR Persistent Identifier

URI: https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/100078

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