Image Source: Wikipedia

William Furst

William Wallace Furst (March 25, 1852 – July 11, 1917) was an American composer of musical theatre pieces and a music director, best remembered for supplying incidental music to theatrical productions on Broadway.

Birth and Death Data: Born March 25th, 1852 (Baltimore), Died July 11th, 1917 (Freeport)

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1899 - 1913

Roles Represented in DAHR: composer, arranger

Notes: Musical and stage director.

Recordings

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Berliner 1498 7-in. Before Apr. 1899 Babbie waltz Metropolitan Orchestra Orchestra composer  
Berliner 0187 7-in. 6/6/1899 The Christian : Waltz Sousa's Band Band composer  
Berliner 0244 7-in. 6/6/1899 The Phroso waltzes Sousa's Band Band composer  
Victor [Pre-matrix A-]385 7-in. 12/1/1900 Richard Carvel march Metropolitan Orchestra Orchestra composer  
Victor [Pre-matrix B-]1020 10-in. 10/15/1901 The Babbie waltzes Metropolitan Orchestra Orchestra composer  
Victor [Pre-matrix A-]1020 7-in. 10/15/1901 The Babbie waltzes Metropolitan Orchestra Orchestra composer  
Victor B-13388 10-in. 6/5/1913 Dream flowers Victor Orchestra Orchestra arranger  
Columbia 67 7-in. ca. 1901-Oct. 1905 Quality street Columbia Orchestra Orchestra composer  
Columbia 67 10-in. ca. 1901 Quality street Columbia Orchestra Orchestra composer  
Columbia 581 7-in. ca. 1902 The Babbie waltz Columbia Orchestra Orchestra composer  
Columbia 581 10-in. ca. 1902 The Babbie waltz Columbia Orchestra Orchestra composer  

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Furst, William," accessed May 18, 2021, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/100278.

Furst, William. (2021). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved May 18, 2021, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/100278.

"Furst, William." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2021. Web. 18 May 2021.

DAHR Persistent Identifier

URI: https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/100278

Feedback

Send the Editors a message about this record.