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Estella Louise Mann

Estella Louise Mann (November 1, 1871 – August 20, 1947) was an American singer, recording artist, and record executive active in New York in the 1890s. She was one of the first women to make a living as a recording artist, and the first woman to run a record company.

Birth and Death Data: Born November 1st, 1871 (Nashville), Died August 20th, 1947 (Evansville)

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1899 - 1901

Roles Represented in DAHR: soprano vocal

Recordings

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Berliner 3677 7-in. Before Apr. 1899 Flower song Estella Louise Mann Soprano vocal solo vocalist, soprano vocal  
Berliner 3679 7-in. Before Apr. 1899 Only just a little yaller coon Estella Louise Mann Soprano vocal solo vocalist, soprano vocal  
Berliner 3680 7-in. Before Apr. 1899 She was bred in old Kentucky Estella Louise Mann Soprano vocal solo vocalist, soprano vocal  
Berliner 3681 7-in. Before Apr. 1899 Just one girl Estella Louise Mann Soprano vocal solo vocalist, soprano vocal  
Zonophone [Zo cat L9222] 7-in. Before Nov. 1900 The newborn king Estella Louise Mann Female vocal solo, with piano vocalist, soprano vocal  
Zonophone [Zo cat L9223] 7-in. Before Nov. 1900 One sweetly solemn thought Estella Louise Mann Female vocal solo, with piano vocalist, soprano vocal  
Zonophone [Zo cat L9224] 7-in. Before Oct. 1900 Rock of ages Estella Louise Mann Female vocal solo, with piano vocalist, soprano vocal  
Zonophone [Zo cat L9225] 7-in. Before Oct. 1900 Sun of my soul Estella Louise Mann Female vocal solo, with piano vocalist, soprano vocal  
Zonophone [Zo cat L9226] 7-in. Before Nov. 1900 Jesus, lover of my soul Estella Louise Mann Female vocal solo, with piano vocalist, soprano vocal  
Zonophone [Zo cat L9227] 7-in. Before Nov. 1900 Nearer, my God, to Thee Estella Louise Mann Female vocal solo, with piano vocalist, soprano vocal  
Zonophone [Zo cat L9230] 7-in. Before Oct. 1900 Almost persuaded Estella Louise Mann Female vocal solo, with piano vocalist, soprano vocal  
Zonophone [Zo cat L9460] 7-in. Before May 1901 Beyond the gates of paradise Estella Louise Mann Female vocal solo, with piano vocalist, soprano vocal  
Zonophone [Zo cat L9461] 7-in. Before Nov. 1900 The Prince of Peace Estella Louise Mann Female vocal solo, with piano vocalist, soprano vocal  

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Mann, Estella Louise," accessed August 3, 2021, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/100292.

Mann, Estella Louise. (2021). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved August 3, 2021, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/100292.

"Mann, Estella Louise." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2021. Web. 3 August 2021.

DAHR Persistent Identifier

URI: https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/100292

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