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Louis-Honoré Fréchette

Louis-Honoré Fréchette, (November 16, 1839 – May 31, 1908), was a Canadian poet, politician, playwright, and short story writer. For his prose, he would be the first Quebecois to receive the Prix Montyon from the Académie française, as well as the first Canadian to receive any honor of this kind from a European nation.

Birth and Death Data: Born 1839 (Lévis), Died 1908 (Montreal)

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1916

Roles Represented in DAHR: lyricist


Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Edison 4575 10-in. 3/10/1916 O Canada! Mon pays, mes amours! Orphée Langevin Male vocal solo, with orchestra lyricist  


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