Image Source: Wikipedia

Etienne Nicolas Méhul

Étienne Nicolas Méhul (French: [meyl]; 22 June 1763 – 18 October 1817) was a French composer, "the most important opera composer in France during the Revolution". He was also the first composer to be called a "Romantic".

Birth and Death Data: Born June 22nd, 1763 (Givet), Died October 18th, 1817 (Paris)

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1908 - 1921

Roles Represented in DAHR: composer

Recordings

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Victor C-13484 12-in. 6/25/1913 Vainly, Pharaoh attempts Daniel Beddoe Tenor vocal solo, with orchestra composer  
Victor B-17068 10-in. 1/26/1916 Le chant du depart Marcel Journet Bass vocal solo, with orchestra composer  
Victor C-20898 12-in. 10/23/1917 Champs paternels John McCormack Tenor vocal solo, with orchestra composer  
Victor B-25900 10-in. 12/12/1921 Wiegenlied (Cradle song) Hans Kindler Cello solo, with piano composer  
Columbia 39545 10-in. 8/25/1914 Le chant du départ Mme. Vota Female vocal solo, with orchestra composer  
Columbia 45701 10-in. ca. 1915 Le chant du départ Torcom Bézazian Male vocal solo, with band composer  
Columbia 49510 12-in. 9/25/1918 Le chant du depart French Army Band Band composer  
Edison 4617 10-in. 3/30/1916 Ach! Mir lächelt umsonst Jacques Urlus Tenor vocal solo, with orchestra composer  
Gramophone 13930u 10-in. Oct. 1908 Du bist die Stütze deines Vaters Leopold Demuth ; Hermine Kittel Female-male vocal duet, with orchestra composer  
Pathe 1659 10-in. between 1906 and 1908 À peine au sortir... Albert Alvarez Tenor vocal solo composer  

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Méhul, Etienne Nicolas," accessed September 25, 2020, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/102677.

Méhul, Etienne Nicolas. (2020). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved September 25, 2020, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/102677.

"Méhul, Etienne Nicolas." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2020. Web. 25 September 2020.

DAHR Persistent Identifier

URI: https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/102677

Feedback

Send the Editors a message about this record.