André Ernest Modeste Grétry
André Ernest Modeste Grétry (French: [gʁɛtʁi]; baptised 11 February 1741; died 24 September 1813) was a composer from the Prince-Bishopric of Liège (present-day Belgium), who worked from 1767 onwards in France and took French nationality. He is most famous for his opéras comiques.
Birth and Death Data: Born February 8th, 1741 (Liège), Died September 24th, 1813 (Montmorency)
Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1906 - 1929
Roles Represented in DAHR: composer
|Company||Matrix No.||Size||First Recording Date||Title||Primary Performer||Description||Role||Audio|
|Victor||E-3539||8-in.||7/17/1906||For Norge, kjæmpers fødeland||Hjalmar E. Rören||Male vocal solo, with piano||composer|
|Victor||C-9875||12-in.||1/31/1911||Andantino||Mischa Elman||Violin solo||composer|
|Victor||B-10408||10-in.||5/17/1911||Gavotte||Mischa Elman||Violin solo, with piano||composer|
|Victor||B-14794||10-in.||5/5/1914||For Norge, kjaempers fodeland||Rolf Hammer||Male vocal solo, with piano||composer|
|Victor||B-16588||10-in.||10/4/1915||Les petits riens (Gavotte)||William H. Reitz||Xylophone solo, with orchestra||composer|
|Victor||BVE-16588||10-in.||9/13/1926||Les petits riens (Gavotte)||William H. Reitz||Xylophone solo||composer|
|Victor||B-18967||10-in.||1/6/1917||Danse de Colinette||Mischa Elman||Violin solo, with piano||composer|
|Victor||BVE-37423||10-in.||1/19/1927||Gavotte from 'Les petits riens'||William H. Reitz||Xylophone solo, with piano||composer|
|Victor||CVE-40220||12-in.||9/19/1927||La fauvette||Amelita Galli-Curci||Soprano vocal solo, with flute and orchestra||composer|
|Victor||CVE-48996||12-in.||5/9/1929||Pantomine||Philadelphia Chamber String Sinfonietta ; Fabien Sevitzky||String orchestra, with piano||composer|
|Edison||7315||10-in.||4/23/1920||The sturdy Norseman||Carsten Woll||Tenor vocal solo, with orchestra||composer|
Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Grétry, André Ernest Modeste," accessed July 31, 2021, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/102721.
Grétry, André Ernest Modeste. (2021). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved July 31, 2021, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/102721.
"Grétry, André Ernest Modeste." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2021. Web. 31 July 2021.
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