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Gustav Fonandern

Gustav Fonandern (1880-1960) was a Swedish architect, singer and recording artist, who spent considerable time in the United States during the 1920s.

Birth and Death Data: Born July 14th, 1880 (Gävle), Died November 22nd, 1960 (Stockholm)

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1921 - 1926

Roles Represented in DAHR: tenor vocal, lyricist, composer

Notes: Also sang in baritone range.

Recordings

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Victor B-24934 10-in. 2/11/1921 Tio små negerpojkar Gustav Fonandern Male vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, tenor vocal, lyricist  
Victor B-24935 10-in. 2/11/1921 Karlson och jungfrun Gustav Fonandern Male vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor B-24936 10-in. 2/11/1921 Mosters gitarr Gustav Fonandern Male vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, tenor vocal, composer  
Victor B-25098 10-in. 5/19/1921 Gubben och St. Per. Gustav Fonandern Male vocal solo, with accordion (dragspel) vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor B-25099 10-in. 5/19/1921 Jag är kommen här i världen (I was born to slave) Gustav Fonandern Male vocal solo, with accordion (dragspel) vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor B-25400 10-in. 5/19/1921 Månan han skiner Gustav Fonandern Male vocal solo, with accordion (dragspel) vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor B-25401 10-in. 5/19/1921 Flickan gångar sig till brunnen Gustav Fonandern Male vocal solo, with accordion (dragspel) vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor B-26934 10-in. 10/6/1922 Karl-Alfred och Eleonor Gustav Fonandern Male vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor B-26935 10-in. 10/6/1922 Turalleri turallera Gustav Fonandern Male vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor B-28799 10-in. 10/31/1923 Lördagsvalsen Gustav Fonandern Male vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor B-28900 10-in. 10/31/1923 Baklandets vackra Maja Gustav Fonandern Male vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor BVE-33678 10-in. 1/22/1926 O de ska bli skönt att få komma hem igen Gustav Fonandern Male vocal solo, with accordion vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor BVE-33679 10-in. 1/22/1926 Johansons födelsedag Gustav Fonandern Male vocal solo, with accordion vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor BVE-33680 10-in. 1/22/1926 En trovärdig sjöman Gustav Fonandern Male vocal solo, with accordion vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor BVE-33681 10-in. 1/22/1926 Den sköna Helena Gustav Fonandern Male vocal solo, with accordion vocalist, tenor vocal  
Columbia W106696 10-in. April 1926 Fängen's säng Gustav Fonandern Male vocal solo, with instrumental ensemble vocalist, tenor vocal  
Columbia W106697 10-in. April 1926 Den gamle zigenaren Gustav Fonandern Male vocal solo, with instrumental ensemble vocalist, tenor vocal  

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Fonandern, Gustav," accessed September 18, 2021, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/102860.

Fonandern, Gustav. (2021). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved September 18, 2021, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/102860.

"Fonandern, Gustav." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2021. Web. 18 September 2021.

DAHR Persistent Identifier

URI: https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/102860

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