Charles Rudolf Friml (December 7, 1879 – November 12, 1972) was a Czech-born composer of operettas, musicals, songs and piano pieces, as well as a pianist. After musical training and a brief performing career in his native Prague, Friml moved to the United States, where he became a composer. His best-known works are Rose-Marie and The Vagabond King, each of which enjoyed success on Broadway and in London and were adapted for film.
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Birth and Death Data: Born December 2, 1879 (Prague), Died November 12, 1972 (Hollywood)
Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1906 - 1951
Roles Represented in DAHR: composer, piano, director, songwriter
Notes: Name also appears as Rudole Friml.
= Recordings are available for online listening.
= Recordings were issued from this master. No recordings issued from other masters.
Recordings (Results 276-300 of 385 records)
|Company||Matrix No.||Size||First Recording Date||Title||Primary Performer||Description||Role||Audio|
|Brunswick||E20966-E20969||10-in.||12/15/1926||One golden hour||Carl Fenton’s Orchestra||Jazz/dance band||composer|
|Brunswick||E24458-E24461||10-in.||9/16/1927||The Vagabond King waltz||Regent Club Orchestra||Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo; without vocal (take E24461)||composer|
|Brunswick||E24572-E24574||10-in.||9/28/1927||Indian love call||Blackstone Trio||Instrumental trio, with oboe||composer|
|Brunswick||E25206-E25207||10-in.||11/14/1927||Allah’s holiday||Louis Katzman Salon Orchestra||Jazz/dance band||composer|
|Brunswick||E25417-E25418||10-in.||12/3/1927||Indian love call||Lee Sims||Piano solo||composer|
|Brunswick||E26707-E26708||10-in.||2/28/1928||Amor de Indio||Pilar Arcos ; Fortunio Bonanova||Female-male vocal duet, with jazz/dance band||composer|
|Brunswick||E26737-E26738||10-in.||2/29/1928||Amor de Indio||Los Castilians||Jazz/dance band||composer|
|Brunswick||E27035-E27037||10-in.||3/17/1928||Ma belle||Arnold Johnson Orchestra ; Lewis James||Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo; without vocal (take E27037)||composer|
|Brunswick||E27038-E27040||10-in.||3/17/1928||March of the musketeers||Arnold Johnson Orchestra||Jazz/dance band, with male vocal trio; without vocal (take E27040)||composer|
|Brunswick||C1209||10-in.||10/6/1927||Tomorrow||Mildred Herr ; Art Rose||Female-male vocal duet||composer|
|Brunswick||TC3442||10-in.||5/6/1929||Tomorrow||Harry Richman||Male vocal solo, with piano||composer|
|Brunswick||TC3443||10-in.||5/6/1929||Only a rose||Harry Richman||Male vocal solo, with piano||composer|
|Brunswick||TC3444||10-in.||5/6/1929||Song of the vagabond||Harry Richman||Male vocal solo, with piano||composer|
|Brunswick||C3804||10-in.||7/9/1929||Indian love call||Muriel Kyle||Female vocal solo, with orchestra||composer|
|Brunswick||XC4025||12-in.||8/10/1929||Nunn-Bush Shoe Co. program [program and part unknown]||Nunn-Bush Singers||Mixed vocal quartet, with orchestra||composer|
|Brunswick||XC4241||12-in.||9/6/1929||Allah’s holiday||Concert orchestra (unidentified; Brunswick Records)||Concert orchestra||composer|
|Brunswick||XC4411||12-in.||9/13/1929||Rose Marie||Orchestra (unidentified; Brunswick Records) ; Vocal ensemble (unidentified; Brunswick)||Orchestra, with vocal ensemble||composer|
|Brunswick||XC6958||12-in.||3/4/1931||Union Mutual Life Company, program 39||Instrumentalist(s) (unidentified; Brunswick Records)||Radio transcription disc||composer|
|Brunswick||LTR289||10-in.||4/8/1930||Toujours I'amour||Hazel Mayes||Female vocal solo||composer|
|Brunswick||TC389||12/16/1925||Only a rose||Brunswick Hour Orchestra||Jazz/dance band||composer|
|Brunswick||TC390||10-in.||12/16/1925||Only a rose||Brunswick Hour Orchestra||Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo||composer|
|Brunswick||TCL1474||10-in.||6/8/1931||Trees||Waldo Mayo Orchestra||Jazz/dance band||composer|
|Brunswick||DB56||10-in.||9/25/1928||Rose Marie : Selection||E. Cruft ; Duophone Light Symphony Orchestra||Orchestra||composer|
|Brunswick||DB57||10-in.||9/25/1928||Rose Marie : Selection||E. Cruft ; Duophone Light Symphony Orchestra||Orchestra||composer|
|Brunswick||577||10-in.||May 1928||Chanson||Fred Elizalde Music||Jazz/dance band||songwriter|
Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Friml, Rudolf," accessed March 24, 2023, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/102891.
Friml, Rudolf. (2023). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved March 24, 2023, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/102891.
"Friml, Rudolf." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2023. Web. 24 March 2023.
DAHR Persistent Identifier
Wikipedia: Rudolf Friml
Discogs: Rudolf Friml
Allmusic: Rudolf Friml
Linked Open Data Sources
LCNAR: Friml, Rudolf, 1879-1972 - http://id.loc.gov/authorities/names/n80122773
Wikidata: Rudolf Friml - http://www.wikidata.org/entity/Q48363
MusicBrainz: Rudolf Friml - https://musicbrainz.org/artist/948c23f9-777c-442b-9171-58e193db7a5f
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