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Rudolf Friml

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.

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.

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Recordings (Results 376-385 of 385 records)

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Decca 82057 12/31/1951 L'amour, toujours l'amour Rudolf Friml instrumentalist, piano  
Decca 82058 12/31/1951 Sympathy Rudolf Friml instrumentalist, piano  
Decca 82059 12/31/1951 Indian love call Rudolf Friml instrumentalist, piano  
Decca 82060 12/31/1951 Donkey serenade Rudolf Friml instrumentalist, piano  
Vocalion 100W-102W 10-in. 12/11/1924 Rose-Marie Colin O'More Male vocal solo, with orchestra composer  
Columbia (U.K.) CA16648 10-in. between October 1937 and January 1938 Donkey's serenade Mantovani Orchestra Instrumental ensemble composer  
Columbia (U.K.) CA16653 10-in. between October 1937 and January 1938 Sympathy Mantovani Orchestra Instrumental ensemble, with vocal chorus composer  
Columbia (U.K.) CB9030 10-in. approximately 11/21/1938 Serenata del somarello Carlo Buti ; Orchestra Ferruzzi Male vocal solo, with orchestra composer  
Columbia (U.K.) WL1262 10-in. 10/12/1928 Rose-Marie Jean Deveydt Accordion solo composer  
Columbia (U.K.) WL1683 10-in. 6/6/1929 Chanson: In love Fernand Heurteur ; Orchestre Symphonique de Lutetia Wagram ; Marceau Van Hoorebeke Orchestra, with violin solo composer  
(Results 376-385 of 385 records)

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Friml, Rudolf," accessed January 30, 2023, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/102891.

Friml, Rudolf. (2023). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved January 30, 2023, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/102891.

"Friml, Rudolf." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2023. Web. 30 January 2023.

DAHR Persistent Identifier

URI: https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/102891

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