Ernest Guiraud (French: [giʁo]; 23 June 1837 – 6 May 1892) was a French composer and music teacher born in New Orleans, Louisiana. He is best known for writing the traditional orchestral recitatives used for Bizet's opera Carmen and for Offenbach's opera Les contes d'Hoffmann (The Tales of Hoffmann).
Birth and Death Data: Born June 23, 1837 (New Orleans), Died May 6, 1892 (Paris)
Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1906 - 1950
Roles Represented in DAHR: composer, orchestrator, arranger
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|Company||Matrix No.||Size||First Recording Date||Title||Primary Performer||Description||Role||Audio|
|Victor||B-29544||10-in.||2/26/1924||Mélodrame||Jacques Thibaud||Violin solo, with piano||composer|
|Victor||BS-92800||10-in.||7/1/1935||Marche militaire||Boston Pops Orchestra ; Arthur Fiedler||Orchestra||orchestrator|
|Victor||E0RB-4850||10-in.||6/20/1950||Marche militaire||Boston Pops Orchestra ; Arthur Fiedler||Orchestra||orchestrator|
|Brunswick||12890-12891||10-in.||4/16/1924||Melodrama||Minneapolis Symphony Orchestra ; Henri Verbruggen||String orchestra||composer|
|Brunswick||C295-C296||10-in.||5/5/1926||Melodrama||Minneapolis Symphony Orchestra ; Henri Verbruggen||Orchestra||composer|
|Gramophone||691c||12-in.||7/11/1906||Pastorale||Nellie Melba||Soprano vocal solo, with piano||arranger|
Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Guiraud, Ernest," accessed December 8, 2022, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/103057.
Guiraud, Ernest. (2022). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved December 8, 2022, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/103057.
"Guiraud, Ernest." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2022. Web. 8 December 2022.
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