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Cécile Chaminade

Cécile Louise Stéphanie Chaminade (8 August 1857 – 13 April 1944) was a French composer and pianist. In 1913, she was awarded the Légion d'Honneur, a first for a female composer. Ambroise Thomas said, "This is not a woman who composes, but a composer who is a woman."

Birth and Death Data: Born August 8th, 1857 (Paris), Died April 13th, 1944 (Monte Carlo)

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1907 - 1936

Roles Represented in DAHR: composer

Recordings (Results 1-25 of 78 records)

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Victor C-4483 12-in. 5/14/1907 Scarf dance Arthur Pryor's Band Band composer  
Victor C-4484 12-in. 5/14/1907 The flatterer Arthur Pryor's Band Band composer  
Victor B-8336 10-in. 10/30/1909 Chanson slave Jeanne Gerville Contralto vocal solo, with orchestra composer  
Victor B-8601 10-in. 2/5/1910 Scarf dance Vienna Quartet Instrumental trio composer  
Victor B-9179 10-in. 7/18/1910 L'Eté Hubert M. Spross Whistling solo, with piano composer  
Victor C-10368 12-in. 5/22/1911 The flatterer Frank La Forge Piano solo composer  
Victor C-10655 12-in. 6/28/1911 Spinning wheel Charles Gilbert Spross Piano solo composer  
Victor C-10730 12-in. 7/14/1911 Summer Lucy Isabelle Marsh Female vocal solo, with orchestra composer  
Victor B-11094 10-in. 10/12/1911 Pas des amphores Victor Herbert's Orchestra Orchestra composer  
Victor B-11095 10-in. 10/12/1911 The flatterer Victor Herbert's Orchestra Orchestra composer  
Victor B-12079 10-in. 6/6/1912 Tes doux baisers Rita Fornia Soprano vocal solo, with upright piano composer  
Victor B-12202 10-in. 7/18/1912 A woodland song Evan Williams Tenor vocal solo, with orchestra composer  
Victor C-12266 12-in. 7/22/1912 L'éte Olive Kline Soprano vocal solo, with orchestra composer  
Victor B-12416 10-in. 9/26/1912 Ritournelle Alan Turner Male vocal solo, with orchestra composer  
Victor B-12423 10-in. 9/27/1912 Pas des amphores Frank La Forge Piano solo composer  
Victor C-12424 12-in. 9/27/1912 Scarf dance, op. 37 Frank La Forge Piano solo composer  
Victor B-12425 10-in. 9/27/1912 Danse Creole, op. 94 Frank La Forge Piano solo composer  
Victor B-12428 10-in. 9/26/1912 Pierrette Frank La Forge Piano solo composer  
Victor B-13854 10-in. 9/24/1913 Air de ballet, op. 37 Frank La Forge Piano solo composer  
Victor B-13855 10-in. 9/24/1913 La morena Frank La Forge Piano solo composer  
Victor C-13856 12-in. 9/24/1913 Air de ballet, op. 50 Frank La Forge Piano solo composer  
Victor C-13861 12-in. 9/25/1913 Autumn Frank La Forge Piano solo composer  
Victor C-13872 12-in. 9/29/1913 Les sylvains Frank La Forge Piano solo composer  
Victor C-15712 12-in. 2/17/1915 Pas des amphores (Air de ballet, no. 2) Charles Kellogg Whistling solo, with orchestra composer  
Victor B-15938 10-in. 4/22/1915 Sérénade espagnole Fritz Kreisler Violin solo, with piano composer  
(Results 1-25 of 78 records)

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Chaminade, Cécile," accessed April 11, 2021, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/103219.

Chaminade, Cécile. (2021). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved April 11, 2021, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/103219.

"Chaminade, Cécile." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2021. Web. 11 April 2021.

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URI: https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/103219

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