Lillian Fuchs

Lillian Fuchs (November 18, 1901 – October 5, 1995) was an American violist, teacher and composer. She is considered to be among the finest instrumentalists of her time. She came from a musical family, and her brothers, Joseph Fuchs, a violinist, and Harry Fuchs, a cellist, performed with her on various recordings.

Birth and Death Data: Born November 18, 1901 (New York City), Died October 5, 1995 (Englewood)

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1927 - 1944

Roles Represented in DAHR: viola, arranger

Notes: Lillian Fuchs also known as Lillian Fuchs Stein.

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= Recordings were issued from this master. No recordings issued from other masters.

Recordings

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Victor D4RB-0496 10-in. 12/27/1944 Serenade Lauritz Melchior Tenor vocal solo, with orchestra instrumentalist, viola  
Victor D4RB-0497 10-in. 12/27/1944 I love you Lauritz Melchior Tenor vocal solo, with orchestra instrumentalist, viola  
Victor D4RB-0498 10-in. 12/27/1944 Lonely night Lauritz Melchior Tenor vocal solo, with orchestra instrumentalist, viola  
Victor D4RB-0523 10-in. 12/30/1944 Vive l'amour Lauritz Melchior ; Strasfogel Orchestra Tenor vocal solo, with mixed vocal chorus and orchestra instrumentalist, viola  
Victor D4RB-0524 10-in. 12/30/1944 Please don't say no Lauritz Melchior ; Strasfogel Orchestra Tenor vocal solo, with mixed vocal chorus and orchestra instrumentalist, viola  
Columbia W143350 10-in. 1/25/1927 Old folks at home Musical Art Quartet String quartet arranger  
Columbia W144238 10-in. 5/27/1927 Annie Laurie Musical Art Quartet Instrumental quartet arranger  

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Fuchs, Lillian," accessed July 24, 2024, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/103243.

Fuchs, Lillian. (2024). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved July 24, 2024, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/103243.

"Fuchs, Lillian." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2024. Web. 24 July 2024.

DAHR Persistent Identifier

URI: https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/103243

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