Sydney Rosenfeld (1855–1931) was an American playwright who wrote numerous plays, and adapted many foreign plays. Close to fifty of his creations played on Broadway.
Some of his better known plays (though none achieved long-lasting popularity) included A House of Cards, The King's Carnival, The Lady, or the Tiger?, The Vanderbilt Cup, The Aero Club, The Senator, Mlle. Mischief, The Mocking Bird, A Man of Ideas, The 20th Century Girl, Jumping Jupiter, and The Optimist.
Birth and Death Data: Born October 26th, 1855 (Richmond), Died June 13th, 1931 (New York City)
Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1903 - 1912
Roles Represented in DAHR: lyricist
|Company||Matrix No.||Size||First Recording Date||Title||Primary Performer||Description||Role||Audio|
|Victor||C-12115||12-in.||6/19/1912||Gems from The mocking bird||Victor Light Opera Company||Vocal chorus and soloists, with orchestra||lyricist|
|Columbia||1142||7-in.||ca. 1903-Oct. 1905||In silence||Male vocalist (unidentified; Columbia Records)||Baritone vocal solo, with piano||lyricist|
|Columbia||1142||10-in.||ca. 1903-1908||In silence||Male vocalist (unidentified; Columbia Records)||Baritone vocal solo, with piano||lyricist|
|Columbia||1544||7-in.||ca. 1903||What's the matter with the moon tonight?||J. W. Myers||Male vocal solo, with piano||lyricist|
|Columbia||1544||10-in.||ca. 1903||What's the matter with the moon tonight?||J. W. Myers||Male vocal solo, with piano||lyricist|
Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Rosenfeld, Sydney," accessed July 30, 2021, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/103589.
Rosenfeld, Sydney. (2021). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved July 30, 2021, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/103589.
"Rosenfeld, Sydney." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2021. Web. 30 July 2021.
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