Édouard Blau

Édouard Blau (30 May 1836 – 7 January 1906) was a French dramatist and opera librettist. He was a cousin of Alfred Blau, another librettist of the same period.

Going to Paris at the age of 20 he worked at the Assistance Publique but from 1870 concentrated on theatrical writing. For his libretti he collaborated with Louis Gallet, Alfred Blau, Camille du Locle and Louis de Gramont.

Birth and Death Data: Born May 30, 1836 (Blois), Died January 7, 1906 (Paris)

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1928 - 1933

Roles Represented in DAHR: librettist

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Recordings (Results 1-25 of 37 records)

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Columbia (U.K.) WLX834 12-in. 2/11/1929 Air de Rozanne Élie Cohen ; Marthe Nespoulous Soprano vocal solo, with orchestra librettist  
Columbia (U.K.) WL950 10-in. 3/8/1928 Le lied d'Ossian Élie Cohen ; Joseph Rogatchewsky Tenor vocal solo, with orchestra librettist  
Columbia (U.K.) WLX1195 12-in. 12/4/1929 Air de Chimène: Pleurez, pleurez mes yeux Henri Büsser ; Jane Laval Female vocal solo, with orchestra librettist  
Columbia (U.K.) WLX1198 12-in. 12/6/1929 Air du Don Diègue Armand Narçon ; J. E. Szyfer Bass vocal solo, with orchestra librettist  
Columbia (U.K.) WLX1246 12-in. 1/7/1930 Air de Rozenn: Tais-toi Margared, quel délire t'entraîne? Jane Laval ; J. E. Szyfer Female vocal solo, with orchestra librettist  
Columbia (U.K.) WLX1456 12-in. 1/16/1931 Werther, Werther, qui m'aurait dit la place... Élie Cohen ; Ninon Vallin Female vocal solo, with orchestra librettist  
Columbia (U.K.) WLX1457 12-in. 1/16/1931 Werther! Werther! Rien! Ah! Du sang! Élie Cohen ; Georges Thill ; Ninon Vallin Vocal duet (soprano and tenor), with orchestra librettist  
Columbia (U.K.) WLX1458 12-in. 1/16/1931 Prière de Charlotte: Ah! Mon courage m'abandonne Élie Cohen ; Georges Thill ; Ninon Vallin Female-male vocal duet, with orchestra librettist  
Columbia (U.K.) WLX1459 12-in. 1/19/1931 Bonjour grande soeur! Élie Cohen ; Germaine Féraldy ; Ninon Vallin Female vocal duet, with orchestra librettist  
Columbia (U.K.) WLX1460 12-in. 1/19/1931 Air des larmes: Va! Laisse couler mes larmes... Élie Cohen ; Germaine Féraldy ; Ninon Vallin Female vocal duet, with orchestra librettist  
Columbia (U.K.) WLX1461 12-in. 1/19/1931 Claire de lune, Il faut nous séparer Élie Cohen ; Georges Thill ; Ninon Vallin Female-male vocal duet, with orchestra librettist  
Columbia (U.K.) WLX1462 12-in. 1/20/1931 Rêve! Extase! Bonheur! Élie Cohen ; Armand Narçon ; Georges Thill ; Ninon Vallin Mixed vocal trio, with orchestra librettist  
Columbia (U.K.) WLX1463 12-in. 1/20/1931 Mais vous ne savez rien de moi Élie Cohen ; Georges Thill ; Ninon Vallin Female-male vocal duet, with orchestra librettist  
Columbia (U.K.) WLX1464 12-in. 1/20/1931 J'ai voulu vous surprendre... Élie Cohen ; Germaine Féraldy ; Marcel Roque Female-male vocal duet, with orchestra librettist  
Columbia (U.K.) WLX1466 12-in. 1/21/1931 Vivat Bacchus! Semper vivat Élie Cohen ; Louis Guénot ; H. Niel Male vocal duet, with orchestra librettist  
Columbia (U.K.) WLX1467 12-in. 1/22/1931 A tout à l'heure, au raisin d'or Élie Cohen ; Enfants de la Cantoria ; Louis Guénot ; Armand Narçon ; H. Niel ; Georges Thill Male vocal quartet, with children's vocal chorus and orchestra librettist  
Columbia (U.K.) WLX1468 12-in. 1/22/1931 Assez! Assez! M'écoutera-t-on cette fois! Élie Cohen ; Enfants de la Cantoria ; Germaine Féraldy ; Louis Guénot ; Armand Narçon ; H. Niel Mixed vocal quartet, with children's vocal chorus and orchestra librettist  
Columbia (U.K.) WLX1469 12-in. 1/23/1931 Frère! Voyez! Voyez! Le beau bouquet! Élie Cohen ; Germaine Féraldy ; Marcel Roque ; Georges Thill Mixed vocal trio, with orchestra librettist  
Columbia (U.K.) WLX1470 12-in. 1/23/1931 Au bonheur dont mon âme est pleine Élie Cohen ; Marcel Roque ; Georges Thill Male vocal duet, with orchestra librettist  
Columbia (U.K.) WLX1471 12-in. 1/23/1931 Un autre est son époux Élie Cohen ; Georges Thill Male vocal solo, with orchestra librettist  
Columbia (U.K.) WLX1472 12-in. 1/23/1931 Vous serez sages comme avec moi?... Élie Cohen ; Germaine Féraldy ; Armand Narçon ; Marcel Roque ; Georges Thill ; Ninon Vallin Mixed vocal quintet, with orchestra librettist  
Columbia (U.K.) WLX1473 12-in. 1/26/1931 Ai-je dit vrai? L'amour que j'ai pour elle Élie Cohen ; Georges Thill ; Ninon Vallin Female-male vocal duet, with orchestra librettist  
Columbia (U.K.) WLX1474 12-in. 1/26/1931 Lorsque l'enfant revient d'un voyage... Élie Cohen ; Germaine Féraldy ; Marcel Roque ; Georges Thill ; Ninon Vallin Mixed vocal quartet, with orchestra librettist  
Columbia (U.K.) WLX1475 12-in. 1/27/1931 Voici le clavecin qui chantait mes bonheurs (Lied d'Ossian) Élie Cohen ; Georges Thill ; Ninon Vallin Female-male vocal duet, with orchestra librettist  
Columbia (U.K.) WLX1476 12-in. 1/27/1931 Soit!... Adieu donc! Charlotte a dicté mon arrêt! Élie Cohen ; Marcel Roque ; Georges Thill ; Ninon Vallin Mixed vocal trio, with orchestra librettist  
(Results 1-25 of 37 records)

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Blau, Édouard," accessed May 22, 2024, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/103624.

Blau, Édouard. (2024). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved May 22, 2024, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/103624.

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