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Fritz Löhner

Fritz Löhner-Beda (24 June 1883 – 4 December 1942), born Bedřich Löwy, was an Austrian librettist, lyricist and writer. Once nearly forgotten, many of his songs and tunes remain popular up to today. He was murdered in Auschwitz III Monowitz concentration camp.

Birth and Death Data: Born 1883 (Ústí nad Orlicí), Died 1942 (Auschwitz III Monowitz concentration camp)

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1922 - 1940

Roles Represented in DAHR: lyricist, translator

Notes: Also wrote under the names Beda and Fritz Loehner-Beda.

See Also: Beda

Recordings (Results 1-25 of 26 records)

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Victor B-27105 10-in. 10/30/1922 Schön sind die Mädels von Prag Bauernkapelle Band, with male vocal chorus lyricist  
Victor B-27963 10-in. 5/18/1923 Leb' wohl, Schwarz-braun Mägdelein Harry Steier Male vocal solo, with orchestra lyricist  
Victor B-28226 10-in. 6/27/1923 Draussen in Mauer Angelo Lippich Male vocal solo, with orchestra lyricist  
Victor B-28632 10-in. 10/4/1923 Im Hotel zur grünen Wiese Harry Steier Male vocal solo, with orchestra lyricist  
Victor B-30462 10-in. 7/3/1924 O Katharina! Adolf Engel Male vocal solo, with orchestra lyricist  
Victor B-30463 10-in. 7/3/1924 Sie liebt mich Adolf Engel Male vocal solo, with orchestra translator  
Victor B-31744 10-in. 1/21/1925 Wenn ich Dich seh, da muss ich weinen Adolf Engel Male vocal solo, with orchestra lyricist  
Victor B-32607 10-in. 5/6/1925 Da drauss' am Favoritner Gürtel Adolf Engel Male vocal solo, with orchestra lyricist  
Victor BVE-34610 10-in. 2/11/1926 Ich hab' zu Haus' ein Grammophon Adolf Engel Male vocal solo, with orchestra lyricist  
Victor BVE-35439 10-in. 4/29/1926 Und der Ochs hat g'lacht Ernest Balle Male vocal solo, with orchestra lyricist  
Victor BVE-36602 10-in. 9/29/1926 In Blauen Bock Adolf Engel Male vocal solo, with orchestra lyricist  
Victor BVE-36603 10-in. 9/29/1926 Und der Ochs hat g'lacht Adolf Engel Male vocal solo, with orchestra lyricist  
Victor BVE-36675 10-in. 11/10/1926 Wo sind Deine Haare, August? Adolf Engel Male vocal solo, with orchestra lyricist  
Victor BVE-36760 10-in. 11/9/1926 Ich hab' mein Herz in Heidelberg verloren George Gut Male vocal solo, with orchestra lyricist  
Victor BVE-36911 10-in. 11/8/1926 Ich hab' mein Herz in Heidelberg verloren Manhattan Quartet Male vocal quartet, with 2 pianos lyricist  
Victor BVE-40422 10-in. 10/21/1927 Wo sind deine haare August? Adolph Hohl Male vocal solo, with instrumental ensemble lyricist  
Victor CVE-49207 12-in. 11/24/1928 Leb wohl schwarzbraunes Magdelein Manhattan Quartet Male vocal quartet, with orchestra lyricist  
Victor BRC-53055 10-in. 4/23/1931 Yours is my heart alone Richard Crooks Tenor vocal solo, with orchestra lyricist  
Victor BRC-68873 10-in. 4/7/1931 Yours is my heart alone Leo Reisman Orchestra ; Frank Munn Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo lyricist  
Victor ABRC-69904 10-in. 6/9/1931 Yours is my heart alone Sonny Green Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo lyricist  
Victor BS-82338 10-in. 4/23/1934 Play to me, Gypsy! (The song I love) Angelo Ferdinando ; Hotel Great Northern Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo lyricist  
Victor BS-048431 10-in. 3/25/1940 Yours is my heart alone Frank Sinatra ; Tommy Dorsey Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo lyricist  
Victor BS-056104 10-in. 9/11/1940 Yours is my heart alone Felix Knight ; Nathaniel Shilkret ; Victor Salon Orchestra Male vocal solo and mixed vocal chorus, with orchestra lyricist  
Columbia W151750 10-in. 8/24/1931 Yours is my heart alone Ben Selvin and his Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal quartet lyricist  
Brunswick E36669 10-in. 4/29/1931 Yours is my heart alone The Brunswick Orchestra [Victor Young Orchestra] ; Victor Young Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo lyricist  
(Results 1-25 of 26 records)

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Löhner, Fritz," accessed July 25, 2021, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/103764.

Löhner, Fritz. (2021). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved July 25, 2021, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/103764.

"Löhner, Fritz." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2021. Web. 25 July 2021.

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