Image Source: Wikipedia

Victor Roger

Victor Roger (22 July 1853 – 2 December 1903) was a French composer. He is best known for his operettas, particularly the lighter kind known as the "vaudeville-opérette". His thirty theatre works, composed between 1880 and 1902, also include pantomimes and ballets. His best-known piece, Les vingt-huit jours de Clairette, has remained in the repertory of French companies.

Birth and Death Data: Born July 22nd, 1853 (Montpellier), Died December 2nd, 1903 (Paris)

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1908

Roles Represented in DAHR: composer

Recordings

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Gramophone 5985h 10-in. 1908 Prets à partir pour la manoeuvre Alexis Boyer ; Alfred Dambrine Vocal duet (tenor and baritone), with orchestra composer  

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Roger, Victor," accessed July 29, 2021, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/103975.

Roger, Victor. (2021). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved July 29, 2021, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/103975.

"Roger, Victor." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2021. Web. 29 July 2021.

DAHR Persistent Identifier

URI: https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/103975

Feedback

Send the Editors a message about this record.