Aristide Bruant (French: [aʁistid bʁyɑ̃]; 6 May 1851 – 11 February 1925) was a French cabaret singer, comedian, and nightclub owner. He is best known as the man in the red scarf and black cape featured on certain famous posters by Henri de Toulouse-Lautrec. He has also been credited as the creator of the chanson réaliste musical genre.
Birth and Death Data: Born May 6th, 1851 (Courtenay), Died February 10th, 1925 (18th arrondissement of Paris)
Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1907 - 1909
Roles Represented in DAHR: composer, vocalist, lyricist
|Company||Matrix No.||Size||First Recording Date||Title||Primary Performer||Description||Role||Audio|
|Gramophone||5272h||10-in.||approximately 1907||À Grenelle||Yvette Guilbert||Female vocal solo, with piano||composer|
|Gramophone||5277h||10-in.||approximately 1907||À la villete||Yvette Guilbert||Female vocal solo, with piano||composer|
|Gramophone||14284u||10-in.||1/21/1909||Les grandes manoeuvres||Paul Lack||Male vocal solo, with orchestra and bugle||composer, lyricist|
Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Bruant, Aristide," accessed October 16, 2021, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/104268.
Bruant, Aristide. (2021). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved October 16, 2021, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/104268.
"Bruant, Aristide." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2021. Web. 16 October 2021.
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