Leo Ascher

Leo Ascher (17 August 1880 – 25 February 1942) was a composer of operettas, popular songs and film scores.

Birth and Death Data: Born August 17th, 1880 (Vienna), Died 1942 (New York City)

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1915 - 1927

Roles Represented in DAHR: composer

Recordings

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Victor B-17435 10-in. 4/5/1916 Das Lercherl von Hernals Emil Muench ; Nettie K. Pribyl Vocal duet (soprano and tenor), with orchestra composer  
Columbia 43660 10-in. December 1915 Hoheit Tanzt Walzer Leo Ascher ; Angelo Lippich ; Emmy Nicklass Female-male vocal duet, with orchestra composer  
Columbia 59406 12-in. approximately October 1915 Walzerlied Leo Ascher ; Emmy Nicklass Soprano vocal solo, with orchestra composer  
Columbia 59407 12-in. approximately October 1915 Vaterlied Emmy Nicklass Soprano vocal solo, with orchestra composer  
Edison 4562 10-in. 3/7/1916 The swallow and the lark Gladys Rice ; Walter Van Brunt Female-male vocal duet, with orchestra composer  
Gramophone BK2263 10-in. 7/14/1927 Heut' hab'ich mit dem Gluck George Kober Male vocal solo, with piano composer  

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Ascher, Leo," accessed December 5, 2020, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/104743.

Ascher, Leo. (2020). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved December 5, 2020, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/104743.

"Ascher, Leo." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2020. Web. 5 December 2020.

DAHR Persistent Identifier

URI: https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/104743

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