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Fritz Grünbaum

Franz Friedrich 'Fritz' Grünbaum (7 April 1880 in Brünn (Brno), Moravia – 14 January 1941 at the Dachau concentration camp, Germany) was an Austrian Jewish cabaret artist, operetta and popular song writer, actor, and master of ceremonies whose art collection was looted by Nazis before he was murdered in the Holocaust.

Birth and Death Data: Born April 7, 1880 (Brno), Died January 14, 1941 (Dachau concentration camp)

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1925 - 1930

Roles Represented in DAHR: lyricist

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Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Victor BVE-33743 10-in. 11/3/1925 Ich hab' das Fraul'n Helen baden 'sehn Adolf Engel Male vocal solo, with orchestra lyricist  
Gramophone BKR2729 10-in. 1/16/1928 Du sollst der Kaiser meiner Seele sein Marek Weber Salon Orchestra Instrumental ensemble lyricist  
Gramophone BD9007 10-in. 9/11/1930 Traumkönigin Kapelle Oscar Joost vom Eden-Hotel Berlin Jazz/dance band, with vocal solo lyricist  


Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Grünbaum, Fritz," accessed December 5, 2023,

Grünbaum, Fritz. (2023). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved December 5, 2023, from

"Grünbaum, Fritz." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2023. Web. 5 December 2023.

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