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Olive Fremstad

Olive Fremstad (14 March 1871 – 21 April 1951) was the stage name of Anna Olivia Rundquist, a celebrated Swedish-American opera diva who sang in both the mezzo-soprano and soprano ranges.

Birth and Death Data: Born March 14th, 1871 (Stockholm), Died April 21st, 1951 (Irvington)

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1911 - 1915

Roles Represented in DAHR: soprano vocal

Recordings

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Columbia 39059 10-in. 10/23/1913 Loch Lomond Olive Fremstad Soprano vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, soprano vocal  
Columbia 39060 10-in. 10/23/1913 Connais-tu le pays? Olive Fremstad Soprano vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, soprano vocal  
Columbia 39061 10-in. 10/23/1913 Ora stammi a sentor Olive Fremstad Soprano vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, soprano vocal  
Columbia 39062 10-in. 10/23/1913 Cradle song Olive Fremstad Soprano vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, soprano vocal  
Columbia 39063 10-in. 10/23/1913 Douglass Olive Fremstad Soprano vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, soprano vocal  
Columbia 39073 10-in. 10/28/1913 Ho-jo-to-ho Olive Fremstad Soprano vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, soprano vocal  
Columbia 39074 10-in. 10/28/1913 Ach wie ist möglich Olive Fremstad Soprano vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, soprano vocal  
Columbia 39075 10-in. 10/28/1913 Spin spin Olive Fremstad Soprano vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, soprano vocal  
Columbia 39081 10-in. 11/5/1913 Du bist der Lenz Olive Fremstad Soprano vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, soprano vocal  
Columbia 46073 10-in. 10/1/1915 Hush-a-bye, darling Olive Fremstad Soprano vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, soprano vocal  
Columbia 46074 10-in. 10/1/1915 The Norwegian echo song Olive Fremstad Soprano vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, soprano vocal  
Columbia 30635 12-in. 1/21/1911 Dich, feure Halle Olive Fremstad Soprano vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, soprano vocal  
Columbia 30636 12-in. 1/21/1911 Long, long ago Olive Fremstad Soprano vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, soprano vocal  
Columbia 30637 12-in. 1/14/1911 Annie Laurie Olive Fremstad Soprano vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, soprano vocal  
Columbia 30644 12-in. 1/21/1911 Vissi d'arte Olive Fremstad Soprano vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, soprano vocal  
Columbia 30645 12-in. 1/30/1911 Elsa's Traum Olive Fremstad Soprano vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, soprano vocal  
Columbia 30646 12-in. 1/31/1911 Seguidilla Olive Fremstad Soprano vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, soprano vocal  
Columbia 30647 12-in. ca. 1911 Les filles de Cadix Olive Fremstad Soprano vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, soprano vocal  
Columbia 30707 12-in. 11/5/1913 Isolde's Liebestodt Olive Fremstad Soprano vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, soprano vocal  
Columbia 30708 12-in. 3/30/1911 Stille nacht, heilige nacht Olive Fremstad Soprano vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, soprano vocal  
Columbia 36807 12-in. 11/7/1913 O don fatale Olive Fremstad Soprano vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, soprano vocal  
Columbia 37416 12-in. ca. 1915 Tenting tonight on the old camp ground Olive Fremstad Soprano vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, soprano vocal  
Columbia 37417 12-in. ca. 1915 My love's like a red, red rose Olive Fremstad Soprano vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, soprano vocal  

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Fremstad, Olive," accessed August 2, 2021, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/105758.

Fremstad, Olive. (2021). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved August 2, 2021, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/105758.

"Fremstad, Olive." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2021. Web. 2 August 2021.

DAHR Persistent Identifier

URI: https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/105758

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