Bruno Granichstaedten

Bruno Bernhard Granichstaedten (September 1, 1879, Vienna – May 30, 1944, New York City) was an Austrian composer and librettist. He composed 16 operettas and music for various films. He contributed the song "Zuschau'n kann i net" to the musical play The White Horse Inn. He emigrated from Austria, ending up at the United States of America in 1940, where he was only able to earn his living by playing the piano at night clubs.

Birth and Death Data: Born September 1st, 1879 (Vienna), Died May 30th, 1944 (New York City)

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1912 - 1916

Roles Represented in DAHR: composer

Recordings

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Victor B-11995 10-in. 5/9/1912 Roses bloom for lovers Marguerite Dunlap Female vocal solo, with orchestra composer  
Victor C-12715 12-in. 12/13/1912 'The rose maid' selection Sousa's Band Band composer  
Columbia 36395 12-in. ca. 1912 Roses bloom for lovers Roma Devonne Hempstead Female vocal solo, with orchestra composer  
Columbia 36398 12-in. ca. 1912 Sweethearts, wives and good fellows Charles Harrison Male vocal solo, with orchestra composer  
Columbia 36413 12-in. ca. 1912 Roses bloom for lovers Grace Kerns Female vocal solo, with orchestra composer  
Columbia 36415 12-in. ca. Jan.-Nov. 1912 The rose maid : Waltz Prince's Orchestra Orchestra composer  

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Granichstaedten, Bruno," accessed October 20, 2020, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/105817.

Granichstaedten, Bruno. (2020). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved October 20, 2020, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/105817.

"Granichstaedten, Bruno." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2020. Web. 20 October 2020.

DAHR Persistent Identifier

URI: https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/105817

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