Rudolf (or Rudolph) Schanzer (12 January 1875 – 1944) was an Austrian playwright and journalist. He is primarily known for the numerous operetta librettos that he wrote for composers such as Leo Fall, Jean Gilbert, Emmerich Kálmán, and Ralph Benatzky. He was born in Vienna and died in Italy where he committed suicide after his arrest by the Gestapo.
Birth and Death Data: Born January 1st, 1875 (Vienna), Died 1944
Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1925 - 1928
Roles Represented in DAHR: lyricist
|Company||Matrix No.||Size||First Recording Date||Title||Primary Performer||Description||Role||Audio|
|Victor||BVE-32788||10-in.||7/22/1925||Wenn Du meine Tante siehst||Ivan Frank||Male vocal solo, with orchestra||lyricist|
|Gramophone||BK2706||10-in.||1/10/1928||Josef, ach Josef||Fritzi Massary ; Max Pallenberg||Vocal duet (soprano and tenor), with orchestra||lyricist|
|Gramophone||BK2707||10-in.||1/10/1928||Im Liebesfalle||Fritzi Massary||Soprano vocal solo, with orchestra||lyricist|
Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Schanzer, Rudolph," accessed August 4, 2021, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/105819.
Schanzer, Rudolph. (2021). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved August 4, 2021, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/105819.
"Schanzer, Rudolph." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2021. Web. 4 August 2021.
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