Jean-Baptiste-Théodore-Marie Botrel (14 September 1868 – 28 July 1925) was a French singer-songwriter, poet and playwright. He is best known for his popular songs about his native Brittany, of which the most famous is La Paimpolaise. During World War I he became France's official "Bard of the Armies".
Birth and Death Data: Born September 14, 1868 (Dinan), Died July 25, 1925 (Pont-Aven)
Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1909 - 1917
Roles Represented in DAHR: composer, author
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|Company||Matrix No.||Size||First Recording Date||Title||Primary Performer||Description||Role||Audio|
|Victor||B-19059||10-in.||1/18/1917||Rosalie||Torcom Bézazian||Male vocal solo, with orchestra||composer|
|Victor||B-19423||10-in.||3/29/1917||La Paimpolaise||Odette Le Fontenay||Female vocal solo, with orchestra||composer|
|Victor||B-19424||10-in.||3/29/1917||Le petit Gregoire||Odette Le Fontenay||Female vocal solo, with orchestra||composer|
|Columbia||14668||10-in.||2/23/1909||L'anesse du Jésus||Louis P. Verande||Male vocal solo, with piano||composer|
|Columbia||14678||10-in.||2/11/1909||Les briseurs de calvaires||Louis P. Verande||Male vocal solo, with piano||composer|
|Columbia||14859||10-in.||5/29/1909||La rencontre||Louis P. Verande ; Maxine Vérande||Recitation||author|
|Columbia||14876||10-in.||6/4/1909||Les pommiers bretons||Louis P. Verande ; Maxine Vérande||Recitation||author|
|Columbia||14877||10-in.||6/4/1909||Celui qui frappe||Louis P. Verande ; Maxine Vérande||Recitation||author|
Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Botrel, Théodore," accessed December 5, 2022, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/105882.
Botrel, Théodore. (2022). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved December 5, 2022, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/105882.
"Botrel, Théodore." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2022. Web. 5 December 2022.
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