Paul Henrion

Paul Henrion, (20 July 1819 – 24 October 1901 ) was a 19th-century French composer.

President of the Société des auteurs, compositeurs et éditeurs de musique of which he was a co-founder with Victor Parizot and Ernest Bourget, he was also a goguettier, member of the goguette du Poulet sauté. In a panorama of the world of songs published in 1882 in Le Figaro, the journalist considered him "a first-rate artist whose romances for salons were famous". Henrion sometimes signed his compositions under the pseudonym Henri Charlemagne.

Birth and Death Data: Born July 20th, 1819 (Paris), Died October 24th, 1901 (Paris)

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1911

Roles Represented in DAHR: composer


Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Victor B-10981 10-in. 9/18/1911 Le muletier de Tarragone Herbert Witherspoon Bass vocal solo, with orchestra composer  


Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Henrion, Paul," accessed October 30, 2020,

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"Henrion, Paul." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2020. Web. 30 October 2020.

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