Carl Friedemann

Carl Bert Ulrich Friedemann (29 April 1862 – 9 April 1952) was a German-Swiss composer, conductor and musician. He wrote symphonic music, chamber music, choral works, songs and 140 marches, many of which are still played by marching bands around the world.

Birth and Death Data: Born April 29, 1862 (Mücheln), Died April 9, 1952 (Bern)

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1909 - 1939

Roles Represented in DAHR: composer

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Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Victor B-6810 10-in. 2/16/1909 Kaiser Frederick march United States Marine Band Band composer  
Victor C-6817 12-in. 2/17/1909 Lola United States Marine Band Band composer  
Victor C-8512 12-in. 12/28/1909 Slavonic rhapsody Sousa's Band Band composer  
Victor B-12990 10-in. 3/13/1913 Einig und Stark Concert Fanfare Band Band composer  
Victor B-15116 10-in. 8/4/1914 Lola Conway's Band Band composer  
Columbia 30559 12-in. ca. 1910-Feb. 1911 Emperor Frederick Prince's Orchestra Orchestra composer  
Edison 2206 10-in. 4/1/1913 Slavonic rhapsody American Symphony Orchestra Orchestra composer  
Edison 4175 10-in. 10/7/1915 Kaiser Freidrich march New York Military Band Band composer  
Edison 6783 10-in. 5/8/1919 Lola Conway's Band Band composer  
Gramophone 266am 10-in. 11/13/1919 Kungl. Kalmar Reg. paradmarsch Kungl. Svea Livgardes Musikkår Band composer  
Gramophone BWR438 10-in. 10/25/1926 Kungl. Kalmar Reg. Paradmarsch Militaer-Orchester Band composer  
Gramophone BLR5228 10-in. 3/25/1939 Bayrisch blau Berliner Harmonie-Orchester ; Franz von Blon Instrumental ensemble composer  


Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Friedemann, Carl," accessed July 15, 2024,

Friedemann, Carl. (2024). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved July 15, 2024, from

"Friedemann, Carl." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2024. Web. 15 July 2024.

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