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Aleksandr Mikhaĭlovich Davydov

Alexander Mikhaylovich Davydov (Александр Михайлович Давыдов, real name Israil Moiseyevich Levenson, Израиль Моисеевич Левенсон; March 25, 1872, - June 28, 1944) was a Russian and Soviet opera and operetta singer, later a theatre director, pedagogue and memoirist. In 1924 he was designated a Meritorious Artist of the Republic.

Birth and Death Data: Born March 25th, 1872 (Poltava Governorate), Died Moscow;Soviet Union

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1905 - 1912

Roles Represented in DAHR: tenor vocal

Recordings

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Columbia 36032 10-in. approximately 1912 O pechalʹ izʺ op. toska (О печаль изъ оп. тоска) Aleksandr Mikhaĭlovich Davydov Tenor vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, tenor vocal  
Columbia 36040 10-in. approximately 1912 Smi︠e︡ĭsi︠a︡ pai︠a︡t︠s︡ : iz opery Pai︠a︡t︠s︡y (Смѣйся паяцъ : из оперы Паяцы) Aleksandr Mikhaĭlovich Davydov Tenor vocal solo, with piano vocalist, tenor vocal  
Gramophone 2967L 10-in. 1905 Un di felice eterea Aleksandr Mikhaĭlovich Davydov ; M. A. Michailova Vocal duet (soprano and tenor), with orchestra vocalist, tenor vocal  

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Davydov, Aleksandr Mikhaĭlovich," accessed October 26, 2020, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/106473.

Davydov, Aleksandr Mikhaĭlovich. (2020). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved October 26, 2020, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/106473.

"Davydov, Aleksandr Mikhaĭlovich." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2020. Web. 26 October 2020.

DAHR Persistent Identifier

URI: https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/106473

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