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Rosa Olitzka

Rosa Olitzka (September 6, 1873 – September 29, 1949) was a German-born contralto singer. She sang with the Metropolitan Opera from 1895 to 1901, and with the Chicago Opera from 1910 to 1911.

Birth and Death Data: Born September 6th, 1873 (Berlin)

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1911 - 1916

Roles Represented in DAHR: contralto

Recordings (Results 1-25 of 28 records)

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Columbia 19730 10-in. 1/17/1912 Sull' aria! Che soave zeffiretto Bernice De Pasquali ; Rosa Olitzka Vocal duet (soprano and contralto), with orchestra vocalist, contralto  
Columbia 19823 10-in. 3/20/1912 Der Lenz Rosa Olitzka Contralto vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, contralto  
Columbia 38438 10-in. 11/25/1912 Ich liebe dich Rosa Olitzka Contralto vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, contralto  
Columbia 38439 10-in. 11/25/1912 Romance de Pauline Rosa Olitzka Contralto vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, contralto  
Columbia 38440 10-in. 11/25/1912 Der Lenz Rosa Olitzka Contralto vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, contralto  
Columbia 38441 10-in. 11/25/1912 Il segreto per esser felice Rosa Olitzka Contralto vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, contralto  
Columbia 30834 12-in. 9/15/1911 Voce di donna o d'angelo Rosa Olitzka Contralto vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, contralto  
Columbia 30835 12-in. ca. 1911 Printemps qui commence Rosa Olitzka Contralto vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, contralto  
Columbia 30836 12-in. ca. 1911 Mon coeur s'ouvre a ta voix Rosa Olitzka Contralto vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, contralto  
Columbia 30837 12-in. 11/21/1911 Agnus Dei Rosa Olitzka Contralto vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, contralto  
Columbia 30838 12-in. 9/6/1911 Ah, mon fils Rosa Olitzka Contralto vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, contralto  
Columbia 30839 12-in. ca. 1911 Pleurez, pleurez mes yeux Rosa Olitzka Contralto vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, contralto  
Columbia 30840 12-in. 9/6/1911 Ombra mai fu Rosa Olitzka Contralto vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, contralto  
Columbia 30847 12-in. ca. 1911 Che farò senza Eurydice Rosa Olitzka Contralto vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, contralto  
Columbia 30849 12-in. 9/18/1911 Frau Holda kam aus dem Berg hervor Rosa Olitzka Contralto vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, contralto  
Columbia 30944 12-in. ca. 1912 Sull' aria Bernice De Pasquali ; Rosa Olitzka Vocal duet (soprano and contralto) vocalist, contralto  
Columbia 30945 12-in. ca. 1912 Mesta ognor Bernice De Pasquali ; Rosa Olitzka Vocal duet (soprano and contralto) vocalist, contralto  
Columbia 30946 12-in. ca. 1912 Quis est homo Bernice De Pasquali ; Rosa Olitzka Vocal duet (soprano and contralto) vocalist, contralto  
Columbia 30947 12-in. ca. 1912 Barcarolle Bernice De Pasquali ; Rosa Olitzka Vocal duet (soprano and contralto) vocalist, contralto  
Columbia 30995 12-in. 3/20/1912 O ma lyre immortelle Rosa Olitzka Soprano vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, contralto  
Columbia 36714 12-in. ca. 1913 Gerechter gott! Rosa Olitzka Contralto vocal solo vocalist, contralto  
Edison 4352 10-in. 12/20/1915 Voce di Donna Rosa Olitzka Contralto vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, contralto  
Edison 4353 10-in. 12/20/1915 Voi lo sapete Rosa Olitzka Contralto vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, contralto  
Edison 4359 10-in. 12/22/1915 Ave Maria Rosa Olitzka Contralto vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, contralto  
Edison 4376 10-in. 12/28/1915 Nobles seigneurs Rosa Olitzka Contralto vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, contralto  
(Results 1-25 of 28 records)

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Olitzka, Rosa," accessed October 25, 2020, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/107595.

Olitzka, Rosa. (2020). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved October 25, 2020, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/107595.

"Olitzka, Rosa." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2020. Web. 25 October 2020.

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URI: https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/107595

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