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Xavier Leroux

Xavier Henry Napoleón Leroux (11 October 1863 – 2 February 1919) was a French composer and a teacher at the Paris Conservatory. He was married to the famous soprano Meyrianne Héglon (1867-1942).

Birth and Death Data: Born October 11th, 1863 (Velletri), Died February 2nd, 1919 (Paris)

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1912 - 1935

Roles Represented in DAHR: composer

Recordings

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Victor C-11601 12-in. 2/19/1912 Le Nil Alma Gluck ; Efrem Zimbalist Soprano vocal solo, with violin obbligato and piano composer  
Victor C-13812 12-in. 9/17/1913 Le Nil Ernestine Schumann-Heink Contralto vocal solo, with piano composer  
Victor C-14625 12-in. 3/25/1914 Le Nil John McCormack Tenor vocal solo, with violin obbligato and piano composer  
Victor CS-89389 12-in. 3/27/1935 Le Nil Yolanda Norris Female vocal solo, with violin and piano composer  
Columbia 37196 12-in. ca. 1915 Le nil Margaret Woodrow Wilson Female vocal solo, with orchestra composer  
Edison 2921 10-in. between 3/26/1914 and 3/30/1914 The Nile Mary Carson Female vocal solo, with orchestra composer  
Edison 5703 10-in. 7/23/1917 Le Nil Odette Le Fontenay Soprano vocal solo, with orchestra composer  

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Leroux, Xavier," accessed December 5, 2021, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/108691.

Leroux, Xavier. (2021). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved December 5, 2021, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/108691.

"Leroux, Xavier." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2021. Web. 5 December 2021.

DAHR Persistent Identifier

URI: https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/108691

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