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Eleanora de Cisneros

Eleonora de Cisneros (October 31, 1878 – February 3, 1934), was an American opera singer. Cisneros was a major backer towards the sale of Liberty bonds during World War I. She was a singer for the Metropolitan Opera company. Cisneros toured the United States during World War I singing in plays to raise funds for the Red Cross.

Birth and Death Data: Born October 31st, 1878 (Manhattan), Died Manhattan

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1910 - 1914

Roles Represented in DAHR: mezzo-soprano

Notes: Also sings in contralto range.

Recordings (Results 1-25 of 49 records)

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Columbia 37075 12-in. 11/24/1914 Voce di donna o d'angelo Eleanora de Cisneros Contralto vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, mezzo-soprano  
Columbia 37076 12-in. ca. 1914 O mio Fernando Eleanora de Cisneros Contralto vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, mezzo-soprano  
Columbia 37077 12-in. 11/23/1914 O don fatale Eleanora de Cisneros Contralto vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, mezzo-soprano  
Columbia 37078 12-in. 11/23/1914 Lieti signor Eleanora de Cisneros Mezzo-soprano vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, mezzo-soprano  
Columbia 37098 12-in. 12/15/1914 Che farò senza Euridice Eleanora de Cisneros Contralto vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, mezzo-soprano  
Columbia 37117 12-in. ca. 1914 Gypsy song Eleanora de Cisneros Contralto vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, mezzo-soprano  
Columbia 10198 10-in. between 1903 and 1914 Habanera Eleanora de Cisneros Female vocal solo vocalist, mezzo-soprano  
Edison 182 12-in. between 7/19/1910 and 7/22/1910 Aida and Amneris Eleanora de Cisneros ; Carolina White Vocal duet (soprano and mezzo-soprano), with orchestra vocalist, mezzo-soprano  
Edison 260 Not documented approximately Aug. 1910 Connais-tu le pays? Eleanora de Cisneros Mezzo-soprano vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, mezzo-soprano  
Edison 261 Not documented approximately Aug. 1910 Stride la vampa! Eleanora de Cisneros Mezzo-soprano vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, mezzo-soprano  
Edison 262 12-in. approximately Aug. 1910 Nobil signori, saluta Eleanora de Cisneros Mezzo-soprano vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, mezzo-soprano  
Edison 275 Not documented approximately Sept. 1910 Ai nostre monti Eleanora de Cisneros ; Leo Slezak Vocal duet (mezzo-soprano and tenor), with orchestra vocalist, mezzo-soprano  
Edison 279 12-in. approximately Sept. 1910 O toi qui m'abandones Eleanora de Cisneros Mezzo-soprano vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, mezzo-soprano  
Edison 280 12-in. approximately Sept. 1910 Cavatina Eleanora de Cisneros Mezzo-soprano vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, mezzo-soprano  
Edison 281 12-in. approximately Sept. 1910 Suicidio Eleanora de Cisneros Mezzo-soprano vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, mezzo-soprano  
Edison 282 12-in. approximately Sept. 1910 O don fatale Eleanora de Cisneros Mezzo-soprano vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, mezzo-soprano  
Edison 284 12-in. approximately Sept. 1910 Ah! Mon fils Eleanora de Cisneros Mezzo-soprano vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, mezzo-soprano  
Edison 601 10-in. 4/11/1911 Ben Bolt Eleanora de Cisneros Contralto vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, mezzo-soprano  
Edison 602 10-in. 4/11/1911 Believe me if all those endearing young charms Eleanora de Cisneros Mezzo-soprano vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, mezzo-soprano  
Edison 603 10-in. 4/12/1911 The rosary Eleanora de Cisneros Mezzo-soprano vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, mezzo-soprano  
Edison 604 10-in. 4/12/1911 Old folks at home Eleanora de Cisneros Mezzo-soprano vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, mezzo-soprano  
Edison 605 10-in. 4/12/1911 Kathleen Mavourneen Eleanora de Cisneros Mezzo-soprano vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, mezzo-soprano  
Edison 606 12-in. 4/12/1911 O mio Fernando Eleanora de Cisneros Mezzo-soprano vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, mezzo-soprano  
Edison 608 10-in. approximately Apr. 1911 Voce di donna o d'angelo Eleanora de Cisneros Mezzo-soprano vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, mezzo-soprano  
Edison 609 10-in. approximately Apr. 1911 Mon cœur s'ouvre à ta voix Eleanora de Cisneros Mezzo-soprano vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, mezzo-soprano  
(Results 1-25 of 49 records)

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Cisneros, Eleanora de," accessed October 26, 2020, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/109273.

Cisneros, Eleanora de. (2020). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved October 26, 2020, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/109273.

"Cisneros, Eleanora de." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2020. Web. 26 October 2020.

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