Loraine Wyman

(Julie) Loraine Wyman (October 23, 1885 – September 11, 1937) was an American soprano, noted for her concert performances of folk songs, some of which she collected from traditional singers in field work. Paul J. Stamler has called Wyman "the first real practitioner of the urban folk revival."

Birth and Death Data: Born 1885, Died 1937

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1914 - 1944

Roles Represented in DAHR: soprano vocal, lyricist, arranger

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Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Victor BVE-47804 10-in. 10/4/1928 Sweet Kitty Clover Raymond Dixon [i.e., Lambert Murphy] Male vocal solo, with orchestra lyricist  
Victor [Trial 1914-02-26-04] Not documented 2/26/1914 Lord Lovell Loraine Wyman Female vocal solo, with piano vocalist, soprano vocal  
Victor [Trial 1922-10-25-04] 10-in. 10/25/1922 Little Bo-Peep Loraine Wyman Female vocal solo, with piano vocalist, soprano vocal  
Columbia HCO1156 10-in. approximately 1944 Frog went a-courtin' Robert Armbruster ; Nelson Eddy Baritone vocal solo, with orchestra arranger  
Edison 5619 10-in. 6/13/1917 The dumb wife cured Loraine Wyman Female vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, soprano vocal  


Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Wyman, Loraine," accessed September 22, 2023, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/109312.

Wyman, Loraine. (2023). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved September 22, 2023, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/109312.

"Wyman, Loraine." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2023. Web. 22 September 2023.

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