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Richard Crooks

Richard Alexander Crooks (June 26, 1900 – September 29, 1972) was an American tenor and a leading singer at the New York Metropolitan Opera.

Birth and Death Data: Born June 26th, 1900, Died September 29th, 1972 (Portola Valley)

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1911 - 1941

Roles Represented in DAHR: tenor vocal, speaker

Recordings (Results 51-75 of 247 records)

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Victor B-31839 10-in. 2/10/1925 Charity Richard Crooks Tenor vocal solo, with violin, piano, and orchestra vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor BVE-31839 10-in. 4/8/1925 Charity Richard Crooks Tenor vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor B-31840 10-in. 2/10/1925 Sacrament Richard Crooks Tenor vocal solo, with violin, celeste, and orchestra vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor BVE-31840 10-in. 4/8/1925 Sacrament Richard Crooks Tenor vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor BVE-32144 10-in. 4/8/1925 The green hills of Ireland Richard Crooks Tenor vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor BVE-32145 10-in. 4/8/1925 In the wee little home I love Richard Crooks Tenor vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor CVE-32195 12-in. 4/1/1925 Gems from Rose-Marie Victor Light Opera Company Vocal chorus and soloists, with orchestra vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor CVE-32196 12-in. 4/1/1925 Gems from The love song Victor Light Opera Company Vocal chorus and soloists, with orchestra vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor BVE-32198 10-in. 4/2/1925 Homeland Victor Male Chorus Tenor vocal chorus, with orchestra vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor BVE-32199 10-in. 4/2/1925 Recessional Victor Male Chorus Tenor vocal chorus, with orchestra vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor CVE-32521 12-in. 4/17/1925 Gems from No no Nanette Victor Light Opera Company Vocal chorus and soloists, with orchestra vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor CVE-32522 12-in. 4/17/1925 Gems from The student prince in Heidelberg Victor Light Opera Company Vocal chorus and soloists, with orchestra vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor BVE-32523 10-in. 4/17/1925 Winter song Victor Male Chorus Tenor vocal chorus, unaccompanied vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor BVE-33049 10-in. 7/1/1925 The hazel dell Olive Kline Soprano vocal solo, with male vocal quartet and orchestra vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor BVE-33116 10-in. 7/30/1925 Land of hope and glory Victor Male Chorus Tenor vocal chorus, with orchestra vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor CVE-33194 12-in. 9/1/1925 War songs Victor Male Chorus Tenor vocal chorus, with orchestra vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor CVE-33410 12-in. 9/14/1925 Open the gates of the temple Richard Crooks Tenor vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor CVE-33411 12-in. 9/14/1925 The star of Bethlehem Richard Crooks Tenor vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor BVE-33469 10-in. 10/23/1925 Holy night Lucy Isabelle Marsh Soprano vocal solo, with mixed vocal chorus and pipe organ vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor CVE-33979 12-in. 12/9/1925 Gems from Sunny Victor Light Opera Company Vocal chorus and soloists, with orchestra vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor CVE-33982 12-in. 12/11/1925 Gems from Merry-merry Victor Light Opera Company Vocal chorus and soloists, with orchestra vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor BVE-34278 10-in. 1/18/1926 Absent Richard Crooks Tenor vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor BVE-34279 10-in. 1/19/1926 A dream Richard Crooks Tenor vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor CVE-34280 12-in. 1/19/1926 Forgotten Richard Crooks Tenor vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor CVE-34281 12-in. 1/19/1926 Oh, dry those tears Richard Crooks Tenor vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, tenor vocal  
(Results 51-75 of 247 records)

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Crooks, Richard," accessed November 24, 2020, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/109454.

Crooks, Richard. (2020). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved November 24, 2020, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/109454.

"Crooks, Richard." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2020. Web. 24 November 2020.

DAHR Persistent Identifier

URI: https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/109454

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