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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 176-200 of 247 records)

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Victor BS-75599 10-in. 4/3/1933 Waltz song Richard Crooks Tenor vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor BS-75600 10-in. 4/3/1933 Too late tomorrow Richard Crooks Tenor vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor CS-75710 12-in. 4/3/1933 How lovely are thy dwellings Richard Crooks ; Nathaniel Shilkret Tenor vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor BS-76118 10-in. 5/11/1933 Le rêve (The dream) Richard Crooks Tenor vocal solo, with instrumental ensemble vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor CS-76119 12-in. 5/11/1933 Le reve de Des Grieux Richard Crooks Tenor vocal solo, with instrumental ensemble vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor CS-76473 12-in. 6/19/1933 Das Wandern (Wandering) Richard Crooks ; Frank La Forge Tenor vocal solo, with piano vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor CS-76474 12-in. 6/19/1933 Danksangung an dem Bach Richard Crooks ; Frank La Forge Tenor vocal solo, with piano vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor CS-76475 12-in. 6/19/1933 Der Neugierge Richard Crooks ; Frank La Forge Tenor vocal solo, with piano vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor CS-76476 12-in. 6/19/1933 Morgengruss Richard Crooks ; Frank La Forge Tenor vocal solo, with piano vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor CS-76477 12-in. 6/19/1933 Tranenregen Richard Crooks ; Frank La Forge Tenor vocal solo, with piano vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor CS-76486 12-in. 6/21/1933 Pause Richard Crooks ; Frank La Forge Tenor vocal solo, with piano vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor CS-76487 12-in. 6/21/1933 Mit dem grünen Lautenbande Richard Crooks ; Frank La Forge Tenor vocal solo, with piano vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor CS-76488 12-in. 6/21/1933 Die liebe Farbe (The favorite color) Richard Crooks ; Frank La Forge Tenor vocal solo, with piano vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor CS-76489 12-in. 6/21/1933 Trock'ne Blumen Richard Crooks ; Frank La Forge Tenor vocal solo, with piano vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor CS-76490 12-in. 6/21/1933 Der Müller und der Bach Richard Crooks ; Frank La Forge Tenor vocal solo, with piano vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor CS-76491 12-in. 6/21/1933 Des Baches Wiegenlied Richard Crooks Tenor vocal solo, with piano vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor CS-78280 12-in. 10/26/1933 Der Neugierge [Neugierige] Richard Crooks Tenor vocal solo, with piano vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor CS-78281 12-in. 10/26/1933 Ungeduld (Impatience) Richard Crooks Tenor vocal solo, with piano vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor CS-78282 12-in. 10/26/1933 Des Mullers Blumen Richard Crooks Tenor vocal solo, with piano vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor BVE-78861 10-in. 12/18/1933 My song goes 'round the world Richard Crooks Tenor vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor BVE-78862 10-in. 12/18/1933 Smilin' through Richard Crooks Tenor vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor BVE-78863 10-in. 12/18/1933 O song divine Richard Crooks Tenor vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor BVE-78864 10-in. 12/18/1933 A dream of paradise Richard Crooks Tenor vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor CVE-78865 12-in. 12/18/1933 A dream of paradise Richard Crooks Tenor vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor BS-82353 10-in. 4/26/1934 So we'll go no more roving Richard Crooks Tenor vocal solo, with piano vocalist, tenor vocal  
(Results 176-200 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.

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

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