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Helen Jepson

Helen Jepson (November 28, 1904 – September 16, 1997) was an American lyric soprano noted for being a "stunning blond beauty" as well as for her voice.

Birth and Death Data: Born November 28th, 1904 (Titusville), Died September 16th, 1997 (Bradenton)

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1932 - 1936

Roles Represented in DAHR: soprano vocal

Recordings

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Victor FS-73369 14-in. 9/8/1932 His Master's Voice of the air. No. 103 Fred Erdman ; Nathaniel Shilkret Radio transcription disc : Orchestra, with vocal solos and announcements vocalist, soprano vocal  
Victor FS-73370 14-in. 9/8/1932 His Master's Voice of the air. No. 103A Nathaniel Shilkret Radio transcription disc : Orchestra, with male and female vocal solos vocalist, soprano vocal  
Victor BS-82584 10-in. 6/4/1934 The violet Helen Jepson Soprano vocal solo, with piano vocalist, soprano vocal  
Victor BS-82585 10-in. 6/4/1934 The rose complained Helen Jepson Soprano vocal solo, with piano vocalist, soprano vocal  
Victor BS-82586 10-in. 6/4/1934 She never told her love Helen Jepson Soprano vocal solo, with piano vocalist, soprano vocal  
Victor BS-92490 10-in. 9/11/1935 Comin' thro' the rye Myrtle C. Eaver ; Helen Jepson Soprano vocal solo, with piano vocalist, soprano vocal  
Victor BS-92491 10-in. 9/11/1935 God rest you, merry gentlemen Myrtle C. Eaver ; Helen Jepson Soprano vocal solo, with piano vocalist, soprano vocal  
Victor BS-92492 10-in. 9/11/1935 Snowflakes Myrtle C. Eaver ; Helen Jepson Soprano vocal solo, with piano vocalist, soprano vocal  
Victor BS-92493 10-in. 9/11/1935 Slumber song Myrtle C. Eaver ; Helen Jepson Soprano vocal solo, with piano vocalist, soprano vocal  
Victor BS-92494 10-in. 9/11/1935 Nikolina Myrtle C. Eaver ; Helen Jepson Soprano vocal solo, with piano vocalist, soprano vocal  
Victor BS-92495 10-in. 9/11/1935 Bed in summer Myrtle C. Eaver ; Helen Jepson Soprano vocal solo, with piano vocalist, soprano vocal  
Victor BS-92496 10-in. 9/11/1935 The three sailors Myrtle C. Eaver ; Helen Jepson Soprano vocal solo, with piano vocalist, soprano vocal  
Victor BS-92497 10-in. 9/11/1935 Gardens in the sea Myrtle C. Eaver ; Helen Jepson Soprano vocal solo, with piano vocalist, soprano vocal  
Victor BS-92498 10-in. 9/11/1935 Under the stars Myrtle C. Eaver ; Helen Jepson Soprano vocal solo, with piano vocalist, soprano vocal  
Victor BS-92499 10-in. 9/11/1935 The first Christmas Myrtle C. Eaver ; Helen Jepson Soprano vocal solo, with piano vocalist, soprano vocal  
Victor CS-95387 12-in. 10/14/1935 Porgy and Bess Helen Jepson ; Alexander Smallens ; Lawrence Tibbett Soprano and baritone vocal solos, with mixed vocal chorus and orchestra vocalist, soprano vocal  
Victor CS-95388 12-in. 10/14/1935 Porgy and Bess Helen Jepson ; Alexander Smallens ; Lawrence Tibbett Vocal duet (soprano and baritone), with orchestra vocalist, soprano vocal  
Victor CS-95465 12-in. 10/23/1935 Porgy and Bess Helen Jepson ; Alexander Smallens Soprano vocal solo, with mixed vocal chorus and orchestra vocalist, soprano vocal  
Victor CS-95683 12-in. 10/31/1935 Porgy and Bess Helen Jepson ; Nathaniel Shilkret Soprano vocal solo, with mixed vocal chorus and orchestra vocalist, soprano vocal  
Victor CS-0721 12-in. 9/22/1936 Depuis le jour Helen Jepson ; Alexander Smallens Soprano vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, soprano vocal  
Victor CS-0722 12-in. 9/22/1936 Ah! Fors 'e lui (The one of whom I dreamed) Helen Jepson ; Alexander Smallens Soprano vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, soprano vocal  
Victor CS-0723 12-in. 9/22/1936 This very vivid morn Helen Jepson ; Alexander Smallens Soprano vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, soprano vocal  
Victor CS-0724 12-in. 9/22/1936 Caponsacchi : Lullaby Helen Jepson ; Alexander Smallens Soprano vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, soprano vocal  
Victor CS-0725 12-in. 9/22/1936 Dis-moi que je suis belle Helen Jepson ; Alexander Smallens Soprano vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, soprano vocal  
Victor CS-0726 12-in. 9/22/1936 Vissi d'arte Helen Jepson ; Alexander Smallens Soprano vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, soprano vocal  

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Jepson, Helen," accessed October 28, 2020, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/110773.

Jepson, Helen. (2020). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved October 28, 2020, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/110773.

"Jepson, Helen." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2020. Web. 28 October 2020.

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URI: https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/110773

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