Marika Papagika (Μαρικα Παπαγκικα)

Marika Papagika (Greek: Μαρίκα Παπαγκίκα, née Katsoris; September 1, 1890 – August 2, 1943) was a popular Greek singer in the early 20th century and one of the first Greek women singers to be heard on sound recordings.

Birth and Death Data: Born September 1st, 1890 (Kos), Died August 2nd, 1943 (New York City)

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1918 - 1937

Roles Represented in DAHR: soprano vocal

Recordings (Results 1-25 of 128 records)

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Victor B-22339 10-in. 12/4/1918 Smyrneiko minore Marika Papagika Female vocal solo, with violin, cello, and santur vocalist, soprano vocal  
Victor B-22340 10-in. 12/4/1918 Golfo kleftiko Marika Papagika Female vocal solo, with violin, cello, and santur vocalist, soprano vocal  
Victor B-22341 10-in. 12/4/1918 Egeotisa Marika Papagika Female vocal solo, with violin, cello, and santur vocalist, soprano vocal  
Victor B-22342 10-in. 12/4/1918 Hrysaido Marika Papagika Female vocal solo, with violin, cello, and santur vocalist, soprano vocal  
Victor B-24541 10-in. 10/21/1920 Gypsy tango Marika Papagika Female vocal solo, with instrumental quartet vocalist, soprano vocal  
Victor B-24542 10-in. 10/21/1920 You have forgotten me Marika Papagika Female vocal solo, with instrumental quartet vocalist, soprano vocal  
Victor B-24543 10-in. 10/21/1920 Turn and look at me Marika Papagika Female vocal solo, with instrumental quartet vocalist, soprano vocal  
Victor B-24544 10-in. 10/21/1920 Ah Mari Marika Papagika Female vocal solo, with instrumental quartet vocalist, soprano vocal  
Victor B-24553 10-in. 10/27/1920 Only I know Marika Papagika Female vocal solo, with instrumental quartet vocalist, soprano vocal  
Victor B-24554 10-in. 10/27/1920 I lafina Marika Papagika Female vocal solo, with clarinet and santur vocalist, soprano vocal  
Victor B-24555 10-in. 10/27/1920 To lene i kouki sta Marika Papagika Female vocal solo, with clarinet and santur vocalist, soprano vocal  
Victor B-24558 10-in. 11/1/1920 The blonde Marika Papagika Female vocal solo, with instrumental quartet vocalist, soprano vocal  
Victor B-24559 10-in. 11/1/1920 Love kisses Marika Papagika Female vocal solo, with instrumental quartet vocalist, soprano vocal  
Victor B-24572 10-in. 10/27/1920 Smyrna Marika Papagika Female vocal solo, with instrumental quartet vocalist, soprano vocal  
Victor B-25626 10-in. 9/28/1921 Trelenome gia korte Marika Papagika Female vocal solo, with instrumental ensemble vocalist, soprano vocal  
Victor B-25627 10-in. 9/28/1921 Isos magapisi Marika Papagika Female vocal solo, with instrumental ensemble vocalist, soprano vocal  
Victor B-25628 10-in. 9/28/1921 Agapis logia Marika Papagika Female vocal solo, with instrumental ensemble vocalist, soprano vocal  
Victor B-25669 10-in. 10/24/1921 Loulou Marika Papagika Female vocal solo, with violin, clarinet, and santur vocalist, soprano vocal  
Victor B-25670 10-in. 10/24/1921 Tsikpina zminiepoula Marika Papagika Female vocal solo, with violin, clarinet, and santur vocalist, soprano vocal  
Victor B-25671 10-in. 10/24/1921 Camomator Marika Papagika Female vocal solo, with violin, clarinet, and santur vocalist, soprano vocal  
Victor C-26722 12-in. 8/14/1922 Mes tin Agia Paraskevi Marika Papagika Female vocal solo, with oud, clarinet, and santur vocalist, soprano vocal  
Victor C-26723 12-in. 8/14/1922 N'tavelis Marika Papagika Female vocal solo, with oud, clarinet, and santur vocalist, soprano vocal  
Victor C-26724 12-in. 8/14/1922 Olimpos ke kisavos Marika Papagika Female vocal solo, with cello, clarinet, and santur vocalist, soprano vocal  
Victor C-26725 12-in. 8/14/1922 Tourki vastate taloga Marika Papagika Female vocal solo, with cello, clarinet, and santur vocalist, soprano vocal  
Victor B-26969 10-in. 10/18/1922 Glenti trelo Marika Papagika Female vocal solo, with instrumental quartet vocalist, soprano vocal  
(Results 1-25 of 128 records)

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Papagika, Marika (Παπαγκικα, Μαρικα)," accessed July 29, 2021, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/111067.

Papagika, Marika (Παπαγκικα, Μαρικα). (2021). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved July 29, 2021, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/111067.

"Papagika, Marika (Παπαγκικα, Μαρικα)." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2021. Web. 29 July 2021.

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URI: https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/111067

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