Firmin Swinnen

Firmin Swinnen (1885–1972) was a Belgian theater organist and concert artist who was noted for his organ improvisations during silent films in New York City.

Birth and Death Data: Born 1885, Died 1972

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1928

Roles Represented in DAHR: composer


Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Victor CVE-41984 12-in. 5/7/1928 Chinoiserie Charles Raymond Cronham Organ solo composer  


Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Swinnen, Firmin," accessed October 27, 2020,

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"Swinnen, Firmin." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2020. Web. 27 October 2020.

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