Marguerite Dunlap

Marguerite Dunlap (20 July 1887 – 7 January 1959) was an American contralto opera singer. She is mainly remembered for her recordings for Victor Records from 1904–1928. She recorded a wide range of music from operas to Broadway musicals to sacred music, popular music, and songs from the classical concert repertoire.

Birth and Death Data: Born July 20, 1887 (Camden), Died January 7, 1959 (Upper Montclair)

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1904 - 1928

Roles Represented in DAHR: contralto

Recordings (Results 126-150 of 360 records)

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Victor B-11999 10-in. 5/9/1912 Sleep, noble hearts Lyric Quartet Mixed vocal quartet, with orchestra vocalist, contralto  
Victor B-12002 10-in. 5/10/1912 Over hill, over dale Elsie Baker ; Marguerite Dunlap ; Elizabeth Wheeler Female vocal trio, with orchestra vocalist, contralto  
Victor B-12003 10-in. 5/10/1912 Lift thine eyes Elsie Baker ; Marguerite Dunlap ; Elizabeth Wheeler Female vocal trio, unaccompanied vocalist, contralto  
Victor B-12004 10-in. 5/10/1912 Thy flow'ry banks, oh lovely river Elsie Baker ; Marguerite Dunlap ; Elizabeth Wheeler Female vocal trio, with orchestra vocalist, contralto  
Victor B-12005 10-in. 5/10/1912 The voice of the western wind Elsie Baker ; Marguerite Dunlap ; Elizabeth Wheeler Female vocal trio, with orchestra vocalist, contralto  
Victor B-12041 10-in. 5/22/1912 When the mists have rolled away Trinity Choir Mixed vocal chorus, with orchestra vocalist, contralto  
Victor C-12045 12-in. 5/23/1912 Song medley no. 4 : Remick refrains Victor Mixed Chorus Chorus, with orchestra vocalist, contralto  
Victor B-12047 10-in. 5/27/1912 Stille Nacht, heilige Nacht Marguerite Dunlap Female vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, contralto  
Victor B-12048 10-in. 5/27/1912 A bowl of roses Marguerite Dunlap Female vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, contralto  
Victor B-12049 10-in. 5/27/1912 Hi! Li'l' feller Marguerite Dunlap Female vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, contralto  
Victor C-12109 12-in. 6/12/1912 Gems from Robin Hood Victor Light Opera Company Vocal chorus and soloists, with orchestra vocalist, contralto  
Victor C-12115 12-in. 6/19/1912 Gems from The mocking bird Victor Light Opera Company Vocal chorus and soloists, with orchestra vocalist, contralto  
Victor C-12116 12-in. 6/19/1912 Songs of Scotland Victor Mixed Chorus Chorus, with orchestra vocalist, contralto  
Victor C-12117 12-in. 6/19/1912 Oh, Italia, Italia beloved Victor Chorus Chorus, with orchestra vocalist, contralto  
Victor C-12151 12-in. 7/2/1912 Gems from The geisha Victor Light Opera Company Vocal chorus and soloists, with orchestra vocalist, contralto  
Victor C-12152 12-in. 7/2/1912 Gems from King Dodo Victor Light Opera Company Vocal chorus and soloists, with orchestra vocalist, contralto  
Victor B-12153 10-in. 7/3/1912 Robin Adair Marguerite Dunlap ; Lucy Isabelle Marsh ; Reinald Werrenrath Mixed vocal trio, unaccompanied vocalist, contralto  
Victor C-12154 12-in. 7/3/1912 O come, every one that thirsteth Lyric Quartet Mixed vocal quartet vocalist, contralto  
Victor C-12155 12-in. 7/3/1912 A dream of paradise Lyric Quartet ; Harry Macdonough Male vocal solo and mixed vocal quartet, with orchestra vocalist, contralto  
Victor C-12156 12-in. 11/6/1912 Gypsy life Lyric Quartet Mixed vocal quartet, with orchestra vocalist, contralto  
Victor B-12156 10-in. 7/3/1912 Gypsy life Mixed Quartet Mixed vocal quartet, with orchestra vocalist, contralto  
Victor B-12175 10-in. 7/11/1912 If I built a world for you Marguerite Dunlap Female vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, contralto  
Victor B-12176 10-in. 7/11/1912 Ma curly-headed babby Marguerite Dunlap Female vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, contralto  
Victor B-12177 10-in. 7/11/1912 Sleep, little baby mine Marguerite Dunlap Female vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, contralto  
Victor B-12178 10-in. 7/11/1912 I cannot help loving thee Marguerite Dunlap Female vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, contralto  
(Results 126-150 of 360 records)

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Dunlap, Marguerite," accessed January 24, 2022, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/112788.

Dunlap, Marguerite. (2022). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved January 24, 2022, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/112788.

"Dunlap, Marguerite." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2022. Web. 24 January 2022.

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URI: https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/112788

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