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 151-175 of 360 records)

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Victor C-12188 12-in. 6/26/1912 King all glorious Victor Light Opera Company Vocal chorus and soloists, with orchestra vocalist, contralto  
Victor C-12189 12-in. 6/26/1912 List! The cherubic host Victor Light Opera Company Vocal chorus and soloists, with orchestra vocalist, contralto  
Victor B-12190 10-in. 6/26/1912 Vaquero's song Earl Cartwright ; Victor Light Opera Company Vocal chorus and soloists, with orchestra vocalist, contralto  
Victor B-12365 10-in. 9/13/1912 Where the Edelweiss is blooming Lyric Quartet Mixed vocal quartet, with orchestra vocalist, contralto  
Victor C-12371 12-in. 9/13/1912 Wiegenlied Mixed Quartet Mixed vocal quartet, with orchestra vocalist, contralto  
Victor B-12372 10-in. 9/13/1912 The three chafers Mixed Quartet Mixed vocal quartet, with orchestra vocalist, contralto  
Victor C-12506 12-in. 10/10/1912 Christmas songs and carols Victor Mixed Chorus Chorus, with orchestra vocalist, contralto  
Victor C-12507 12-in. 10/10/1912 Gems from Cavalleria rusticana Victor Light Opera Company Vocal chorus and soloists, with orchestra vocalist, contralto  
Victor C-12535 12-in. 10/24/1912 Gems from The merry countess Victor Opera Company Vocal chorus and soloists, with orchestra vocalist, contralto  
Victor C-12536 12-in. 10/24/1912 Gems from The Mikado Victor Opera Company Vocal chorus and soloists, with orchestra vocalist, contralto  
Victor B-12550 10-in. 10/30/1912 Golden slumbers kiss your eyes Elsie Baker ; Marguerite Dunlap ; Elizabeth Wheeler Female vocal trio, with orchestra vocalist, contralto  
Victor B-12551 10-in. 10/30/1912 Summer now hath come among us Marguerite Dunlap ; Elizabeth Wheeler Female vocal duet, with orchestra vocalist, contralto  
Victor B-12552 10-in. 10/30/1912 Gently fall the dews of eve Elsie Baker ; Marguerite Dunlap ; Elizabeth Wheeler Female vocal trio, unaccompanied vocalist, contralto  
Victor B-12589 10-in. 11/6/1912 Whiter than snow Trinity Choir Mixed vocal quartet, with orchestra vocalist, contralto  
Victor B-12590 10-in. 11/6/1912 Over the line Trinity Choir Mixed vocal quartet, with orchestra vocalist, contralto  
Victor B-12615 10-in. 11/15/1912 Temple bells Lyric Quartet Mixed vocal quartet, with orchestra and bells vocalist, contralto  
Victor C-12616 12-in. 11/15/1912 Gems from I pagliacci Victor Opera Company Vocal chorus and soloists, with orchestra vocalist, contralto  
Victor C-12617 12-in. 11/15/1912 Gems from Faust Victor Light Opera Company Vocal chorus and soloists, with orchestra vocalist, contralto  
Victor B-12618 10-in. 11/18/1912 A little girl at home Marguerite Dunlap ; Harry Macdonough Female-male vocal duet, with orchestra vocalist, contralto  
Victor C-12625 12-in. 11/18/1912 Home to our mountains Marguerite Dunlap ; Harry Macdonough Vocal duet (contralto and tenor), with orchestra vocalist, contralto  
Victor B-12645 10-in. 10/10/1913 O dry those tears Marguerite Dunlap Female vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, contralto  
Victor C-12645 12-in. 11/20/1912 O dry those tears Marguerite Dunlap Female vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, contralto  
Victor B-12646 10-in. 11/20/1912 Massa's in de cold, cold ground Marguerite Dunlap Female vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, contralto  
Victor C-12648 12-in. 11/25/1912 Tarry with me, oh my Saviour Lyric Quartet Mixed vocal quartet, with orchestra vocalist, contralto  
Victor B-12649 10-in. 11/25/1912 O Lord, most holy Trinity Choir Mixed vocal quartet, with orchestra vocalist, contralto  
(Results 151-175 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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