Louis Friedsell

Louis Friedsell (born 1863 or 1865 - 1923) was a conductor and composer for the Yiddish theatre.

Friedsell was born in 1863 or 1865 in Yekaterinoslav in the Russian Empire

He wrote the music for about 150 plays and operettas (partly by himself, partly with other music writers). A large number of his songs were written for historical operettas and comedies. As a conductor he made at least eleven recordings for the United Hebrew Disc and Cylinder Company.

He died June 25, 1923, in New York City.

Birth and Death Data: Born 1863 (Yekaterinoslav, Ukraine), Died June 25, 1923 (New York City)

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1904 - 1926

Roles Represented in DAHR: composer, lyricist, arranger, songwriter

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= Recordings were issued from this master. No recordings issued from other masters.

Recordings (Results 76-90 of 90 records)

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Columbia 84079 10-in. approximately February 1918 Feige-Miril redt English Rose Rubin ; William Ziegenlaub Female-male vocal duet, with orchestra composer  
Columbia 84080 10-in. approximately February 1918 Meidlach drai far a nickel Rose Rubin ; William Ziegenlaub Female-male vocal duet, with orchestra composer  
Columbia 84081 10-in. approximately March 1918 Ḳadoḥes̀ in Dzshulay (קדחת אין דזשוליי) Rose Rubin ; William Ziegenlaub Female-male vocal duet, with orchestra composer  
Columbia 86199 10-in. approximately April 1920 Fartribene taybele (פאַרטריבענע טייבעלע) Estella Shriner Female vocal solo, with orchestra composer  
Columbia 87578 10-in. approximately June 1921 Kadish (קדיש) Joseph Feldman ; Morris Goldstein Male vocal duet, with orchestra composer  
Columbia 88482 10-in. approximately April 1922 Die woile yungen : A nichpe sol es treffen William Schwartz Male vocal solo, with orchestra composer  
Columbia 88621 10-in. approximately May 1922 Eyl rakhum (אל רחום) William Schwartz Male vocal solo, with orchestra composer  
Columbia 88623 10-in. approximately May 1922 Barekhnt aykh, Rebe (באַרעכענט אייך רבי) William Schwartz Male vocal solo, with orchestra composer  
Columbia 88879 10-in. approximately November 1922 Libe iz dos beste vort (ליעבע איז דאָס בעסטע וואָרט) William Schwartz Male vocal solo composer  
Columbia 88935 10-in. approximately December 1922 Libes shpilkhl (ליעבעס שפּיעלכעל) William Schwartz Male vocal solo composer  
Brunswick 6221 10-in. approximately Aug. 1921 Al Tashlichenu Estelle Schreiner Female vocal solo, with orchestra composer  
Brunswick 6224 10-in. approximately Aug. 1921 Das fertreibene Teibele Estelle Schreiner Female vocal solo, with orchestra composer  
Edison 9158 10-in. 9/13/1923 Mother's prayer Regina Prager Female vocal solo, with orchestra composer  
Zonophone 5709 10-in. 1905 Die seider nacht Solomon Small Male vocal solo, with instrumental ensemble composer  
Favorite 2920-o 10-in. May or June 1907 Ich bleib a bucher Leon Kalisch Male vocal solo composer  
(Results 76-90 of 90 records)

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Friedsell, Louis," accessed June 24, 2024, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/113401.

Friedsell, Louis. (2024). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved June 24, 2024, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/113401.

"Friedsell, Louis." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2024. Web. 24 June 2024.

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URI: https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/113401

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