Marguerite Namara (born Marguerite Evelyn Cecilia Banks, November 19, 1888 – November 5, 1974) was a classically trained American lyric soprano whose varied career included serious opera, Broadway musicals, film and theater roles, and vocal recitals, and who counted among her lifelong circle of friends and acquaintances many of the leading artistic figures of the first half of the twentieth century.
Birth and Death Data: Born November 19, 1888 (Cleveland), Died November 3, 1974 (Marbella)
Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1916 - 1918
Roles Represented in DAHR: soprano vocal
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|Company||Matrix No.||Size||First Recording Date||Title||Primary Performer||Description||Role||Audio|
|Victor||[Trial 1916-02-01-08]||Not documented||2/1/1916||Come to the woodland||Jerome Kern ; Marguerite Namara||Female vocal solo, with piano||vocalist, soprano vocal|
|Edison||5823||10-in.||10/1/1917||Believe me, if all those endearing young charms||Marguerite Namara||Female vocal solo, with orchestra||vocalist, soprano vocal|
|Edison||5943||10-in.||12/26/1917||Twickenham ferry||Marguerite Namara||Soprano vocal solo, with orchestra||vocalist, soprano vocal|
|Edison||5977||10-in.||between 1/16/1918 and 1/23/1918||Morenita||Marguerite Namara||Soprano vocal solo, with orchestra||vocalist, soprano vocal|
Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Namara, Marguerite," accessed December 4, 2022, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/113756.
Namara, Marguerite. (2022). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved December 4, 2022, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/113756.
"Namara, Marguerite." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2022. Web. 4 December 2022.
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