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Jeanne Gordon

Jeanne Gordon (born Ruby May Gordon, January 26, 1885 – February 22, 1952) was a Canadian contralto opera singer active during the early 1900s.

Birth and Death Data: Born January 26th, 1885 (Wallaceburg), Died Macon

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1920 - 1927

Roles Represented in DAHR: contralto

Recordings

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Victor B-30924 10-in. 9/22/1924 En vain pour éviter Jeanne Gordon Contralto vocal solo, with flute and orchestra vocalist, contralto  
Victor BVE-30924 10-in. 6/26/1925 En vain pour éviter Jeanne Gordon Contralto vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, contralto  
Victor B-30925 10-in. 9/22/1924 Seguidilla Jeanne Gordon Contralto vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, contralto  
Victor BVE-30925 10-in. 7/8/1925 Seguidilla Jeanne Gordon Contralto vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, contralto  
Victor C-31313 12-in. 11/11/1924 A summer night Jeanne Gordon Contralto vocal solo, with cello and orchestra vocalist, contralto  
Victor CVE-31313 12-in. 7/8/1925 A summer night Jeanne Gordon Contralto vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, contralto  
Victor CVE-33061 12-in. 7/8/1925 Let me dream again Jeanne Gordon Contralto vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, contralto  
Victor BVE-37800 10-in. 2/7/1927 Stride la vampa Jeanne Gordon Contralto vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, contralto  
Victor BVE-37801 10-in. 2/7/1927 Brindisi Jeanne Gordon Contralto vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, contralto  
Victor [Trial 1923-12-03-04] 12-in. 12/3/1923 Ah, my heart is heavy Jeanne Gordon Contralto vocal solo, with piano vocalist, contralto  
Victor [Trial 1923-12-03-05] 10-in. 12/3/1923 Absence Jeanne Gordon Contralto vocal solo, with piano vocalist, contralto  
Columbia 78977 10-in. 2/17/1920 Madrigal of May Jeanne Gordon Contralto vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, contralto  
Columbia 79373 10-in. 8/18/1920 Holy night, peaceful night Jeanne Gordon Contralto vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, contralto  
Columbia 79608 10-in. 12/28/1920 Vilia Jeanne Gordon Contralto vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, contralto  
Columbia 80185 10-in. 2/15/1922 Voce di donna o d'angelo Jeanne Gordon Contralto vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, contralto  
Columbia 80186 10-in. 2/15/1922 Connais-tu le pays? Jeanne Gordon Contralto vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, contralto  
Columbia 49740 12-in. ca. 1920 Amour viens aider ma faiblesse Jeanne Gordon Contralto vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, contralto  
Columbia 49747 12-in. ca. 1920 Re dell' abisso Jeanne Gordon Contralto vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, contralto  
Columbia 49752 12-in. 2/10/1920 Mon coeur s'ouvre a ta voix Jeanne Gordon Contralto vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, contralto  
Columbia 49782 12-in. 3/27/1920 Rigoletto : Quartet Maria Barrientos ; Jeanne Gordon ; Charles Hackett ; Riccardo Stracciari Vocal quartet (soprano, contralto, tenor, and baritone), with orchestra vocalist, contralto  
Columbia 49858 12-in. ca. 1920-1924 Habanera Jeanne Gordon Contralto vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, contralto  

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Gordon, Jeanne," accessed October 31, 2020, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/113990.

Gordon, Jeanne. (2020). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved October 31, 2020, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/113990.

"Gordon, Jeanne." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2020. Web. 31 October 2020.

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URI: https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/113990

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