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Marie Tiffany

Marie Berg Tiffany (July 8, 1881 - April 12, 1948) was an American operatic soprano. She was a member of the Metropolitan Opera in Manhattan, New York City from 1916 to 1928; making a total of 208 appearances at the Met during her career. She created roles in several world premieres at the Met and was notably the only performer to appear in all three one act operas at the premiere of Giacomo Puccini's Il Trittico in 1918.

Birth and Death Data: Born July 8th, 1881

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1917 - 1929

Roles Represented in DAHR: soprano vocal

Recordings

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Victor [Trial 1918-05-10-04] Not documented 5/10/1918 At parting Marie Tiffany Female vocal solo, with piano Performer, soprano vocal  
Victor [Trial 1918-07-17-02] Not documented 7/17/1918 Slumbersong, op. 1 no. 5 Marie Tiffany Female vocal solo, with piano Performer, soprano vocal  
Victor [Trial 1918-07-17-03] Not documented 7/17/1918 At parting Marie Tiffany Female vocal solo, with piano Performer, soprano vocal  
OKeh 628 10-in. ca. Mar. 1919 Homing Marie Tiffany Female vocal solo, with orchestra Performer, soprano vocal  
OKeh 629 10-in. ca. Mar. 1919 [Unknown title(s)] Marie Tiffany Female vocal solo, with orchestra Performer, soprano vocal  
OKeh [OK cat 1261-A] 10-in. approximately 1919 Robin Adair Marie Tiffany Female vocal solo Performer, soprano vocal  
OKeh [OK cat 1279-b] 10-in. approximately 1919 'Tis the last rose of the summer Marie Tiffany Female vocal solo Performer, soprano vocal  
Brunswick 3829 10-in. approximately Jan. 1920 Carry me back to old Virginny Marie Tiffany Female vocal solo and male vocal trio, with orchestra Performer, soprano vocal  
Brunswick 3970 10-in. approximately July 1920 Almost persuaded Elizabeth Lennox ; Marie Tiffany Female vocal duet, with orchestra Performer, soprano vocal  
Brunswick 4018 10-in. approximately Aug. 1920 Abide with me Elizabeth Lennox ; Marie Tiffany Female vocal duet, with orchestra Performer, soprano vocal  
Brunswick 4023 10-in. approximately Aug. 1920 Angel's serenade Marie Tiffany Female vocal solo, with violin obbligato Performer, soprano vocal  
Brunswick 4940 10-in. approximately Jan. 1921 Élégie Marie Tiffany Female vocal solo, with violin obbligato Performer, soprano vocal  
Brunswick 6210 10-in. approximately Aug. 1921 Ma curly-headed baby Marie Tiffany Female vocal solo, with orchestra Performer, soprano vocal  
Brunswick [6211a] approximately Aug. 1921 [Unknown title(s)] Marie Tiffany Soprano vocal solo, with orchestra Performer, soprano vocal  
Brunswick 6758 10-in. approximately Nov. 1921 Listen to the mocking bird Margaret McKee ; Marie Tiffany Female vocal solo, with mixed vocal trio, orchestra, and bird imitations Performer, soprano vocal  
Brunswick 6762 10-in. approximately Nov. 1921 Nightingale song Margaret McKee ; Marie Tiffany Female vocal solo, with orchestra and bird imitations Performer, soprano vocal  
Brunswick 7185 10-in. approximately Jan. 1922 Rock of ages Elizabeth Lennox ; Marie Tiffany Female vocal duet, with orchestra Performer, soprano vocal  
Brunswick 7875 10-in. approximately Apr. 1922 Little Alabama coon Marie Tiffany Female vocal solo, with mixed vocal trio and orchestra Performer, soprano vocal  
Brunswick 9021 10-in. approximately Oct. 1922 Oh, that we two were maying Theo Karle ; Marie Tiffany Female-male vocal duet, with orchestra Performer, soprano vocal  
Brunswick X9830 12-in. approximately Feb. 1923 Oh, sleep! Why dost thou leave me? Marie Tiffany Soprano vocal solo, with orchestra Performer, soprano vocal  
Brunswick 4085-4086 10-in. approximately Aug. 1920 Cradle song Marie Tiffany Female vocal solo, with orchestra Performer, soprano vocal  
Brunswick 4350-4351 10-in. approximately Oct. 1920 Barcarolle Elizabeth Lennox ; Marie Tiffany Female vocal duet, with orchestra Performer, soprano vocal  
Brunswick 4624-4626 10-in. approximately Nov. 1920 My old Kentucky home Marie Tiffany Female vocal solo and male vocal trio, with orchestra Performer, soprano vocal  
Brunswick 7524-7525 10-in. approximately Feb. 1922 Such a li'l' fellow Marie Tiffany Female vocal solo, with orchestra Performer, soprano vocal  
Brunswick 7526-7527 approximately Feb. 1922 [Unknown title(s)] Marie Tiffany Female vocal solo, with orchestra Performer, soprano vocal  
Brunswick 7528-7529 10-in. approximately Feb. 1922 When the roses bloom Marie Tiffany Female vocal solo, with orchestra Performer, soprano vocal  
Brunswick 8203-8204 10-in. approximately June 1922 Ol' Car'lina Marie Tiffany Female vocal solo, with orchestra Performer, soprano vocal  
Brunswick 8205-8206 10-in. approximately June 1922 Darling Nellie Gray Marie Tiffany Female vocal solo, with orchestra Performer, soprano vocal  
Brunswick 8884-8886 10-in. approximately Oct. 1922 Temple bells Marie Tiffany Female vocal solo, with orchestra Performer, soprano vocal  
Brunswick 8887-8889 10-in. approximately Oct. 1922 Kashmiri song Marie Tiffany Female vocal solo, with orchestra Performer, soprano vocal  
Brunswick 9018-9019 10-in. approximately Oct. 1922 Alice, where art thou Theo Karle ; Marie Tiffany Female-male vocal duet, with orchestra Performer, soprano vocal  
Brunswick 9605-9606 10-in. approximately Jan. 1923 Oh, that we two were maying Theo Karle ; Marie Tiffany Vocal duet (soprano and tenor), with orchestra Performer, soprano vocal  
Brunswick 9607-9608 10-in. approximately Jan. 1923 Alice, where art thou Theo Karle ; Marie Tiffany Vocal duet (soprano and tenor), with orchestra Performer, soprano vocal  
Brunswick X10170-X10171 12-in. 3/23/1923 Largo Fredric Fradkin ; Marie Tiffany Soprano vocal solo, with orchestra and violin obbligato Performer, soprano vocal  
Brunswick 10244-10247 10-in. 4/2/1923 Ye who have yearned alone Marie Tiffany Soprano vocal solo, with orchestra and cello obbligato Performer, soprano vocal  
Brunswick 10248-10250 10-in. 4/2/1923 Nur, wer die Sehnsucht kennt Marie Tiffany Soprano vocal solo, with orchestra Performer, soprano vocal  
Brunswick 10324-10326 10-in. 4/10/1923 Ye who have yearned alone Marie Tiffany Soprano vocal solo, with orchestra Performer, soprano vocal  
Brunswick 10327-10328 10-in. 4/10/1923 Florian’s song Marie Tiffany Soprano vocal solo, with orchestra Performer, soprano vocal  
Brunswick 10593-10596 10-in. 5/9/1923 Red, white and blue Brunswick Mixed Chorus Mixed vocal chorus, with orchestra Performer, soprano vocal  
Brunswick 10597-10599 10-in. 5/9/1923 Star spangled banner Brunswick Mixed Chorus Mixed vocal chorus, with orchestra Performer, soprano vocal  
Brunswick 10609-10612 10-in. 5/10/1923 Sweet and low Criterion Quartet ; Marie Tiffany Female vocal solo, with male vocal quartet and orchestra Performer, soprano vocal  
Brunswick 10613-10615 10-in. 5/10/1923 Just you Marie Tiffany Female vocal solo, with orchestra Performer, soprano vocal  
Brunswick 10705-10708 10-in. 5/22/1923 Carry me back to old Virginny Criterion Trio ; Marie Tiffany Female vocal solo and male vocal trio, with orchestra Performer, soprano vocal  
Brunswick 10709-10712 10-in. 5/22/1923 My old Kentucky home Criterion Trio ; Marie Tiffany Female vocal solo and male vocal trio, with orchestra Performer, soprano vocal  
Brunswick 10759-10762 10-in. 5/29/1923 Sweet and low Marie Tiffany Female vocal solo and male vocal trio, with orchestra Performer, soprano vocal  
Brunswick 10763-10764 10-in. 5/29/1923 My old Kentucky home Marie Tiffany Female vocal solo, with male vocal trio and orchestra Performer, soprano vocal  
Brunswick 10765-10767 10-in. 5/29/1923 Carry me back to old Virginny Marie Tiffany Female vocal solo, with male vocal trio and orchestra Performer, soprano vocal  
Brunswick 10800-10803 10-in. 6/5/1923 Lead, kindly light Marie Tiffany Female vocal solo and mixed vocal trio, with orchestra Performer, soprano vocal  
Brunswick 10804-10805 10-in. 6/5/1923 God be with you until we meet again Marie Tiffany Female vocal solo and mixed vocal trio, with orchestra Performer, soprano vocal  
Brunswick X10959-X10961 12-in. 6/28/1923 Prince of Pilsen Light Opera Chorus Mixed vocal chorus, with orchestra Performer, soprano vocal  
Brunswick X10962-X10964 12-in. 6/28/1923 Naughty Marietta Light Opera Chorus Mixed vocal chorus, with orchestra Performer, soprano vocal  
Brunswick 11569-11571 10-in. 10/9/1923 The infant Jesus Collegiate Choir Mixed vocal chorus, with orchestra Performer, soprano vocal  
Brunswick 11624-11627 10-in. 10/15/1923 The infant Jesus Collegiate Choir Mixed vocal quartet, with orchestra Performer, soprano vocal  
Brunswick 11698-11700 10-in. 10/23/1923 Where is my boy tonight? Marie Tiffany Female vocal solo, with mixed vocal ensemble and orchestra Performer, soprano vocal  
Brunswick 11701-11703 10-in. 10/23/1923 Tell Mother I'll be there Marie Tiffany Female vocal solo and mixed vocal ensemble, with orchestra Performer, soprano vocal  
Brunswick 11729-11731 10-in. 10/25/1923 Homing Marie Tiffany Female vocal solo, with orchestra and violin obbligato Performer, soprano vocal  
Brunswick 11732-11734 10-in. 10/25/1923 Angel's serenade Marie Tiffany Female vocal solo, with orchestra and violin obbligato Performer, soprano vocal  
Brunswick 11782-11784 10-in. 11/2/1923 I'se gwine back to Dixie Marie Tiffany Female vocal solo and male vocal trio, with orchestra Performer, soprano vocal  
Brunswick X11819-X11821 12-in. 11/7/1923 Prince of Pilsen : Vocal gems Light Opera Chorus Mixed vocal chorus, with orchestra Performer, soprano vocal  
Brunswick X11827-X11829 12-in. 11/8/1923 Naughty Marietta Light Opera Chorus Mixed vocal chorus, with orchestra Performer, soprano vocal  
Brunswick X11870-X11872 12-in. 11/13/1923 Prince of Pilsen Brunswick Light Opera Company Vocal chorus and soloists, with orchestra Performer, soprano vocal  
Brunswick X11873-X11875 12-in. 11/13/1923 Naughty Marietta Brunswick Light Opera Company Vocal chorus and soloists, with orchestra Performer, soprano vocal  
Brunswick X11883-X11885 12-in. 11/14/1923 Robin Hood Brunswick Light Opera Company Vocal chorus and soloists, with orchestra Performer, soprano vocal  
Brunswick X11905-X11908 12-in. 11/17/1923 Robin Hood Brunswick Light Opera Company Vocal chorus and soloists, with orchestra Performer, soprano vocal  
Brunswick X11961-X11963 12-in. 11/24/1923 The Mikado : Vocal gems Brunswick Light Opera Company Mixed vocal chorus, with orchestra Performer, soprano vocal  
Brunswick 11964-11967 10-in. 11/24/1923 I need Thee every hour Theo Karle ; Marie Tiffany Female-male vocal duet, with orchestra Performer, soprano vocal  
Brunswick X11975-X11977 12-in. 11/26/1923 Mikado Brunswick Light Opera Company Vocal chorus and soloists, with orchestra Performer, soprano vocal  
Brunswick X11990-X11992 12-in. 11/27/1923 Bohemian girl Brunswick Light Opera Company Vocal chorus and soloists, with orchestra Performer, soprano vocal  
Brunswick X11993-X11994 12-in. 11/27/1923 Mikado Brunswick Light Opera Company Vocal chorus and soloists, with orchestra Performer, soprano vocal  
Brunswick X12059-X12062 12-in. 12/7/1923 Chimes of Normandy Brunswick Light Opera Company Vocal chorus and soloists, with orchestra Performer, soprano vocal  
Brunswick X12063-X12066 12-in. 12/8/1923 Floradora Brunswick Light Opera Company Mixed vocal chorus, with orchestra Performer, soprano vocal  
Brunswick X12133-X12134 12-in. 12/18/1923 The chocolate soldier Brunswick Light Opera Company Mixed vocal chorus, with orchestra Performer, soprano vocal  
Brunswick 12143-12145 10-in. 12/19/1923 I’se gwine back to Dixie Marie Tiffany Female vocal solo and male vocal trio, with orchestra Performer, soprano vocal  
Brunswick 12153-12156 10-in. 12/20/1923 Li’l gal Marie Tiffany Female vocal solo, with orchestra Performer, soprano vocal  
Brunswick 12258-12260 10-in. 1/10/1924 So this is love Marie Tiffany Female vocal solo, with orchestra Performer, soprano vocal  
Brunswick 12267-12269 10-in. 1/11/1924 Chansonette Marie Tiffany Female vocal solo, with orchestra and violin obbligato Performer, soprano vocal  
Brunswick 12270-12271 10-in. 1/11/1924 Li'l gal Marie Tiffany Female vocal solo, with orchestra Performer, soprano vocal  
Brunswick 12503-12505 10-in. 2/11/1924 So this is love Marie Tiffany Female vocal solo, with orchestra Performer, soprano vocal  
Brunswick 12506-12508 10-in. 2/11/1924 Chansonette Marie Tiffany Female vocal solo, with orchestra and violin obbligato Performer, soprano vocal  
Brunswick 12533-12535 10-in. 2/14/1924 Italian street song Virginia Rea Female vocal solo, with mixed vocal chorus and orchestra Performer, soprano vocal  
Brunswick 12795-12797 10-in. 4/3/1924 A banjo song Theo Karle ; Marie Tiffany Vocal duet (soprano and tenor), with orchestra Performer, soprano vocal  
Brunswick 12826-12828 10-in. 4/8/1924 Until tomorrow James J. Sheridan Male vocal solo, with female vocal trio and orchestra Performer, soprano vocal  
Brunswick X13132-X13134 12-in. 5/16/1924 Songs of yore Brunswick Light Opera Company Vocal chorus, with orchestra Performer, soprano vocal  
Brunswick X13135-X13137 12-in. 5/16/1924 Songs of yore Brunswick Light Opera Company Vocal chorus, with orchestra Performer, soprano vocal  
Brunswick X13156-X13158 12-in. 5/21/1924 Songs of yore Brunswick Light Opera Company Vocal chorus, with orchestra Performer, soprano vocal  
Brunswick X13159-X13161 12-in. 5/21/1924 Songs of yore Brunswick Light Opera Company Vocal chorus, with orchestra Performer, soprano vocal  
Brunswick 14021-14023 10-in. 10/24/1924 Christmas carols Collegiate Choir Mixed vocal chorus, with orchestra Performer, soprano vocal  
Brunswick E29902 10-in. May 1929 Barcarolle Kathryn Meisle ; Marie Tiffany Female vocal duet, with orchestra Performer, soprano vocal  
Brunswick E29903 10-in. May 1929 Whispering hope Kathryn Meisle ; Marie Tiffany Female vocal duet, with orchestra Performer, soprano vocal  
Brunswick E29905 10-in. May 1929 The chalet girl’s Sunday Marie Tiffany Female vocal solo, with orchestra Performer, soprano vocal  
Brunswick E27301 10-in. 4/7/1928 Ma curly headed baby Marie Tiffany Female vocal solo, with orchestra Performer, soprano vocal  
Brunswick E27302 10-in. 4/7/1928 Darling Nellie Gray Marie Tiffany Female vocal solo, with male vocal trio and orchestra Performer, soprano vocal  
Brunswick E27324 10-in. 4/10/1928 Ol’ Car’lina Marie Tiffany Female vocal solo, with male vocal trio and orchestra Performer, soprano vocal  
Brunswick E27372 10-in. 4/18/1928 Carry me back to old Virginny Marie Tiffany Female vocal solo, with male vocal trio and orchestra Performer, soprano vocal  
Brunswick E27384 10-in. 4/20/1928 Pale moon Marie Tiffany Female vocal solo, with orchestra Performer, soprano vocal  
Brunswick E27385 10-in. 4/20/1928 Little grey home in the West Marie Tiffany Female vocal solo, with instrumental ensemble Performer, soprano vocal  
Brunswick E27562 10-in. 5/16/1928 Pale moon Marie Tiffany Female vocal solo, with orchestra Performer, soprano vocal  
Brunswick XE27858 12-in. 7/17/1928 The Mikado Brunswick Light Opera Company Mixed vocal chorus, with orchestra Performer, soprano vocal  
Brunswick XE27859 12-in. 7/17/1928 The Mikado Brunswick Light Opera Company Mixed vocal chorus, with orchestra Performer, soprano vocal  
Brunswick XE27881 12-in. 7/19/1928 The Mikado Brunswick Light Opera Company Mixed vocal chorus, with orchestra Performer, soprano vocal  
Brunswick XE27882 12-in. 7/19/1928 The Mikado Brunswick Light Opera Company Mixed vocal chorus, with orchestra Performer, soprano vocal  
Brunswick XE27957 12-in. 8/2/1928 Pinafore Brunswick Light Opera Company Solo vocalists and mixed vocal chorus, with orchestra Performer, soprano vocal  
Brunswick XE27958 12-in. 8/2/1928 Pinafore Brunswick Light Opera Company Solo vocalists and mixed vocal chorus, with orchestra Performer, soprano vocal  
Brunswick XE27987 12-in. 8/7/1928 Patience Brunswick Light Opera Company Mixed vocal chorus and female vocal chorus, with orchestra Performer, soprano vocal  
Brunswick XE28123 12-in. 8/21/1928 Pinafore Brunswick Light Opera Company Solo vocalists and mixed vocal chorus, with orchestra Performer, soprano vocal  
Brunswick XE28124 12-in. 8/21/1928 Patience Brunswick Light Opera Company Mixed vocal chorus, with orchestra Performer, soprano vocal  
Brunswick XE28156 12-in. 8/28/1928 Patience Brunswick Light Opera Company Mixed vocal chorus, with orchestra Performer, soprano vocal  
Brunswick XE28157 12-in. 8/28/1928 Patience Brunswick Light Opera Company Mixed vocal chorus, with orchestra Performer, soprano vocal  
Brunswick E24963-E24965 10-in. 10/28/1927 The infant Jesus Collegiate Choir Mixed vocal chorus, with orchestra Performer, soprano vocal  
Brunswick E24966-E24968 10-in. 10/28/1927 O little town of Bethlehem Collegiate Choir Mixed vocal chorus, with orchestra Performer, soprano vocal  
Brunswick E24969-E24971 10-in. 10/29/1927 The birthday of a King Collegiate Choir Mixed vocal chorus, with orchestra Performer, soprano vocal  
Brunswick E24972-E24974 10-in. 10/29/1927 Christmas carols Collegiate Choir Mixed vocal chorus, with orchestra Performer, soprano vocal  
Brunswick E24993-E24995 10-in. 11/1/1927 The three kings Collegiate Choir Mixed vocal chorus, with celeste and chimes Performer, soprano vocal  
Brunswick E25041-E25043 10-in. 11/3/1927 Shepherds’ Christmas song Collegiate Choir Mixed vocal chorus, with orchestra Performer, soprano vocal  
Brunswick E25044-E25047 10-in. 11/3/1927 For unto us a child is born Collegiate Choir Mixed vocal chorus, with orchestra Performer, soprano vocal  
Brunswick E25067-E25069 10-in. 11/5/1927 Joy to the world Collegiate Choir Mixed vocal chorus, with orchestra Performer, soprano vocal  
Brunswick E26651-E26652 10-in. 2/24/1928 Jesus Christ is risen today Collegiate Choir Mixed vocal quartet, with orchestra Performer, soprano vocal  
Brunswick E26653-E26654 10-in. 2/24/1928 The strife is o’er Collegiate Choir Mixed vocal ensemble, with orchestra Performer, soprano vocal  
Brunswick E27121-E27122 10-in. 3/23/1928 My old Kentucky home Marie Tiffany Female vocal solo, with male vocal trio and orchestra Performer, soprano vocal  
Edison 5763 10-in. 9/5/1917 Sing me to sleep Marie Tiffany Soprano vocal solo, with orchestra Performer, soprano vocal  
Edison 5764 10-in. 9/5/1917 There's a beautiful land on high Marie Tiffany Soprano vocal solo, with orchestra Performer, soprano vocal  
Edison 6001 10-in. between 2/5/1918 and 2/7/1918 Deh vieni, non tardar Marie Tiffany Soprano vocal solo, with orchestra Performer, soprano vocal  
Edison 6014 10-in. between 2/12/1918 and 2/13/1918 Come unto Him Marie Tiffany Soprano vocal solo, with orchestra Performer, soprano vocal  
Edison 6037 10-in. Feb. 1918 Florian's song Marie Tiffany Soprano vocal solo, with orchestra Performer, soprano vocal  
Edison 6042 10-in. Feb. 1918 Mighty lak' a rose Marie Tiffany Soprano vocal solo, with orchestra Performer, soprano vocal  
Edison 6047 10-in. Mar. 1918 The blue bells of Scotland Marie Tiffany Soprano vocal solo, with orchestra Performer, soprano vocal  
Edison 6052 10-in. Mar. 1918 Elégie Marie Tiffany Soprano vocal solo, with orchestra Performer, soprano vocal  
Edison 6176 10-in. May 1918 My Redeemer and my Lord Marie Tiffany Soprano vocal solo, with orchestra Performer, soprano vocal  
Edison 6492 10-in. between 12/2/1918 12/11/1918 Kiss me again Marie Tiffany Soprano vocal solo, with orchestra Performer, soprano vocal  
Edison 6650 10-in. 3/5/1919 La ci darem la mano Mario Laurenti ; Marie Tiffany Vocal duet (soprano and tenor), with orchestra Performer, soprano vocal  
Edison 6846 10-in. 6/25/1919 Changeless the love of the Master Marie Tiffany Female vocal solo, with orchestra Performer, soprano vocal  
Edison 7362 10-in. between 5/20/1920 and 5/24/1920 Solvejg's vise Marie Tiffany Soprano vocal solo, with orchestra Performer, soprano vocal  

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Tiffany, Marie," accessed September 21, 2020, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/114714.

Tiffany, Marie. (2020). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved September 21, 2020, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/114714.

"Tiffany, Marie." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2020. Web. 21 September 2020.

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