Henri René

Birth and Death Data: Born December 29th, 1906, Died April 25th, 1993

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1940 - 1963

Roles Represented in DAHR: leader, conductor, accordion, composer, songwriter, arranger

Notes: Many compositions credited under birth name Harold M. Kirchstein, but he is better known as Henri René, an instrumentalist, conductor, composer, arranger, and record producer.

See Also: Kirchstein, Harold M.

Recordings (Results 26-50 of 61 records)

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Decca 111214 10/6/1961 Why I love Hawaii Charles K. L. Davis conductor  
Decca 111215 10/6/1961 Medley: Across the sea ; To you sweetheart, Aloha Charles K. L. Davis conductor  
Decca 111216 10/9/1961 Little brown gal Charles K. L. Davis conductor  
Decca 111217 10/9/1961 King Kamehameha Charles K. L. Davis conductor  
Decca 111218 10/9/1961 Akaka Falls Charles K. L. Davis conductor  
Decca 111219 10/9/1961 Medley: Nani waimea ; Pua kukui Charles K. L. Davis conductor  
Decca 111220 10/10/1961 Kuu Ipo (My sweetheart) Charles K. L. Davis conductor  
Decca 111221 10/10/1961 White ginger blossoms Charles K. L. Davis conductor  
Decca 111222 10/10/1961 I'll weave a lei of stars for you Charles K. L. Davis conductor  
Decca 111223 10/10/1961 Paauau waltz Charles K. L. Davis conductor  
Decca 111697 2/6/1962 Marianne Henri Rene Orchestra instrumentalist, accordion  
Decca 111698 2/6/1962 Last year at Marienbad Henri Rene Orchestra instrumentalist, accordion  
Decca 111699 2/6/1962 Under Paris skies Henri Rene Orchestra instrumentalist, accordion  
Decca 111700 2/6/1962 J'attendrai Henri Rene Orchestra instrumentalist, accordion  
Decca 111701 3/6/1962 Paris loves lovers Henri Rene Orchestra instrumentalist, accordion  
Decca 111702 3/6/1962 The petite waltz Henri Rene Orchestra instrumentalist, accordion  
Decca 111703 3/6/1962 Fleur de lis Henri Rene Orchestra instrumentalist, accordion  
Decca 111704 3/6/1962 Et maintenant Henri Rene Orchestra instrumentalist, accordion  
Decca 111705 3/6/1962 C'est si bon Henri Rene Orchestra instrumentalist, accordion  
Decca 111706 3/8/1962 Why do you pass me by? Henri Rene Orchestra instrumentalist, accordion  
Decca 111707 3/8/1962 Allo! Allo! Henri Rene Orchestra instrumentalist, accordion  
Decca 111708 3/8/1962 Paris in the Spring Henri Rene Orchestra instrumentalist, accordion  
Decca 111709 3/8/1962 Ah, ah, ah, ah (The song that haunts my heart) Henri Rene Orchestra instrumentalist, accordion  
Decca 111710 3/8/1962 C'était moi (It was me) Henri Rene Orchestra instrumentalist, accordion  
Decca 113065 2/5/1963 If I had you Thelma Carpenter conductor  
(Results 26-50 of 61 records)

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "René, Henri," accessed December 1, 2020, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/116420.

René, Henri. (2020). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved December 1, 2020, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/116420.

"René, Henri." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2020. Web. 1 December 2020.

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URI: https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/116420

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