Clara Edwards

Clara Edwards (April 17, 1880 – January 17, 1974) was an American singer, pianist, and composer of art songs. She also used the pseudonym Bernard Haigh.

Birth and Death Data: Born April 17th, 1880, Died January 17th, 1974

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1928 - 1940

Roles Represented in DAHR: composer, songwriter, lyricist

Notes: Also uses pseudonym, Bernhard Haig.


Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Victor BS-92019 10-in. 5/22/1935 By the bend of the river Giovanni Martinelli Tenor vocal solo, with piano lyricist, composer  
Victor BS-03995 10-in. 1/21/1937 Chording songs Ruth Carhart ; Glenn Darwin ; Betty Martin Mixed vocal trio, with piano composer  
Victor BS-047019 10-in. 2/7/1940 With the wind and the rain in your hair Bob Chester Orchestra ; Dolores O'Neill Jazz/dance band, with female vocal solo songwriter  
Victor BS-047049 10-in. 2/12/1940 With the wind and the rain in your hair Dick Todd Male vocal solo, with jazz/dance band songwriter  
Victor BS-047202 10-in. 2/14/1940 With the wind and the rain in your hair Tommy Ryan ; Swing and Sway with Sammy Kaye Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo songwriter  
Brunswick E27328 10-in. 4/11/1928 By the bend of the river Grace Moore Female vocal solo, with orchestra lyricist, composer  


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