H. Contet

Birth and Death Data: Born May 8th, 1904 (Saône-et-Loire), Died April 14th, 1998 (Paris)

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1946 - 1950

Roles Represented in DAHR: lyricist, composer

Recordings

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Gramophone 0BA7174 10-in. before 9/6/1950 Bolero Gian Mario Guarino ; Nilo Ossani Male vocal solo, with orchestra lyricist  
Columbia (U.K.) CB12610 10-in. 5/10/1950 Bolero Carlo Buti Male vocal solo, with orchestra lyricist  
Columbia (U.K.) CL8148 10-in. 4/23/1946 Adieu mon coeur Edith Piaf Female vocal solo, with orchestra lyricist  
Columbia (U.K.) CL8149 10-in. 4/23/1946 Le chant du pirate Edith Piaf Female vocal solo, with orchestra lyricist  
Columbia (U.K.) CL8150 10-in. 4/23/1946 C'est merveilleux Edith Piaf Female vocal solo, with orchestra lyricist  
Columbia (U.K.) CL8542 10-in. January-June 1948 Mon coeur battait Aimé Barelli ; Lucienne Delyle Female vocal solo, with orchestra lyricist  
Columbia (U.K.) CL8561 10-in. January-June 1948 Bolero Aimé Barelli ; Lucienne Delyle Female vocal solo, with orchestra lyricist  
Columbia (U.K.) CL8707 10-in. between 1/25/1949 and 7/21/1949 Pleure pas Robert Chauvigny ; Edith Piaf Female vocal solo, with orchestra lyricist  
Columbia (U.K.) CL8829 10-in. 6/19/1950 Le ciel est fermé Choeurs R. Saint-Paul ; Edith Piaf Female vocal solo, with orchestra and vocal ensemble lyricist  

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "H. Contet," accessed December 7, 2021, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/319463.

H. Contet. (2021). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved December 7, 2021, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/319463.

"H. Contet." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2021. Web. 7 December 2021.

DAHR Persistent Identifier

URI: https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/319463

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