Muriel Brunskill

Muriel Lucy Brunskill (18 December 1899 – 18 February 1980) was an English contralto of the mid-twentieth century. Her career included concert, operatic and recital performance from the early 1920s until the 1950s. She worked with many of the leading musicians of her day, including Sir Thomas Beecham, Albert Coates, Felix Weingartner and Sir Henry Wood.

Birth and Death Data: Born December 18, 1899 (Kendal), Died February 18, 1980

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1922

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Recordings

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Columbia 75161 12-in. 8/24/1922 Caller herrin' Muriel Brunskill ; Albert W. Ketelbey Female vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, contralto  
Columbia 75162 12-in. 8/24/1922 Annie Laurie Muriel Brunskill ; Albert W. Ketelbey Female vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, contralto  

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Brunskill, Muriel," accessed February 26, 2024, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/354020.

Brunskill, Muriel. (2024). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved February 26, 2024, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/354020.

"Brunskill, Muriel." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2024. Web. 26 February 2024.

DAHR Persistent Identifier

URI: https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/354020

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