Victor matrix C-8705. Gems from A chocolate soldier / Victor Light Opera Company

TitleSource
Gems from A chocolate soldier (Primary title)Disc label (RDI)
Fighting for love ; That would be lovely ; Letter duet ; Thank the Lord the war is over ; My hero (Medley contents)Victor ledgers
A chocolate soldier (Work title)Disc label (RDI)
Tapfere Soldat. Selections (Uniform title)
Authors and ComposersNotes
Oscar Straus (composer)
Stanislaus Stange (lyricist)
Composer information source: Disc label.
PersonnelNotes Hide Additional Titles
Victor Light Opera Company (Vocal group)
Lucy Isabelle Marsh (vocalist : soprano vocal)
Elizabeth Wheeler (vocalist : soprano vocal)Takes 5 & 13.
Marguerite Dunlap (vocalist : contralto)Takes 5 & 13.
John H. Bieling (vocalist : tenor vocal)Take 5.
Frederick Gunster (vocalist : tenor vocal)Take 5.
Harry Macdonough (vocalist : tenor vocal)Takes 5 & 13.
Reinald Werrenrath (vocalist : baritone vocal)
William F. Hooley (vocalist : bass vocal)Takes 5 & 13.
Olive Kline (vocalist : soprano vocal)Takes 13 & 15.
Elsie Baker (vocalist : contralto)Take 15.
Charles Hart (vocalist : tenor vocal)Take 15.
Wilfred Glenn (vocalist : bass vocal)Take 15.
Josef Pasternack (conductor)Take 15.
Walter B. Rogers (conductor)Take 13.
  • Description: Vocal chorus and soloists, with orchestra
  • Category: Vocal
  • Language: English
  • Master Size: 12-in.
Notes
Specific company members and medley selections listed for issued takes only. For takes 5 and 13, performers for each selection are not identified in the Victor ledgers. For take 15, consult Bolig Gems for further information about specific solo vocalists.
Source(s): John Bolig files (issues); Rigler-Deutsch Index; trade catalog; Victor ledgers.
Take Date and PlaceTakeStatusLabel Name/NumberFormatNote Hide Additional Titles
3/8/1910 New York, New York 1 Destroy
3/8/1910 New York, New York 2 Destroy
3/8/1910 New York, New York 3 Destroy
3/15/1910 Camden, New Jersey 4 Destroy
3/15/1910 Camden, New Jersey 5 Master Victor 31780 12-in.
3/15/1910 Camden, New Jersey 5 Master Gramophone 04510 12-in.
3/15/1910 Camden, New Jersey 6 Destroy
1/12/1912 Camden, New Jersey 7 Destroy
1/12/1912 Camden, New Jersey 8 Destroy
1/12/1912 Camden, New Jersey 9 Destroy
1/12/1912 Camden, New Jersey 10 Destroy
10/23/1914 Camden, New Jersey 11 Destroy
10/23/1914 Camden, New Jersey 12 Destroy
10/23/1914 Camden, New Jersey 13 Master/destroy Victor 31780 12-in.
10/23/1914 Camden, New Jersey 13 Master/destroy Victor 35416 12-in.
9/23/1920 Camden, New Jersey 14 Destroy
9/23/1920 Camden, New Jersey 15 Master Victor 35416 12-in.

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9/23/1920 Camden, New Jersey 16 Destroy
9/23/1920 Camden, New Jersey 17 Destroy
9/23/1920 Camden, New Jersey 18 Destroy

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Victor matrix C-8705. Gems from A chocolate soldier / Victor Light Opera Company," accessed September 15, 2019, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/index.php/matrix/detail/200008796/C-8705-Gems_from_A_chocolate_soldier.

Victor matrix C-8705. Gems from A chocolate soldier / Victor Light Opera Company. (2019). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved September 15, 2019, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/index.php/matrix/detail/200008796/C-8705-Gems_from_A_chocolate_soldier.

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