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Tag Archives: 1900s – 1930s

Gus Edwards

After arriving within the U.S. along with his family members as a little kid, Gus Edwards grew up in Brooklyn, NY. Drawn to the vaudeville theaters of Union Square, the guy spent a whole lot of his period there, consuming the places and noises. He also begun to sing, and …

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Otto Harbach

American pop and Broadway lyricist-librettist Otto Harbach is at songwriting teams with Karl Hoschna, Rudolf Friml, and, many successfully, with Oscar Hammerstein II. Blessed in Sodium Lake Town, in 1873, Harbach examined on the Collegiate Institute, after that at Knox University before getting an English teacher. He was over the …

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Charles Wakefield Cadman

Cadman, grandson of Samuel Wakefield, author of hymns and constructor of the initial pipe organ western world from the Allegheny Mountains, studied music privately numerous distinguished teachers. Throughout a period where he was portion being a conductor from the Pittsburgh Man Chorus, the organist on the United Presbyterian Cathedral in …

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Edward M. Favor

b. Edward Addison Favour, 29 August 1856, USA, d. 10 January 1936, Brooklyn, NEW YORK, NY, USA. Getting started in vaudeville being a light comedian, Favour also worked within a duo with Edith Sinclair (b. 1856, d. 27 November 1942, NEW YORK, NY, USA) whom he wedded around 1877. Her …

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Fred Stone

b. 19 August 1873, Valmont, Colorado, USA, d. 6 March 1959, Hollywood, California, USA. While still a kid Stone became a member of the circus, after that played in medication displays with minstrel troupes, and worked well in all types of theatres. He actually crossed the Atlantic Sea to surface …

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Alice Delysia

b. Alice LaPize, 3 March 1889, Paris, France, d. 9 Feb 1979, Brighton, Sussex, Britain. After appearing in a number of stage productions in Paris, Delysia performed on Broadway within the chorus from the Catch Of THE GROWING SEASON (1905). Leading functions soon adopted and in 1912 she was back …

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Maximilian Steinberg

A largely forgotten number from the Rimsky-Korsakov/Stravinsky orbit, Maximilian Steinberg wrote large functions in various styles. His essentially traditional style price him prominence through the modernist reign, but many of them have already been rediscovered in the 21st hundred years. Created July 4, 1883, in Vilnius, Steinberg was of Lithuanian …

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Feodor Chaliapin

Feodor Chaliapin could very well be one of the most legendary operatic bass ever sold. Possessed of a big and beautiful tone of voice, he committed himself to all or any areas of his artwork — most considerably his dramatic portrayals — at the same time when might be found …

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Josué de Barros

Josué de Barros was the initial Brazilian to possess his interpretations recorded in European countries and in addition discovered Carmen Miranda. He constructed over 100 music and had achievement along with his canção-toada “Triste Jandaia” and his samba “Dona Balbina” (documented by Miranda), “Carnaval Tá Aí” (with Pixinguinha, also documented …

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Antônio Maria Passos

Famous, completed, and most-requested flutist Antonio Maria Passos transformed for the sax due to the then-popular American foxtrots. Also an impeccable traditional flutist, Passos got unique importance in the engendering of choro, still a means of playing in his period. Like a composer, he remaining several important functions, like the …

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