Category Archives: Operetta

Gypsy Band Recordings From Budapest – 1909

  “Kaszino Dal” Orchestra (Béla Berkes Gypsy Orchestra) 1909 (Columbia E975 mx 13178) Kaszino Dal “Dollar Királyno” Hungarian Gypsy Orchestra (Béla Berkes Gypsy Orchestra) 1909 (Columbia E975 mx 13177) Dollar Királyno   Here are two selections recorded in the old … Continue reading

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Selections From “Gasparone” – 1931

(click here for larger view of image) (click here for larger view of image)   Potpourri Aus “Gasparone” Part 1 Marek Weber Und Sein Orchester November 18, 1931  (Electrola EH 729 mx  62 948) Potpourri Aus Gasparone Potpourri Aus “Gasparone” … Continue reading

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Leo Fall

“Dollar Princess” – Waltz Marek Weber And His Orchestra 1931 (HMV B 3896 mx BLR 5827 Dollar Princess – Marek Weber And His Orchestramap :: {skin:’black’, animate:true, width:’200′, volume:0.6, autoplay:false, loop:false, showVolumeLevel:true, showTime:true, showRew:true, downloadable:false, downloadablesecurity:false, id3: false} “Child You … Continue reading

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1930s Film Star And Vocialist Marta Eggerth’s 100th Birthday

April 17th is the 100th birthday of 1930s film star and vocalist Marta Eggerth.    She is still with us – and still singing.   The Washington Post has a nice article about the occasion. Here are a few Marta Eggerth YouTube … Continue reading

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Jan Kiepura – 1935

“Fair Or Dark I Love Them All”(“Ob blond, ob braun, ich liebe alle Frau’n“) Jan Kiepura 1935 (Parlophone RO 20298 mx Be 11041) “Give Me Your Heart Tonight” (“Schenk’ mir dein Herz heute Nacht“) Jan Kiepura 1935 (Parlophone RO 20298 … Continue reading

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Gems From “Whoopee!”/”The New Moon”

“Gems From Whoopee” Victor Light Opera Company 1929 (Victor 35969-B) “Gems From The New Moon” Victor Light Opera Company 1929 (Victor 35969-A) The Victor Light Opera Company was an ensemble of Victor in-house vocalists performing selections from popular operettas and … Continue reading

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The White Horse Inn – Selections

“The White Horse Inn Selections Part 1″ Orlando And His Orchestra 1932 (Decca F 2869 mx 4203br) ” The White Horse Inn Selections Part 2″ Orlando And His Orchestra 1932 (Decca F 2869 mx 4205br) In my August 9th update I … Continue reading

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“Waltzes From Vienna”

  “Waltzes From Vienna Part 1″Thea Philips, William Parsons, vocal; Walford Hyden, conductor1931 (Broadcast Twelve Super 3082 A mx L 01180) “Waltzes From Vienna Part 2″Thea Philips, William Parsons, vocal; Walford Hyden, conductor1931 (Broadcast Twelve Super 3082 B mx L … Continue reading

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An Evening With Paul Lincke

  “Ein Abend Bei Paul Lincke Part 1″ Anni Frind, Fred Drissen Und Parodisters Mit Orchester 1935 (HMV EH 910 mx 2RA 349) “Ein Abend Bei Paul Lincke Part 2″ Anni Frind, Fred Drissen Und Parodisters Mit Orchester 1935 (HMV … Continue reading

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“Don’t Say Goodbye”

  “Don’t Say Goodbye” Jack Hylton And His Orchestra; Pat O’Malley, vocal 1932 ( Decca F 3213 mx GB 5022) “You Just You” Jack Hylton And His Orchestra; Olive Groves, vocal 1932 ( Decca F 3213 mx GB 5019) “Your Eyes” Jay … Continue reading

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