100 Years Ago Today

A History Of Events And Happenings From Exactly One Hundred Years Ago

Recorded June 19, 1912

Victor Records records collections of tunes from opera and folk music called “Gems.”


On June 19, 1912 the Victor Mixed Chorus had a busy day in the Victor Recording Studios in Camden, New Jersey:
Lucy Isabelle Marsh (vocalist: soprano vocal)
Christie MacDonald (vocalist: soprano vocal)
Olive Kline (vocalist: soprano vocal)
Harriette Keyes (vocalist: soprano vocal)
Marguerite Dunlap (vocalist: contralto)
Lambert Murphy (vocalist: tenor vocal)
Reinald Werrenrath (vocalist: baritone vocal)
William F Hooley (vocalist: bass vocal)

The chorus recorded selections from the operettas Robin Hood and The Mockingbird, various Italian folk tunes and these Songs of Scotland :

Songs of Scotland by the Victor Mixed Chorus

Victor recordings of June 19, 1912 :

Much thanks to the UCSB Encyclopedic Discography of Victor Recordings :

Victor Record Player logo – 1912


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