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  • Recording Title

    Gems from Madame Sherry

  • Other Title(s)

    • Madame Sherry. Selections (Uniform title)
    • The smile she means for you ; The butterfly ; Every little movement ; The birth of passion ; For we're only poor weak mortals ; Every little movement ; We're off for an ocean sail (Medley contents)
  • Vocal group

    Victor Opera Company

  • Composer

    Karl L. Hoschna

  • Conductor

    Walter B. Rogers

  • Lyricist

    Otto Harbach

  • Baritone vocal

    Reinald Werrenrath

  • Bass vocal

    William F. Hooley

  • Contralto

    Marguerite Dunlap

  • Soprano vocal

    Olive Kline , Lucy Isabelle Marsh , Elizabeth Wheeler

  • Tenor vocal

    Harry Macdonough , Lambert Murphy , Billy Murray

  • Genre(s)

    Musical theater

  • Category

    Vocal

  • Description

    Vocal chorus and soloists, with orchestra

  • Language

    English

  • Label Name/Number

    Victor 35410

  • Matrix Number/Take Number

    C-10142/7

  • Recording Date

    1914-09-30

  • Place of Recording

    Camden, New Jersey

  • Size

    12"

  • Duration

    04:23

  • Notes

    No performers are identified in the Victor ledgers for takes 1-3. Performers named here are for takes 4-8; individual performers for each selection are not identified in the ledgers.

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    Credits

    Source of original recording: Recorded Sound Section, Library of Congress. Inclusion of the recording in the National Jukebox, courtesy of Sony Music Entertainment.

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