Marie De Kyser
Last updated: 06.03.23
p_kysermd.jpgAll that can presently (May 2022) be gleaned about Marie De Kyser from sheet music covers and by Internet searching is that she was an American soprano who has been featured on at least 8 works published between 1892 and 1916. She also made some 65 recordings on the Edison label between 1912 and 1925. It is said that (see link below) in 1913, Thomas Edison, head of the Edison label, insisted that she change the spelling of her actual surname from Kaiser to De Kyser to avoid public backlash.ed
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url15.gif Marie De Kyser Discography by DAHR  

  Title Composer Instruments/Issue
  MP3 File(s)
audioextmp315.gif Song of the Soul J.C. Breil Edison Blue Amberol: 2887
audioextmp315.gif My Dream of Dreams, Pretty Mrs. Smith E, Carroll Edison Blue Amberol: 2493
audioextmp315.gif Villanelle -Oft Have I Seen The Swift Swallow E. Dell'Acqua Edison Blue Amberol: 2015
audioextmp315.gif Beautiful Bird, Sing On T.H. Howe Edison Blue Amberol: 2185
audioextmp315.gif One Wonderful Night - Song C.M. Jones Edison Blue Amberol: 2535
audioextmp315.gif Down by the Old Mill Stream T. Taylor Edison Blue Amberol: 1829
audioextmp315.gif Sunlight H. Ware Edison Blue Amberol: 2116
This list is arranged by composer and contains 8 works performed by Marie De Kyser who is featured on sheet music covers. It does not claim to be complete and represents only the number of items located. Keys: (w&m)
     Title Composer Attribution Remarks
perf15.jpg Song of the Soul (1916) Joseph Carl Breil(w&m) Marie De Kyser (perf.) audioextmp315.gif
perf15.jpg My Dream of Dreams, Pretty Mrs. Smith (1915) Earl Carroll Alfred G. Robyn (words)
Marie De Kyser (perf.)
perf15.jpg Villanelle -Oft Have I Seen The Swift Swallow (1892) Eva Dell'Acqua Marie De Kyser (perf.) wvicon.gifaudioextmp315.gif
perf15.jpg Beautiful Bird, Sing On (191-) Thomas H. Howe(w&m) Marie De Kyser (perf.)
Joseph Belmont (perf.)
perf15.jpg One Wonderful Night - Song (1914) Clarence M. Jones E.C. Keithley (words)
Joe Lyons (words)
Marie De Kyser (perf.)
Emory B. Randolph (perf.)
Francis K. Bushman (perf.)
perf15.jpg Down by the Old Mill Stream (1910) Tell Taylor(w&m) Frank Coombs (perf.)
Arthur C. Clough (perf.)
Babe Gladys (perf.)
Frank Morell (perf.)
Fox (perf.)
Peck (perf.)
Franks (perf.)
Marie De Kyser (perf.)
Vernon Archibald (perf.)
perf15.jpg Roses, Roses Everywhere! (1906) Henry Trotère Clifton Bingham (words)
Marie De Kyser (perf.)
Cèmentine de Vere (perf.)
William Vincent Wallace (perf.)
perf15.jpg Sunlight (1914) Harriet Ware Marie De Kyser (perf.) wvicon.gifaudioextmp315.gif