Betsy Lane Shepherd (1882-1955)
Last updated: 01.08.22
p_shepherdbl.jpgBetsy Lane Shepherd was presumably an American soprano. It is really surprising, considering the at least 149 recordings made between 1916 and 1929, that so little can be found in the Internet about her.
Surfers are welcome to contribute any further information about this performer.
Websites:
url15.gif Betsy Lane Shepherd Biography by wikipedia.org.  

  Title Composer Instruments/Issue
       
  MP3 File(s)
audioextmp315.gif La Chanson des Baisers H. Bemberg Edison Blue Amberol: 3687
audioextmp315.gif Home Sweet Home H.R. Bishop Edison Blue Amberol: 2998
audioextmp315.gif Dearest One W.E. Blaufuss Edison Blue Amberol: 4369
audioextmp315.gif Is It Nothing to You? P. Edgar Edison Blue Amberol: 3394
audioextmp315.gif O Sing to God C. Gounod Edison Blue Amberol: 3031
audioextmp315.gif Whenever I Think of You C.N. Grant Edison Blue Amberol: 3605
audioextmp315.gif Toreador of Mine W.F. Harling Edison Blue: 4547
audioextmp315.gif In the Gloaming A.F. Harrison Edison Blue Amberol: 3172
audioextmp315.gif I'll Remember You, Love, in My Prayers W.S. Hays Edison Blue Amberol: 3373
audioextmp315.gif You Are Free V. Jacobi Edison Blue Amberol: 3975
audioextmp315.gif Golden Sunshine, Her Soldier Boy E. Kálman Edison Blue Amberol: 3119
audioextmp315.gif  In Old Manila R.A. King Edison Blue Amberol: 4155
audioextmp315.gif A Wonderful Thing C.B. Kummer Edison Blue Amberol: 3382
audioextmp315.gif There's Not a Song That Trembles (Cantilena) W.T. Rogers Edison Blue Amberol: 3974
audioextmp315.gif Molly on a Trolley by Golly With You J. Schwartz Edison Blue Amberol: 4424
audioextmp315.gif Remember the Rose S.B. Simons Edison Blue Amberol: 4467
audioextmp315.gif Our Little Love Affair, Fifty-Fifty A. Swanstrom Edison Blue Amberol: 4176
audioextmp315.gif Rio Nights F. Thompson Edison Blue Amberol: 4343
audioextmp315.gif Somebody's Waiting For Someone H. von Tilzer Edison Blue Amberol: 3749
This list is arranged by composer and contains 19 works performed by Betsy Lane Shepherd 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) ER
     Title Composer Attribution Remarks
         
perf15.jpg La Chanson des Baisers (1919) H. Bemberg Betsy Lane Shepherd (perf.) audioextmp315.gif
perf15.jpg Home Sweet Home (1821) Henry R. Bishop John Howard Payne (words)
Florence Ethel Smith (perf.)
Betsy Lane Shepherd (perf.)
Jenny Lind (perf.)
Emma Albani (perf.)
Nellie Melba (perf.)
Adelina Patti (perf.)
Emily Soldene (perf.)
Antoinette Sterling (perf.)
Emma Thursby (perf.)
Anna Marie Tree (perf.)
Mrs Burke (perf.)
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perf15.jpg Dearest One (1920) Walter E. Blaufuss G. Kahn (words)
Betsy Lane Shepherd (perf.)
Elizabeth Spencer (perf.)
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perf15.jpg Is It Nothing to You? (1915) Percy Edgar H. Trevor (words)
Betsy Lane Shepherd (perf.)
Ada Reeve (perf.)
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perf15.jpg O Sing to God (1916) Charles Gounod Betsy Lane Shepherd (perf.)
Helen Clark (perf.)
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perf15.jpg Whenever I Think of You (1917) Charles N. Grant Schuyler Greene (words)
Betsy Lane Shepherd (perf.)
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perf15.jpg Toreador of Mine (1919) W. Franke Harling Frank Conroy (co-author)
Ruth Boyd (words)
Betsy Lane Shepherd (perf.)
Charles Hart (perf.)
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perf15.jpg In the Gloaming (1917) Annie Fortescue Harrison Meta Orred (words)
Roger Harding (perf.)
Betsy Lane Shepherd (perf.)
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perf15.jpg I'll Remember You, Love, in My Prayers (1877) Will S. Hays Will Oakland (perf.)
Betsy Lane Shepherd (perf.)
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perf15.jpg You Are Free (1919) Victor Jacobi Fritz Kreisler (co-author)
William LeBaron (words)
Betsy Lane Shepherd (perf.)
Lewis James (perf.)
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perf15.jpg  Golden Sunshine, Her Soldier Boy (1917) Emmerich Kálman Betsy Lane Shepherd (perf.)
George Wilton Ballard (perf.)
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perf15.jpg In Old Manila (1920) Robert A. King(w&m) Betsy Lane Shepherd (perf.)
Lewis James (perf.)
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perf15.jpg Wonderful Thing (1914), A Clare Beecher Kummer Betsy Lane Shepherd (perf.)
Sallie Fisher (perf.)
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perf15.jpg There's Not a Song That Trembles (1920) William T. Rogers Betsy Lane Shepherd (perf.)
Helen Clark (perf.)
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perf15.jpg Molly on a Trolley by Golly With You (1921) Jean Schwartz William Jerome (words)
Betsy Lane Shepherd (perf.)
Vernon Dalhart (perf.)
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perf15.jpg Remember the Rose (1921) Seymour B. Simons Sidney D. Mitchell (words)
Betsy Lane Shepherd (perf.)
Lewis James (perf.)
N. Bayes (perf.)
Alan Edwards (perf.)
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perf15.jpg Our Little Love Affair, Fifty-Fifty (1921) Arthur Swanstrom Betsy Lane Shepherd (perf.)
Lewis James (perf.)
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perf15.jpg Rio Nights (1922) Fisher Thompson Elmer Vincent (words)
Betsy Lane Shepherd (perf.)
Charles Hart (perf.)
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perf15.jpg Somebody's Waiting For Someone (1919) Harry von Tilzer Andrew B. Sterling (words)
Betsy Lane Shepherd (perf.)
Marion Evelyn Cox (perf.)
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