Anna Case  (1889-1984)
Last updated: 13.08.23
p_caseaa.jpgAccording to Nora Hulse in her Ragtime Refreshments, Anna Case was an American soprano at the Metropolitan Opera Company from 1909 until 1920. Besides her Metropolitan Rag (1917) she is credited with several songs with words. She was born in Clinton, New Jersey and died in New York City.

url15.gif Anna Case Brief biography by Wikipedia  
  Title Instruments/Issue Performers
  DBE MP3 Sample    
audiodbemp315.gif Metropolitan Rag (1917) T/T/T/T+B/B/GB(B) Midi Ragtime Recorder Ens.
  MP3 File(s)    
  as Performer Composers
audioextmp315.gif Home Sweet Home Edison Blue Amberol: 28270 H.R. Bishop
audioextmp315.gif Come Where My Love Lies Dreaming Edison Royal Purple Amberol: 29022 S. Foster
audioextmp315.gif Mon coeur ne peut changer, Mireille Edison Royal Purple Amberol: 29024 C. Gounod
audioextmp315.gif Believe Me if All Those Endearing Young Charms Edison Blue Amberol: 28108 T. Moore
audioextmp315.gif Annie Laurie Edison Blue Amberol: 28261 A.A.J. Scott
audioextmp315.gif Il Trovatore - Miserere Edison Blue Amberol: 28197 G. Verdi
audioextmp315.gif Rigoletto - Caro nome Edison Blue Amberol: 28190 G. Verdi
     Performer CD Title Supplier
Ragtime Music CDs:
cd15.gif Nora Hulse Ragtime Refreshments
Item Title Available €     £     $     Other
DBE1184 Metropolitan Rag (1917)
T/T/T/T+B/B/GB(B), approx. 2½ mins.
print-on-demand €12.00 £10.00 $15.50  
     Title Instruments Remarks
sm15.gif Metropolitan Rag (1917) T/T/T/T+B/B/GB(B) dbe15.gifwvicon.gif
     Title Attribution Instruments Source Remarks
pdf15.gif Our America (1917) A. Case (w&m) Piano, Voice Greer wvicon.gif
This list is arranged by composer and contains 7 works performed by Anna Case 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 Home Sweet Home (1821) Henry R. Bishop John Howard Payne (words)
Emma Albani (perf.)
George Alexander (perf.)
Lillian Blauvelt (perf.)
Mrs Burke (perf.)
Anna Case (perf.)
Jenny Lind (perf.)
Nellie Melba (perf.)
Adelina Patti (perf.)
Betsy Lane Shepherd (perf.)
Florence Ethel Smith (perf.)
Emily Soldene (perf.)
Antoinette Sterling (perf.)
Emma Thursby (perf.)
Anna Marie Tree (perf.)
perf15.jpg Come Where My Love Lies Dreaming (1855) Stephen Collins Foster(w&m) Anna Case (perf.)
Christy Minstrels (perf.)
Knickerbocker Quartette (perf.)
perf15.jpg Mon coeur ne peut changer, Mireille (?) Charles Gounod Anna Case (perf.) audioextmp315.gif
perf15.jpg Believe Me if All Those Endearing Young Charms (1807) T. Moore(w&m) Anna Case (perf.)
John McCormack (perf.)
Marie Narelle (perf.)
Edna Thornton (perf.)
Elizabeth Wheeler (perf.)
perf15.jpg Annie Laurie (1838) Alicia Ann John Scott William Douglas (words)
Archie Anderson (perf.)
Anna Case (perf.)
Frederick W. Hager (perf.)
Christine Miller (perf.)
Marie Narelle (perf.)
The Greater New York Quartette (perf.)
perf15.jpg Il Trovatore - Miserere (1908) Giuseppe Verdi Salvatore Cammarano (words)
Paul Althouse (perf.)
Harry Anthony (perf.)
Anna Case (perf.)
Florence Hinkle (perf.)
perf15.jpg Rigoletto - Caro nome (?) Giuseppe Verdi Anna Case (perf.) audioextmp315.gif
This list is arranged in chronological order and contains 3 works by Anna Case (1889-1984). It does not claim to be complete and represents only the number of items located. Keys: ER pdf15.gif (w&m)
Title Year Attribution Remarks
Metropolitan Rag 1917  wvicon.gif youtube15.jpg
Our America (w&m) 1917  wvicon.gif
I Know an Irish Garden 1938 Gerald Fitzgerald (words)  wvicon.gif
     Title Duration Performer
youtube15.jpg Metropolitan Rag 2:30 Ragtime Dorian Henry