Belle Cole (1845-1905)
Last updated: 02.11.21
p_colebelle.jpgAccording to the Internet source given below, was an American contralto who became successful while touring the United States with Theodore Thomas in 1883. She later sang in England, performing at The Crystal Palace and many other venues. In 1901, she toured Australia.
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Belle Cole
     Title Attribution Remarks
       
url15.gif Lost Chord, The Arthur Sullivan (music)
Adelaide Anne Procter (words)
Antoinette Sterling (perf.)
John McCormack (perf.)
Louise Kirkby Lunn (perf.)
Alma Gluck (perf.)
P. Dawson (perf.)
Belle Cole (perf.)
Clara Butt (perf.)
 
This list is arranged by composer and contains 2 songs sung by Belle Cole who is featured on sheet music covers. It does not claim to be complete and represents only the number of items located.
     Title Composer Attribution Remarks
         
sm15.gif Promise of Life (1893), The Frederic H. Cowen Clifton Bingham (words)
Belle Cole (perf.)
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sm15.gif Lost Chord (1877), The Arthur Sullivan Adelaide Anne Procter (words)
Antoinette Sterling (perf.)
John McCormack (perf.)
Louise Kirkby Lunn (perf.)
Alma Gluck (perf.)
P. Dawson (perf.)
Belle Cole (perf.)
Clara Butt (perf.)
Reed Miller (perf.)
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