Maggie Teyte (1888-1976)
Last updated: 02.07.22
p_teytem.jpgAccording to the Internet source given below, Maggie Teyte (née Margaret Tate) was an English operatic soprano and interpreter of French art song born in Wolverhampton.
She studied at the Royal School of Music and in Paris becoming a pupil of the tenor Jean de Reszke. After a successful career in France she performed in music halls and variety venues such as at the Victoria Palace in London. Due to her recordings of Claude-Achille Debussy songs in 1936, she gained a reputation in England and the United States as the leading French art song interpreter of her time.
She made her first New York appearances in 1948 and continued to record and perform in opera until 1951 Her final concert appearance was at the Royal Festival Hall in 1956.
She died in London.
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Books:
book15.gif  The Pursuit of Perfection O'Connor Garry flag15us.gif flag15uk.gif flag15de.gif flag15fr.gif flag15ca.gif flag15it.gif flag15es.gif
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cd15.gif  Maggie Teyte: A Vocal Portrait   flag15us.gif flag15uk.gif flag15de.gif flag15fr.gif flag15ca.gif flag15it.gif flag15es.gif
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pdf15.gif I Love the Moon (1912) P.A. Rubens (words & music)
Maggie Teyte (perf.)
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     Title Composer/Song
     
youtube15.jpg Fêtes galantes (14:03) C-A. Debussy
youtube15.jpg La Périchole (1932) (3:48) J. Offenbach
This list is arranged by composer and contains 10 works performed by Maggie Teyte 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)
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perf15.jpg May, the Maiden (1912) John Alden Carpenter Sidney Lanier (words)
Maggie Teyte (perf.)
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perf15.jpg To a Young Gentleman (1916) John Alden Carpenter Conficius (words)
Maggie Teyte (perf.)
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perf15.jpg Fêtes galantes (?) Claude-Achille Debussy Maggie Teyte (perf.)
Alfred Cortot (perf.)
perf15.jpg Mifanwy (1910) Dorothy Forster Fred. E. Weatherly (words)
Maggie Teyte (perf.)
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perf15.jpg Birth of Morn (1902), The Franco Leoni Paul Laurence Dunbar (words)
Maggie Teyte (perf.)
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perf15.jpg La Périchole (1932) Jacques Offenbach Yvonne Printemps (perf.)
Maggie Teyte (perf.)
perf15.jpg I Love the Moon (1912) Paul Alfred Rubens(w&m) Maggie Teyte (perf.) Pub.
perf15.jpg Ladies and Gentlemen (1914) Paul Alfred Rubens(w&m) Maggie Teyte (perf.) Pub.
perf15.jpg Old Song Ended (1911), An Cyril Scott D.G. Rossetti (words)
Maggie Teyte (perf.)
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perf15.jpg Lilac-Time (1914) Cyril Scott Walt Whitman (words)
Maggie Teyte (perf.)
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