Helen Mora  (1861-1903)
Last updated: 29.04.22
p_morah.jpgAccording to the Internet source given below, Helen(e) Mora was an American vaudevillian of English parentage.
Billed as "The Great Female Baritone" and "The Comedy Sunbeam", she introduced Gussie Lord Davis's songs Send Back the Picture and The Old Wedding Ring in 1890. She also performed Hamlet in male drag on the vaudeville circuit. She was still performing in 1902 but died in Brooklyn not long after.
Her portrait on the left is taken from her own Kathleen (1896) published by Jos. W. Stern & Co..
Websites:
url15.gif Helene Mora: The Great Female Baritone Biography by Travalanche  
Helen Mora  (1861-1903) has at least 3 item(s) at the Amazons which you can order on-line by clicking the item's order icon.
Just For the Sake of Our Daughter Song
Words and Music by: Monroe H. Rosenfeld.
Perf. by: H. Mora
Publisher: Jos. W. Stern & Co.
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Printed: 1897. Sheet Music 7 pages. Limited Availability.
Those Wedding Bells Shall Not Ring Out! Song
Words and Music by: Monroe H. Rosenfeld.
Perf. by: Arthur Reece, Imogene Comer, Julie Mackey, H. Mora
Publisher: C.W. Held
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Printed: 1896. Sheet Music 7 pages. Limited Availability.
Those Wedding Bells Shall Not Ring Out Song
Words and Music by: Monroe H. Rosenfeld.
Perf. by: Arthur Reece, Imogene Comer, Julie Mackey, H. Mora
Publisher: Whaley - Royce & Co.
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Printed: 1897. Sheet Music. Limited Availability.
     Title Attribution Remarks
       
url15.gif Moth and the Flame, The Max S. Witt (words & music)
H. Mora (perf.)
 
url15.gif Those Wedding Bells Shall Not Ring Out! Monroe H. Rosenfeld (words & music)
Arthur Reece (perf.)
Imogene Comer (perf.)
Julie Mackey (perf.)
H. Mora (perf.)
 
     Title Attribution Instruments Source Remarks
           
  As performer        
pdf15.gif Oh! Oh! Miss Phoebe (1900) H. von Tilzer (music)
A.B. Sterling (words)
H. Mora (perf.)
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This list is arranged by composer and contains 16 works performed by Helen Mora 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 Forget (1901) Gus Edwards Will D. Cobb (words)
H. Mora (perf.)
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perf15.jpg One Night in June (1899) Charles K. Harris(w&m) Emma Carus (perf.)
Nielsen Sisters (perf.)
H. Mora (perf.)
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perf15.jpg That Is Love (1890) Felix McGlennon Edmund Forman (words)
Marie Loftus (perf.)
R. G. Knowles (perf.)
H. Mora (perf.)
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perf15.jpg They Are the Best Friends of All (1893) Felix McGlennon Theo Norman (words)
M.H. Rosenfeld (words)
H. Mora (perf.)
Birdie Mersereau (perf.)
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perf15.jpg Song That Will Live For Ever (1896), The Felix McGlennon Tom Browne (words)
Charles Howard (perf.)
Harry P. Cargill (perf.)
T. Costello (perf.)
H. Mora (perf.)
Pub.
perf15.jpg When Your Love Grows Cold (1895) Charles C. Miller(w&m) H. Mora (perf.) Pub.
perf15.jpg Those Wedding Bells Shall Not Ring Out! (1896) Monroe H. Rosenfeld Arthur Reece (perf.)
Imogene Comer (perf.)
Julie Mackey (perf.)
H. Mora (perf.)
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perf15.jpg Just For the Sake of Our Daughter (1897) Monroe H. Rosenfeld(w&m) H. Mora (perf.) wvicon.gif
perf15.jpg Those Wedding Bells Shall Not Ring Out (1897) Monroe H. Rosenfeld(w&m) Arthur Reece (perf.)
Imogene Comer (perf.)
Julie Mackey (perf.)
H. Mora (perf.)
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perf15.jpg Good Friends, True Friends (1894) William E. Slafer Ed Gardenier (words)
H. Mora (perf.)
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perf15.jpg  Oh! Oh! Miss Phoebe (1900) Harry von Tilzer Andrew B. Sterling (words)
H. Mora (perf.)
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perf15.jpg Down Where the Cotton Blossoms Grow (1901) Harry von Tilzer Andrew B. Sterling (words)
Lillian Russell (perf.)
H. Mora (perf.)
Pub.
perf15.jpg Don't Forget My Boy You're Leaving Home (1895) James W. Wheeler(w&m) H. Mora (perf.) wvicon.gif
perf15.jpg Moth and the Flame (1898), The Max S. Witt(w&m) H. Mora (perf.) Pub.
perf15.jpg Don't You Remember, Nora Darling? (1902) Max S. Witt W.A. Heelan (words)
H. Mora (perf.)
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This list is arranged in chronological order and contains 1 work by Helen Mora (1861-1903). It does not claim to be complete and represents only the number of items located. Keys: pdf15.gif (w&m)
Title Year Attribution Remarks
       
Kathleen (w&m) 1896  wvicon.gif