George Meader

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American tenor (Minneapolis, MN, July 6, 1888 - Woodland Hills, Los Angeles, CA, December 17, 1963).
Discovered during a holiday in Germany, Meader studied voice in Berlin and made his debut as an opera singer in 1907 at the Leipzig State Opera as Steuermann in Richard Wagner's "Fliegender Holländer." He then pursued a successful career performing in operas, operettas and as a concert singer in London, Berlin, Amsterdam, and Stuttgart. Only in 1919 did he return to the United States. From 1921-1932, he was engaged at the Metropolitan Opera in New York, with guest performances in Baden-Baden, Paris, and Berlin. From 1931, he focused more on operetta. Later, he became an actor in Hollywood, acting in a series of movies and TV series between 1939-1959, including "The Monster and the Girl" (1941), "On the Town" (1949), and "Champagne for Caesar" (1950).
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Singles & EPs

George Meader - Tell Me / Wonderful Pal  album art Al Jolson / George Meader Al Jolson / George Meader - Tell Me / Wonderful Pal Columbia USA & Canada 1920 Sell This Version
George Meader - Shadows / Sunshine Rose album art Campbell And Burr / George Meader Campbell And Burr / George Meader - Shadows / Sunshine Rose Columbia USA & Canada 1920 Sell This Version
A2886 George Meader - Sunrise And You / I'll Think Of You When Evening Shadows Fall album art George Meader Sunrise And You / I'll Think Of You When Evening Shadows Fall(Shellac, 10") Columbia A2886 US 1920 Sell This Version
A3380 George Meader - My Little Home On The Hill / Pale Moon album art George Meader My Little Home On The Hill / Pale Moon(Shellac, 10") Columbia A3380 US 1921 Sell This Version
A2826 George Meader - I Never Knew / I Know What It Means To Be Lonesome album art George Meader I Never Knew / I Know What It Means To Be Lonesome(Shellac, 10") Columbia A2826 US Unknown Sell This Version

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