APPENDIX II: NUMBER OF RECORDINGS IN VICTOR CATALOG BY ARTIST

 
NOVEMBER 1915*

Alda, Frances 29
Amato, Pasquale 33
American Quartet 63
Baker, Elsie 43
Burr, Henry 30
Caruso, Enrico 128
Collins and Harlan 58
De Gogorza, Emilio 45
Elman, Mischa 38
Farrar, Geraldine 58
Gadski, Johanna 40
Gluck, Alma 69
Hayden Quartet 92
Herbert's Orchestra 39
Homer, Louise 44
Jones and Murray 25
Journet, Marcel 30
Kreisler, Fritz 41
Lauder, Harry 45
Lyric Quartet 35
Macdonough, Harry 57
Marsh, Lucy Isabelle 37
McCormack, John 85
Melba, Nellie 29
Murray, Billy 84
Neapolitan Trio 26
Peerless Quartet 78
Powell, Maud 44
Ruffo, Titta 36
Schumann-Heink, Ernestine 36
Stewart, Cal 35
Tetrazzini, Luisa 32
Turner, Alan 26
Van Brunt, Walter 26
Vessella's Italian Band 40
Victor Light Opera Company 82
Werrenrath, Reinald 25
Williams, Evan 62
Witherspoon, Herbert 25

Top Artists by Number of Entries
1. Enrico Caruso 128
2. Hayden Quartet 92
3. John McCormack 85
4. Billy Murray 84
5. Victor Light Opera Company 82
6. Peerless Quartet 78
7. Alma Gluck 69
8. American Quartet 63
9. Evan Williams 62
10. Collins and Harlan 58
10. Geraldine Farrar 58
12. Harry Macdonough 57

Top Artists by Number of Entries (Including Collaborations)~
1. Billy Murray 172
2. Harry Macdonough 149
3. Enrico Caruso 128
4. Henry Burr 108
~Murray's work with both the Hayden Quartet and Heidelberg
Quintet not included in his total.

 
1925*

Alda, Frances 54; 4#
American Quartet 31
Baker, Elsie 70; 26
Benson Orchestra of Chicago 84
Bori, Lucrezia 35
Braslau, Sophie 27
Burr, Henry 65; 28
Caruso, Enrico 121; 41
Conway's Band 57
Culp, Julia 25
De Gogorza, Emilio 67
De Luca, Giuseppe 38
Ellman, Mischa 68; 6
Farrar, Geraldine 41; 24
Galli-Curci, Amelita 63
Gluck, Alma 73; 25
Golden, Billy 2; 26
Great White Way Orchestra 32
Harrison, Charles 31; 2
Heifetz, Jascha 46
Herbert's Orchestra 36
Homer, Louise 45; 8
International Novelty Orchestra 67
James, Lewis 24; 18
Journet, Marcel 36
Kline, Olive 40; 23
Kreisler, Fritz 77; 2
Lauder, Harry 78
Marsh, Lucy Isabelle 49; 5
Martinelli, Giovanni 38; 2
McCormack, John 173
Murphy, Lambert 50; 4
Murray, Billy 46; 55
Neapolitan Trio 30
Paderewski, Ignace Jan 26
Peerless Quartet 74
Philadelphia Symphony Orchestra 49
Pietro 40
Powell, Maud 36
Pryor's Band 129
Rachmaninoff, Sergei 26; 6
Reitz, W.H. 25
Rodeheaver, Homer 33; 6
Ruffo, Titta 42
Schumann-Heink, Ernestine 60
Shannon Quartet 34
Shaw, Elliott 11; 23
Smith's Orchestra 42
Sousa's Band 69
Stanley, Aileen 13; 13
Stewart, Cal 36
Trinity Choir 43
The Troubadours 35
Vessella's Italian Band 52
Victor Concert Orchestra 114
Victor Military Band 100
The Virginians 41
Waring's Pennsylvanians 26
Werrenrath, Reinald 80; 2
Whiteman and His Orchestra 155
Williams, Evan 66
Zimbalist, Efrem 32; 4

Top Artists By Number of Entries
1. Whiteman and His Orchestra 185
2. John McCormack 173
3. Enrico Caruso 162
4. Pryor's Band 129
5. Victor Concert Orchestra 114
6. Billy Murray 101
7. Victor Military Band 100
8. Alma Gluck 98
9. Elsie Baker 96
10. Henry Burr 93

Top Artists By Number of Entries (Including Group Affiliations)@
1. Whiteman and His Orchestra 185
2. John McCormack 173
3. Henry Burr 167
4. Enrico Caruso 162
5. Billy Murray 138
@Murray's work with Whiteman, the Great White Way Orchestra, the
International Novelty Orchestra, and others not included in his
total.

*Both listings only include artists with at least 25 entries.
#2d figure (after semi-colon) represents artist collaborations.