Samuel Lover (24 February 1797 – 6 July 1868), also known as "Ben Trovato" ("well invented"), was an Irish songwriter, composer, novelist, and a painter of portraits, chiefly miniatures. He was the grandfather of Victor Herbert.
Birth and Death Data: Born February 24th, 1797 (Dublin), Died Saint Helier
Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1897 - 1937
Roles Represented in DAHR: composer, lyricist, arranger
Recordings (Results 1-25 of 51 records)
|Company||Matrix No.||Size||First Recording Date||Title||Primary Performer||Description||Role||Audio|
|Berliner||3407||7-in.||Before Sep. 1897||Low back'd car||W. Paris Chambers||Cornet solo||composer|
|Victor||[Pre-matrix A-]1707||7-in.||10/21/1902||The low-backed car||Jules Levy||Cornet solo||composer|
|Victor||[Pre-matrix B-]1707||10-in.||10/21/1902||The low-backed car||Jules Levy||Cornet solo||composer|
|Victor||A-547||7-in.||10/7/1903||The low-backed car||Jules Levy||Cornet solo||composer|
|Victor||B-547||10-in.||10/8/1903||The low-backed car||Jules Levy||Cornet solo||composer|
|Victor||B-2485||10-in.||4/20/1905||The low back'd car||James McCool||Male vocal solo, with orchestra||lyricist|
|Victor||B-2944||10-in.||12/12/1905||The low-backed car||Arthur Pryor's Orchestra||Orchestra, with trombone solo||lyricist|
|Victor||E-3376||8-in.||5/9/1906||The girl I left behind me||James McCool||Male vocal solo, with orchestra||lyricist|
|Victor||B-3376||10-in.||5/9/1906||The girl I left behind me||James McCool||Male vocal solo, with orchestra||lyricist|
|Victor||C-8752||12-in.||3/25/1910||Molly Bawn||John McCormack||Tenor vocal solo, with orchestra||lyricist|
|Victor||B-11514||10-in.||1/25/1912||The angel's whisper||Victor Herbert||Cello solo, with piano||composer|
|Victor||B-11515||10-in.||1/25/1912||The low-back'd car||Victor Herbert||Cello solo, with piano||composer|
|Victor||B-11535||10-in.||1/31/1912||The low-backed car||Allesandro Liberati||Cornet solo, with piano||composer|
|Victor||B-13031||10-in.||3/28/1913||The low-back'd car||John McCormack||Tenor vocal solo, with orchestra||lyricist, arranger|
|Victor||B-13866||10-in.||9/26/1913||Oh I'm not myself at all||George Hamlin||Tenor vocal solo, with piano||composer, lyricist|
|Victor||B-14734||10-in.||4/21/1914||Rory O'More||Raymond Dixon [i.e., Lambert Murphy]||Male vocal solo, with orchestra||lyricist, arranger|
|Victor||B-14739||10-in.||4/21/1914||The girl I left behind me||Raymond Dixon [i.e., Lambert Murphy]||Male vocal solo, with orchestra||lyricist, composer|
|Victor||B-18326||10-in.||9/6/1916||The low-back'd car||Albert Corey Whittemore||Male vocal solo, with orchestra||lyricist, composer|
|Victor||B-20610||10-in.||8/9/1917||The girl I left behind me||Victor Military Band||Band||composer|
|Victor||BVE-42256||10-in.||4/30/1928||The gal I left behind me||Jules Verne Allen||Male vocal solo, with guitar, harmonica, and violin||composer, lyricist|
|Victor||BS-02879||10-in.||10/24/1936||The girl I left behind me||Buster Coward ; Bill Dickey ; Tune Wranglers||String band, with male vocal duet||composer|
|Columbia||1678||10-in.||ca. 1903||You'd better ask me||Henry Burr||Male vocal solo, with piano||lyricist|
|Columbia||3456||10-in.||Jan.-Sept. 1906||The low back'd car||George Alexander||Male vocal solo, with orchestra||lyricist|
|Columbia||19709||10-in.||1/5/1912||The low back'd car||Bernice De Pasquali||Soprano vocal solo, with orchestra||composer, lyricist|
|Columbia||38694||10-in.||3/7/1913||The low back'd car||Andrea Sarto||Male vocal solo, with orchestra||lyricist, composer|
Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Lover, Samuel," accessed October 20, 2020, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/102484.
Lover, Samuel. (2020). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved October 20, 2020, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/102484.
"Lover, Samuel." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2020. Web. 20 October 2020.
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