Stephen Glover (1812/13–1870), was a composer and teacher.
Glover was brother to Charles William Glover. He was born in London in 1812 or 1813, and became a popular composer of songs, ballads, and duets. The Monks of Old (1842), What are the Wild Waves Saying (1850), Excelsior, and Songs from the Holy Scriptures illustrate the range and taste of the fourteen or fifteen hundred compositions Glover presented to the public from 1847 until his death, on 7 December 1870, at the age of 57.
NOTE: A song by Stephen Glover is not shown in the listings of his compositions. On the cover of piece of sheet music published in New York, it is entitled "Gently Sighs the Breeze." At the bottom it reads: "The popular duet, written for Madlle. Jenny Lind & Madlle. Marietta Alboni." The inside of the sheet gives the title as "The Evening Breeze", with words by J. E. Carpenter. It is likely a 1948/50 publication. The cover has a black & white litho of the two women.
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Birth and Death Data: Born 1813, Died 1870
Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1899 - 1926
Roles Represented in DAHR: composer
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|Company||Matrix No.||Size||First Recording Date||Title||Primary Performer||Description||Role||Audio|
|Berliner||3646||7-in.||Oct. 1898-Mar. 1899||Two merry girls are we||Thomas Clark ; John Martin||Cornet duet||composer|
|Victor||[Pre-matrix C-]2340||12-in.||either 1901 or 1902||In the starlight||S. H. Dudley ; Harry Macdonough||Male vocal duet||composer|
|Victor||B-44||10-in.||5/26/1903||In the starlight||S. H. Dudley ; Harry Macdonough||Male vocal duet, with piano||composer|
|Victor||A-44||7-in.||5/26/1903||In the starlight||S. H. Dudley ; Harry Macdonough||Male vocal duet, with piano||composer|
|Victor||C-110 [Old series]||12-in.||2/9/1903 or 5/26/1903||In the starlight||S. H. Dudley ; Harry Macdonough||Male vocal duet, with piano||composer|
|Victor||B-1172||10-in.||3/29/1904||In the starlight||S. H. Dudley ; Harry Macdonough||Male vocal duet||composer|
|Victor||A-1172||7-in.||3/29/1904||In the starlight||S. H. Dudley ; Harry Macdonough||Male vocal duet||composer|
|Victor||C-4684||12-in.||7/16/1907||Sweet visions of childhood||Louis H. Christie ; Darius Lyons||Flute and clarinet duet, with orchestra||composer|
|Victor||B-14458||10-in.||2/16/1914||Prince Albert's Band march||Victor Band||Band||composer|
|Victor||B-23731||10-in.||2/11/1920||Gypsies' laughing chorus||Glyndwr Mountain Ash Welsh Male Choir||Male vocal chorus, unaccompanied||composer|
|Columbia||1898||10-in.||ca. Jan.-Nov. 1904||Oh! Lord be thou my light||George Alexander||Male vocal solo, with orchestra||composer|
|Columbia||38988||10-in.||8/6/1913||Oh Lord! Be Thou my light||Andrea Sarto||Male vocal solo, with orchestra||composer|
|Columbia||46240||10-in.||12/7/1915||O Lord, be Thou my light||Herbert Stuart||Male vocal solo, with orchestra||composer|
|Columbia||W141743||10-in.||3/2/1926||The Gypsys' chorus||T. Glyndwr Richards ; Royal Mountain Ash Male Choir||Male vocal chorus, with piano||composer|
|OKeh||S-70118||10-in.||Aug. 1921||Remember the rose||Black and White Melody Boys ; Ray Miller||Jazz/dance band||composer|
|Edison||6847||10-in.||6/25/1919||We parted||Elizabeth Lennox ; Gladys Rice||Vocal duet (soprano and contralto), with orchestra||composer|
Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Glover, Stephen," accessed May 30, 2023, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/106098.
Glover, Stephen. (2023). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved May 30, 2023, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/106098.
"Glover, Stephen." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2023. Web. 30 May 2023.
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Wikipedia: Stephen Glover (composer)
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LCNAR: Glover, Stephen, 1813-1870 - http://id.loc.gov/authorities/names/n89620176
Wikidata: Stephen Glover (composer) - http://www.wikidata.org/entity/Q16065642
MusicBrainz: Stephen Glover - https://musicbrainz.org/artist/fc951f86-1967-4108-b63d-fef68d81727d
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