Margaret Allison Bonds ((1913-03-03)March 3, 1913 – (1972-04-26)April 26, 1972) was an American composer and pianist. One of the first black composers and performers to gain recognition in the United States, she is best remembered today for her frequent collaborations with Langston Hughes.
Birth and Death Data: Born March 3rd, 1913 (Chicago), Died April 26th, 1972 (Los Angeles)
Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1939 - 1941
Roles Represented in DAHR: songwriter
|Company||Matrix No.||Size||First Recording Date||Title||Primary Performer||Description||Role||Audio|
|Victor||BS-044031||10-in.||10/20/1939||Peach Tree Street||Sterling Bose ; Delta Rhythm Band ; Bob Zurke||Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo||songwriter|
|Victor||BS-060916||10-in.||2/20/1941||Spring will be so sad (When she comes this year)||Ray Eberle ; Glenn Miller Orchestra ; Modernaires||Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo and male vocal quartet||songwriter|
Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Bonds, Margaret," accessed August 3, 2021, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/108641.
Bonds, Margaret. (2021). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved August 3, 2021, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/108641.
"Bonds, Margaret." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2021. Web. 3 August 2021.
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