Edric Esclus Connor (2 August 1913 – 13 October 1968) was a Caribbean singer, folklorist and actor who was born in Trinidad and Tobago. He was a performer of calypso in the United Kingdom, where he migrated in 1944 and chiefly lived and worked for the rest of his life until he died following a stroke in London, at the age of 55.
Birth and Death Data: Born August 2nd, 1913 (Mayaro, Trinidad), Died October 13th, 1968 (London)
Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1937
Roles Represented in DAHR: baritone vocal, songwriter
|Company||Matrix No.||Size||First Recording Date||Title||Primary Performer||Description||Role||Audio|
|Victor||BS-04662||10-in.||2/10/1937||Don't doubt I love you dear||Braithwaite's Orchestra ; Edric Connor||Male vocal solo, with instrumental ensemble||vocalist, baritone vocal|
|Victor||BS-04663||10-in.||2/10/1937||Love & death||Braithwaite's Orchestra ; Edric Connor||Male vocal solo, with instrumental ensemble||vocalist, baritone vocal, songwriter|
|Victor||BS-04663[a]||10-in.||2/10/1937||Indian solo||Edric Connor ; Singh's Orchestra||Male vocal solo, with instrumental ensemble||vocalist, baritone vocal|
|Victor||BS-04664||10-in.||2/10/1937||Wave, cane, wave||Edric Connor||Male vocal duet, with instrumental ensemble||vocalist, baritone vocal|
Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Connor, Edric," accessed October 24, 2020, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/109486.
Connor, Edric. (2020). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved October 24, 2020, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/109486.
"Connor, Edric." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2020. Web. 24 October 2020.
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