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María Grever

María Grever (14 September 1885 – 15 December 1951) was the first female Mexican composer to achieve international acclaim. She is best known for the song "What A Difference A Day Makes" (originally "Cuando vuelva a tu lado"), which was popularized by Dinah Washington and has been covered by numerous artists.

Birth and Death Data: Born September 14th, 1885 (León), Died December 15th, 1951 (New York City)

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1924 - 1951

Roles Represented in DAHR: composer, lyricist, songwriter, soprano vocal, translator

Recordings (Results 1-25 of 155 records)

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Victor BVE-30853 10-in. 5/11/1926 Bésame José Moriche Male vocal solo, with orchestra composer  
Victor B-30853 10-in. 9/24/1924 Bésame José Moriche Male vocal solo, with orchestra composer  
Victor BVE-36370 10-in. 9/30/1926 Todo por ti Juan Pulido Male vocal solo, with orchestra composer  
Victor BVE-39615 10-in. 6/30/1927 El reo Juan Pulido Male vocal solo, with orchestra composer  
Victor BVE-40023 10-in. 9/21/1927 Jurame José Mojica Tenor vocal solo, with orchestra composer  
Victor BVE-40590 10-in. 11/17/1927 Flores negras José Moriche ; Arturo Patiño Male vocal duet, with orchestra composer  
Victor BVE-42332 10-in. 5/20/1928 Júrame Orquesta Típica Tovar Instrumental ensemble composer  
Victor BVE-46682 10-in. 8/10/1928 Júrame Juan Pulido Male vocal solo, with instrumental ensemble composer  
Victor BVE-47429 10-in. 9/5/1928 No quiero casarme Amelita Galli-Curci Soprano vocal solo, with piano composer  
Victor BVE-47733 10-in. 10/11/1928 Muchachita mía Luis de Ibargüen Male vocal solo, with orchestra composer  
Victor BVE-47734 10-in. 10/11/1928 Rayito de sol Luis de Ibargüen Male vocal solo, with orchestra composer  
Victor BVE-47892 10-in. 11/7/1928 Brisas Carlos Mejía Male vocal solo, with orchestra composer  
Victor BVE-48308 10-in. 1/25/1929 Chamaca mía Juan Arvizu Male vocal solo, with orchestra composer  
Victor BVE-48310 10-in. 1/25/1929 Una rosa y un beso Juan Arvizu Male vocal solo, with orchestra composer  
Victor BVE-48517 10-in. 12/26/1928 Tú, tú y tú Juan Arvizu Male vocal solo, with orchestra composer  
Victor XVE-53278 10-in. 6/20/1929 A una ola Alfonso Ortiz Tirado Tenor vocal solo, with orchestra composer  
Victor BVE-53554 10-in. 6/11/1929 Dime por Dios Rondalla Usandizaga Instrumental ensemble composer  
Victor BVE-53573 10-in. 6/20/1929 A una ola Marimba Centro-Americana Marimba band composer  
Victor BVE-53574 10-in. 6/20/1929 Zielinska Marimba Centro-Americana Marimba band composer  
Victor BVE-53602 10-in. 5/9/1929 A una ola Margarita Cueto ; Carlos Mejía Female-male vocal duet, with instrumental ensemble composer  
Victor BVE-53691 10-in. 5/29/1929 Recuerdo andalus Diana Martínez Milicua Female vocal solo, with orchestra composer  
Victor BVE-53692 10-in. 5/29/1929 Pregon de las flores Diana Martínez Milicua Female vocal solo, with orchestra composer  
Victor BVE-53696 10-in. 5/31/1929 España Tito Coral Male vocal solo, with orchestra composer  
Victor BVE-53697 10-in. 5/31/1929 Gitanerías Tito Coral Male vocal solo, with orchestra composer  
Victor BVE-53838 10-in. 6/14/1929 Calla Juan Pulido Male vocal solo, with instrumental ensemble composer  
(Results 1-25 of 155 records)

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Grever, María," accessed February 28, 2021, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/109650.

Grever, María. (2021). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved February 28, 2021, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/109650.

"Grever, María." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2021. Web. 28 February 2021.

DAHR Persistent Identifier

URI: https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/109650

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