Eva Garza

Eva Garza (May 11, 1917 – November 1, 1966) was a Mexican-American singer and film actress who acquired international recognition in the 1940s and 1950s. She collaborated on live radio shows and films with some of the leading performers of her time, including Mexico's Agustín Lara. She was nicknamed "Sweetheart of the Americas".

Birth and Death Data: Born May 11th, 1917 (San Antonio), Died November 1st, 1966 (Tucson)

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1936 - 1942

Roles Represented in DAHR: vocalist, leader

Recordings (Results 1-25 of 38 records)

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Victor BS-02842 10-in. 10/23/1936 La jaibera Orquesta Eva Garza Female vocal solo, with male vocal quintet and instrumental ensemble vocalist, leader  
Victor BS-02843 10-in. 10/23/1936 Calientito Orquesta Eva Garza Female vocal solo, with male vocal quintet and instrumental ensemble vocalist, leader  
Victor BS-02844 10-in. 10/23/1936 Cachita Orquesta Eva Garza Female vocal solo, with male vocal quintet and instrumental ensemble vocalist, leader  
Victor BS-02845 10-in. 10/23/1936 Cosquillas Orquesta Eva Garza Female vocal solo, with male vocal quintet and instrumental ensemble vocalist, leader  
Victor BS-02846 10-in. 10/23/1936 Que me importa Orquesta Eva Garza Female vocal solo, with male vocal quintet and instrumental ensemble vocalist, leader  
Victor BS-02847 10-in. 10/23/1936 Mi hombre Orquesta Eva Garza Female vocal solo, with male vocal quintet and instrumental ensemble vocalist, leader  
Victor BS-02933 10-in. 10/26/1936 Te quiero Eva Garza Female vocal solo, with piano and tambora (bass drum) vocalist  
Victor BS-02934 10-in. 10/26/1936 Dos cartas Eva Garza Female vocal solo, with piano and tambora (bass drum) vocalist  
Victor MBS-054013 10-in. before 8/7/1940 Noche de amor Eva Garza ; Orquesta Rafael de Paz Female vocal solo, with instrumental ensemble vocalist  
Victor MBS-054014 10-in. before 8/15/1940 Tu abandono Eva Garza ; Orquesta Rafael de Paz Female vocal solo, with instrumental ensemble vocalist  
Victor MBS-054015 10-in. before 8/15/1940 Quisiera Eva Garza Female vocal solo, with instrumental ensemble vocalist  
Victor MBS-054016 10-in. before 9/6/1940 Bien puede ser Eva Garza Female vocal solo, with instrumental ensemble vocalist  
Victor MBS-054017 10-in. before 8/7/1940 Para que recordar Eva Garza ; Orquesta Rafael de Paz Female vocal solo, with instrumental ensemble vocalist  
Victor MBS-054018 10-in. before 9/6/1940 Sola me dejaste Eva Garza Female vocal solo, with instrumental ensemble vocalist  
Decca 62942 10-in. 12/6/1937 Flores negras Eva Garza vocalist  
Decca 62943 10-in. 12/6/1937 Yo note quiere Eva Garza vocalist  
Decca 62944 10-in. 12/16/1937 Celosa Eva Garza vocalist  
Decca 62945 10-in. 12/6/1937 Cosa viejas Eva Garza vocalist  
Decca 62946 10-in. 12/6/1937 Alta mar Eva Garza vocalist  
Decca 62947 10-in. 12/6/1937 Desesperacion Eva Garza vocalist  
Decca 62948 10-in. 12/6/1937 No faltaba mas Eva Garza vocalist  
Decca 62949 10-in. 12/6/1937 Jaleo Eva Garza vocalist  
Decca 62950 10-in. 12/6/1937 Entre tu y no Eva Garza vocalist  
Decca 62951 10-in. 12/6/1937 Nacida para el dolor Eva Garza vocalist  
Decca 70448 10-in. 3/6/1942 Media hora contigo Eva Garza vocalist  
(Results 1-25 of 38 records)

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Garza, Eva," accessed December 2, 2020, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/113336.

Garza, Eva. (2020). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved December 2, 2020, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/113336.

"Garza, Eva." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2020. Web. 2 December 2020.

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URI: https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/113336

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