Lovey

Lovey's String Band were a Trinidadian musical group. They are known primarily for having been the earliest known calypso group to have recorded. They originally formed sometime in the 1890s and continued performing until the early 1920s.

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1912

Roles Represented in DAHR: leader, violin

Notes: Name also appears as George Bailey.

Recordings (Results 1-25 of 30 records)

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Victor B-12118 10-in. 6/20/1912 Trinidad paseo Lovey's Trinidad String Band Instrumental ensemble leader, instrumentalist, violin  
Victor B-12119 10-in. 6/20/1912 Mari-Juana Lovey's Trinidad String Band Instrumental ensemble instrumentalist, violin, leader  
Victor B-12120 10-in. 6/20/1912 '666' Lovey's Trinidad String Band Instrumental ensemble instrumentalist, violin, leader  
Victor B-12121 10-in. 6/20/1912 Manuelita Lovey's Trinidad String Band Instrumental ensemble instrumentalist, violin, leader  
Victor B-12122 10-in. 6/20/1912 La libre Lovey's Trinidad String Band Instrumental ensemble instrumentalist, violin, leader  
Victor B-12123 10-in. 6/20/1912 ¿Y cómo le va? Lovey's Trinidad String Band Instrumental ensemble leader, instrumentalist, violin  
Victor B-12124 10-in. 6/20/1912 Campos petrolíferos Lovey's Trinidad String Band Instrumental ensemble leader, instrumentalist, violin  
Victor B-12125 10-in. 6/20/1912 Sarah Lovey's Trinidad String Band Instrumental ensemble leader, instrumentalist, violin  
Columbia 21592 10-in. 6/26/1912 Manuelita Lovey's Trinidad String Band Instrumental ensemble instrumentalist, violin, leader  
Columbia 21593 10-in. 6/26/1912 Rosenthal Lovey's Trinidad String Band Instrumental ensemble instrumentalist, violin, leader  
Columbia 21594 10-in. 6/26/1912 [Unknown title] Lovey's Trinidad String Band Instrumental ensemble instrumentalist, violin, leader  
Columbia 21595 10-in. 6/26/1912 [Unknown title] Lovey's Trinidad String Band Instrumental ensemble instrumentalist, violin, leader  
Columbia 21596 10-in. 6/26/1912 [Unknown title] Lovey's Trinidad String Band Instrumental ensemble instrumentalist, violin, leader  
Columbia 21598 10-in. 6/28/1912 Sarah Lovey's Trinidad String Band Instrumental ensemble instrumentalist, violin, leader  
Columbia 21599 10-in. 6/28/1912 Oil fields Lovey's Trinidad String Band Instrumental ensemble instrumentalist, violin, leader  
Columbia 21600 10-in. 6/28/1912 Trinidad Lovey's Trinidad String Band Instrumental ensemble instrumentalist, violin, leader  
Columbia 21601 10-in. 6/28/1912 Mango vert Lovey's Trinidad String Band Instrumental ensemble instrumentalist, violin, leader  
Columbia 21602 10-in. 6/28/1912 Pauline Lovey's Trinidad String Band Instrumental ensemble instrumentalist, violin, leader  
Columbia 21603 10-in. 6/28/1912 Mari-juana Lovey's Trinidad String Band Instrumental ensemble instrumentalist, violin, leader  
Columbia 21604 10-in. 6/28/1912 Alexandrina Lovey's Trinidad String Band Instrumental ensemble instrumentalist, violin, leader  
Columbia 21605 10-in. 6/28/1912 [Unknown title] Lovey's Trinidad String Band Instrumental ensemble instrumentalist, violin, leader  
Columbia 21606 10-in. 6/28/1912 Toba justina Lovey's Trinidad String Band Instrumental ensemble instrumentalist, violin, leader  
Columbia 21609 10-in. 7/1/1912 Siempre alegre Lovey's Trinidad String Band Instrumental ensemble instrumentalist, violin, leader  
Columbia 21610 10-in. 7/1/1912 [Unknown title] Lovey's Trinidad String Band Instrumental ensemble instrumentalist, violin, leader  
Columbia 21611 10-in. 7/1/1912 Manuelito Lovey's Trinidad String Band Instrumental ensemble instrumentalist, violin, leader  
(Results 1-25 of 30 records)

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Lovey," accessed September 18, 2021, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/113607.

Lovey. (2021). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved September 18, 2021, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/113607.

"Lovey." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2021. Web. 18 September 2021.

DAHR Persistent Identifier

URI: https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/113607

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