Mary Turner Salter
Mary Elizabeth Turner Salter (15 March 1856 – 12 September 1938) was an American soprano and composer. She was born in Peoria, Illinois, the daughter of Jonathan and Mary E. Hinds Turner. Turner graduated from Burlington High School in Burlington, Iowa, and the Boston College of Music, and then worked as a voice teacher at Wellesley College and performed in churches. In 1881 she married Sumner Salter. She died in Orangeburg, New York. She was one of the founding members of the American Society of Women Composers.
Birth and Death Data: Born 1856 (Peoria), Died 1938 (Orangeburg)
Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1911
Roles Represented in DAHR: composer
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|Company||Matrix No.||Size||First Recording Date||Title||Primary Performer||Description||Role||Audio|
|Victor||C-11340||12-in.||12/7/1911||The cry of Rachel||Ernestine Schumann-Heink||Contralto vocal solo, with orchestra||composer|
Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Salter, Mary Turner," accessed September 30, 2022, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/116353.
Salter, Mary Turner. (2022). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved September 30, 2022, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/116353.
"Salter, Mary Turner." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2022. Web. 30 September 2022.
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