M. Lindsay

Maria Lindsay Bliss (15 May 1827 – 3 April 1898) was an English composer and songwriter. She was born in Wimbledon and married the Reverend John Worthington Bliss in 1858. She was one of the first women to achieve commercial success as an English songwriter in the 19th century, obtaining an exclusive contract with publisher Robert Cocks in London. She died in Betteshanger, Kent.

Birth and Death Data: Born May 15th, 1827, Died April 3rd, 1898

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1898 - 1929

Roles Represented in DAHR: composer

Recordings

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Berliner 895 7-in. June 1897-Apr. 1898 The bridge Diamond Four Male vocal quartet composer  
Berliner 022 7-in. 3/25/1899 The bridge Haydn Quartet Male vocal quartet composer  
Victor [Pre-matrix A-]688 7-in. 2/20/1901 The bridge J. W. Myers Male vocal solo, with piano composer  
Victor [Pre-matrix B-]688 10-in. 2/3/1902 The bridge J. W. Myers Male vocal solo, with piano composer  
Victor [Pre-matrix A-]916 7-in. 7/17/1901 The bridge American Quartet Male vocal quartet composer  
Victor [Pre-matrix A-]2196 7-in. 1903 The bridge Haydn Quartet Male vocal quartet composer  
Victor [Pre-matrix B-]3120 10-in. 2/20/1901 The bridge J. W. Myers Male vocal solo, with piano composer  
Victor [Pre-matrix B-]3339 10-in. 5/10/1901 The bridge Haydn Quartet Male vocal quartet composer  
Victor A-14 7-in. 5/6/1903 The bridge Haydn Quartet Male vocal quartet composer  
Victor A-194 7-in. 7/22/1904 The bridge Haydn Quartet Male vocal quartet composer  
Victor B-194 10-in. 7/22/1904 The bridge Haydn Quartet Male vocal quartet composer  
Victor B-13794 10-in. 9/16/1913 The bridge Elsie Baker Female vocal solo, with orchestra composer  
Victor B-14066 10-in. 11/13/1913 The bridge Alan Turner Male vocal solo, with orchestra composer  
Victor BVE-55575 10-in. 9/24/1929 On the bridge at midnight Taylor's Louisiana Melody Makers [i.e., Taylor-Griggs Louisiana Melody Makers] Vocal and instrumental ensemble composer  
Columbia 556 7-in. ca. Jan.-Sept. 1902 The bridge J. W. Myers Male vocal solo, with piano composer  
Columbia 556 10-in. ca. Jan.-Sept. 1902 The bridge J. W. Myers Male vocal solo, with piano composer  
Columbia 3240 10-in. ca. Jan.-Sept. 1905 The bridge Criterion Quartet Male vocal quartet composer  
Columbia 39793 10-in. 1/22/1915 The bridge Columbia Stellar Quartette Male vocal quartet, unaccompanied composer  
Columbia 80796 10-in. 1/17/1923 The bridge Criterion Quartet Male vocal quartet, with orchestra composer  
Edison 7129 10-in. 1/23/1920 In the land far away Leola Lucey Female vocal solo, with orchestra composer  
Gramophone 20726u 10-in. 8/16/1919 Voorheen en thans Thom Denijs Male vocal solo, with piano composer  

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Lindsay, M.," accessed September 23, 2021, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/116666.

Lindsay, M.. (2021). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved September 23, 2021, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/116666.

"Lindsay, M.." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2021. Web. 23 September 2021.

DAHR Persistent Identifier

URI: https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/116666

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