Sylvia de Grasse

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1939 - 1953

Roles Represented in DAHR: vocalist

Notes: First name spelled Silvia and Sylvia on disc labels. Surname appears as De Grasse, de Grasse, Degrasse, and Degrass. Known as the "Queen of the Tamborera."

= Recordings are available for online listening.
= Recordings were issued from this master. No recordings issued from other masters.

Recordings

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Victor E3FB-1350 10-in. 5/25/1953 Mambo indio Damiron y su Ritmo ; Silvia de Grasse Jazz/dance band, with female vocal solo vocalist  
Victor PA-11 10-in. before 11/15/1939 Hagan rueda Silvia De Grasse Female vocal solo, with instrumental ensemble vocalist  
Victor PA-14 10-in. 11/15/1939 La morena tumba hombre Silvia De Grasse ; Orquesta Avelino Muñoz Re-recording : Female vocal solo, with instrumental ensemble vocalist  
Victor PA-26 10-in. before 12/13/1939 Chorrerano Conjunto Panameño ; Silvia de Grasse Female vocal solo, with instrumental ensemble vocalist  
Victor PA-27 10-in. before 12/13/1939 Soy morenita Conjunto Panameño ; Silvia de Grasse Female vocal solo, with instrumental ensemble vocalist  
Victor PA-61 10-in. before 7/29/1940 Pegadita a los hombres Silvia de Grasse ; Orquesta Estrella de Panamá Viejo Female vocal solo, with instrumental ensemble vocalist  
Victor [Vi cat 83419-a] 10-in. before 10/8/1940 Viva Panamá! Silvia de Grasse ; Orquesta Estrella de Panamá Viejo Female vocal solo, with instrumental ensemble vocalist  
Atlantic A-102 10-in. 9/30/1952 Anabacoa Negrito Chapuseaux ; Damirón ; Silvia de Grasse vocalist  

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Grasse, Sylvia de," accessed July 18, 2024, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/311667.

Grasse, Sylvia de. (2024). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved July 18, 2024, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/311667.

"Grasse, Sylvia de." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2024. Web. 18 July 2024.

DAHR Persistent Identifier

URI: https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/311667

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