Enrique Jardiel Poncela

Enrique Jardiel Poncela (15 October 1901 – 18 February 1952) was a Spanish playwright and novelist who wrote mostly humorous works.

In 1932-33 and 1934 he was called to Hollywood to help with the Spanish-language versions shot in parallel to the English-language films.

His daughter, Evangelina, wrote a book entitled, Mi padre (My Father).

Birth and Death Data: Born 1901 (Madrid), Died 1952 (Madrid)

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1933

Roles Represented in DAHR: lyricist

Recordings

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Victor PBS-68446 10-in. 3/8/1933 Siempre José Mojica Tenor vocal solo, with instrumental ensemble lyricist  
Victor PBS-68449 10-in. 3/18/1933 País ideal José Mojica Tenor vocal solo, with instrumental ensemble lyricist  
Victor BS-75558 10-in. 3/23/1933 País ideal José Mojica Tenor vocal solo, with instrumental ensemble lyricist  
Victor BS-75559 10-in. 3/23/1933 La canción del paria José Mojica Tenor vocal solo, with instrumental ensemble lyricist  

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Poncela, Enrique Jardiel," accessed July 29, 2021, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/102099.

Poncela, Enrique Jardiel. (2021). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved July 29, 2021, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/102099.

"Poncela, Enrique Jardiel." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2021. Web. 29 July 2021.

DAHR Persistent Identifier

URI: https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/102099

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