Guillermo Venegas

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1934 - 1942

Roles Represented in DAHR: composer, vocalist, guitar, songwriter

Notes: The Puerto Rican composer Guillermo Venegas also appears in Victor documents as “William Venegas,” “William Venegas Lloveras,” and “Guillermo Venegas Lloveras.” However, a website dedicated to him (GVenegas.com) states that there are two persons credited as Guillermo/William Venegas: the composer, and a vocalist usually credited as “William” who recorded in New York and is a cousin of the composer. The website also states that the composer Venegas performed on at least two recordings for Victor The New York vocalist is often erroneously given credit for writing compositions.

Recordings

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Victor BS-84266 10-in. 9/12/1934 Yumurí Trío Armónico Vocal and instrumental trio vocalist  
Victor BS-84267 10-in. 9/12/1934 Estrella mía Trío Armónico Vocal and instrumental trio vocalist  
Victor BS-84268 10-in. 9/12/1934 Ausencia Trío Armónico Vocal and instrumental trio vocalist, composer  
Victor BS-84269 10-in. 9/12/1934 El turpial Trío Armónico Vocal and instrumental trio vocalist  
Victor BS-84270 10-in. 9/13/1934 Paloma Trío Armónico Vocal and instrumental trio vocalist  
Victor BS-84271 10-in. 9/13/1934 Choferito Trío Armónico Vocal and instrumental trio vocalist  
Victor BS-84794 10-in. 10/31/1934 La gayola Trío Armónico Vocal and instrumental trio vocalist  
Victor BS-84795 10-in. 10/31/1934 Cobardia Trío Armónico Vocal and instrumental trio vocalist  
Victor BS-84796 10-in. 10/31/1934 La catástrophe de Ocotepeque Trío Armónico Vocal and instrumental trio vocalist  
Victor BS-03067 10-in. 11/19/1936 No me digan cobarde Guillermo Venegas Male vocal solo, with instrumental ensemble vocalist, composer, instrumentalist, guitar  
Victor BS-03068 10-in. 11/19/1936 La novia del mar Carlos M. Salazar Male vocal solo, with instrumental ensemble composer  
Victor BS-03069 10-in. 11/19/1936 Despedida Guillermo Venegas Male vocal solo, with instrumental ensemble vocalist, composer, instrumentalist, guitar  
Victor BS-03070 10-in. 11/19/1936 Desde que te marchaste Conjunto Luis Herrero ; Guillermo Venegas Male vocal solo, with instrumental ensemble vocalist, instrumentalist, guitar, composer  
Victor BS-03071 10-in. 11/19/1936 Promesa Guillermo Venegas Male vocal solo, with instrumental ensemble vocalist, composer, instrumentalist, guitar  
Victor BS-03072 10-in. 11/19/1936 Realidad Guillermo Venegas Male vocal solo, with instrumental ensemble vocalist, instrumentalist, guitar, composer  
Victor BS-03714 10-in. 12/16/1936 No le digas a nadie Guillermo Venegas Male vocal solo, with instrumental ensemble vocalist, composer  
Victor BS-027143 10-in. 9/27/1938 Mi guitarra Guillermo Portabales Re-recording : Male vocal solo composer  
Victor BS-027144 10-in. 9/27/1938 Tierra mía Guillermo Portabales Re-recording : Male vocal solo composer  
Victor BS-027146 10-in. 9/27/1938 Pan de gloria Guillermo Portabales Re-recording : Male vocal solo composer  
Victor PR-237 10-in. before 3/10/1942 Recordación Elena Estrada Female vocal solo, with instrumental trio composer, instrumentalist, guitar  

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Venegas, Guillermo," accessed February 25, 2021, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/102234.

Venegas, Guillermo. (2021). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved February 25, 2021, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/102234.

"Venegas, Guillermo." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2021. Web. 25 February 2021.

DAHR Persistent Identifier

URI: https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/102234

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