Lamartine Babo

Lamartine Babo (10 January 1904 — 16 June 1963) was one of the most important popular composers of Brazil. Babo composed several of satirical sambas, marchinhas and other songs; he is especially remembered for composing anthems for all the main professional football clubs of Rio de Janeiro (América, Bangu, Bonsucesso, Botafogo, Canto do Rio, Flamengo, Fluminense, Madureira, Olaria, São Cristóvão, and Vasco da Gama).

Birth and Death Data: Born January 10th, 1904 (Rio de Janeiro), Died June 16th, 1963 (Rio de Janeiro)

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1929 - 1939

Roles Represented in DAHR: composer, songwriter, vocalist, translator, arranger

Notes: Name also appears under the pseudonyms Janeiro Ramos, Frei Caneca, Poeta Cinzento, and T. Mixto.

Recordings (Results 1-25 of 84 records)

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Victor [Vi cat 34232[b]] 10-in. 12/16/1935 Marchinha do grande galo Bando da Lua Vocal and instrumental ensemble songwriter  
Victor 50128 10-in. 11/28/1929 Devaneios Jaime Vogeler Male vocal solo songwriter  
Victor 50321 10-in. 6/13/1930 Como é gostoso amar Jaime Vogeler Male vocal solo songwriter  
Victor 65169 10-in. 6/15/1931 No rancho fundo Elisa Coelho Female vocal solo, with piano and guitar songwriter  
Victor 65294 10-in. 11/18/1931 Babo... Zeira... Lamartine Babo ; Orquesta Típica Victor Male vocal solo, with instrumental ensemble vocalist, composer  
Victor 65295 10-in. 11/18/1931 A. E. I. O. U. Lamartine Babo ; Grupo do Canhôto Male vocal solo, with instrumental ensemble and vocal chorus vocalist, songwriter  
Victor 65343 10-in. 12/21/1931 Teu cabello não néga!... Castro Barbosa ; Grupo da Guarda Velha Male vocal solo, with instrumental ensemble and vocal chorus arranger  
Victor 65344 10-in. 12/21/1931 Passarinho... Passarinho... Castro Barbosa ; Grupo da Guarda Velha Male vocal solo, with instrumental ensemble and vocal chorus composer  
Victor 65360 10-in. 1/13/1932 Você me enlouquece Castro Barbosa ; Sônia Barreto Female-male vocal duet songwriter  
Victor 65400 10-in. 3/9/1932 Palmeira triste Elisa Coelho Female vocal solo songwriter  
Victor 65518 10-in. 6/15/1932 Uma família radiante Lamartine Babo Companhia Comic dialogue composer  
Victor 65519 10-in. 6/15/1932 Uma família radiante Lamartine Babo Companhia Comic dialogue composer  
Victor 65596 10-in. 11/17/1932 Infelizmente Lamartine Babo Male vocal solo vocalist, songwriter  
Victor 65601 10-in. 11/25/1932 Ai!... hein!... Lamartine Babo ; Mário Reis Male vocal duet vocalist, songwriter  
Victor 65602 10-in. 11/25/1932 Boa bola Lamartine Babo ; Mário Reis Male vocal duet vocalist, songwriter  
Victor 65609 10-in. 11/30/1932 É um xuxu Lamartine Babo Male vocal solo vocalist  
Victor 65615 10-in. 12/5/1932 A tua vida é um segredo Grupo da Guarda Velha ; Mário Reis Male vocal solo, with instrumental ensemble composer  
Victor 65631 10-in. 12/26/1932 Linda morena Lamartine Babo ; Grupo da Guarda Velha ; Mário Reis Male vocal duet, with instrumental ensemble composer, vocalist  
Victor 65633 10-in. 12/27/1932 Bem-te-vi Gastão Formenti Male vocal solo composer  
Victor 65642 10-in. 1/5/1933 Moleque indigesto Lamartine Babo ; Carmen Miranda Female-male vocal duet vocalist, composer  
Victor 65673 10-in. 6/5/1933 Tarde na serra Lamartine Babo ; Diabos do Céo ; Carmen Miranda ; Mario Reis Female-male vocal duet and mixed vocal chorus, with instrumental ensemble composer  
Victor 65766 10-in. 6/5/1933 Chegou a hora da fogueira Diabos do Céo ; Carmen Miranda ; Mario Reis Female-male vocal duet, with instrumental ensemble composer  
Victor 65774 10-in. 6/13/1933 Eu queria ser ioiô… Carmen Miranda Female vocal solo songwriter  
Victor 65794 10-in. 7/6/1933 Lola Lamartine Babo Male vocal solo vocalist, composer  
Victor 65795 10-in. 7/6/1933 As cinco estações do anno Almirante ; Lamartine Babo ; Carmen Miranda ; Mario Reis Mixed vocal quartet vocalist, composer  
(Results 1-25 of 84 records)

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Babo, Lamartine," accessed October 22, 2020, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/103527.

Babo, Lamartine. (2020). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved October 22, 2020, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/103527.

"Babo, Lamartine." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2020. Web. 22 October 2020.

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