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

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 composer, vocalist  
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 songwriter, vocalist  
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 songwriter, vocalist  
Victor 65601 10-in. 11/25/1932 Ai!... hein!... Lamartine Babo ; Mário Reis Male vocal duet songwriter, vocalist  
Victor 65602 10-in. 11/25/1932 Boa bola Lamartine Babo ; Mário Reis Male vocal duet songwriter, vocalist  
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 composer, vocalist  
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 composer, vocalist  
Victor 65795 10-in. 7/6/1933 As cinco estações do anno Almirante ; Lamartine Babo ; Carmen Miranda ; Mario Reis Mixed vocal quartet composer, vocalist  
Victor 65796 10-in. 7/7/1933 Eu queria um retratinho de vocé Mario Reis Male vocal solo songwriter  
Victor 65879 10-in. 11/8/1933 Ridi... Palhaço... Diabos do Céo ; Mário Reis Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo and male vocal chorus composer  
Victor 65880 10-in. 11/8/1933 O sol nasceu prá todos Diabos do Céo ; Mário Reis Jazz dance band, with male vocal solo and male vocal chorus composer  
Victor 65881 10-in. 11/10/1933 Dá cá o pé… loura Lamartine Babo Male vocal solo songwriter, vocalist  
Victor 65882 10-in. 11/10/1933 Deixa a velhinha… Lamartine Babo Male vocal solo composer, vocalist  
Victor 65903 10-in. 12/1/1933 Uma andorinha nao faz verão Diabos do Céo ; Mário Reis Instrumental ensemble, with male vocal solo and male vocal chorus composer  
Victor 65908 10-in. 12/6/1933 Marchinha nupcial Carmen Miranda Female vocal solo composer  
Victor 65909 10-in. 12/6/1933 Dois a dois (2 x 2) Lamartine Babo ; Carmen Miranda Female-male vocal duet composer, vocalist  
Victor 65916 10-in. 12/15/1933 Menina oxigenê Almirante Male vocal solo songwriter  
Victor 65917 10-in. 12/15/1933 História… do Brasil… Almirante Male vocal solo composer  
Victor 65919 10-in. 12/15/1933 Bis… Bando da Lua Vocal and instrumental ensemble songwriter  
Victor 65929 10-in. 12/27/1933 O.K. … Lamartine Babo ; Carmen Miranda Female-male vocal duet vocalist  
Victor 65933 10-in. 1/6/1934 Eu também… Lamartine Babo ; Carmen Miranda Female-male vocal duet composer, vocalist  
Victor 65937 10-in. 1/15/1934 E foi assim… Patrício Teixeira Male vocal solo songwriter  
Victor 77911 10-in. 5/16/1935 Roda de fogo Mário Reis Male vocal solo songwriter  
Victor 79601 10-in. 4/12/1934 Paisagens da minha terra Francisco Alves Male vocal solo composer  
Victor 79643 10-in. 5/14/1934 Isto é lá com Santo Antônio Carmen Miranda ; Mário Reis Female-male vocal duet composer  
Victor 79714 10-in. 10/8/1934 Rapsódia lamartinesca Lamartine Babo Male vocal solo composer, vocalist  
Victor 79715 10-in. 10/8/1934 Senhorita carnaval Lamartine Babo Male vocal solo composer, vocalist  
Victor 79737 10-in. 10/16/1934 Grau 10… Francisco Alves ; Diabos do Céo Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo songwriter  
Victor 79760 10-in. 10/19/1934 E o samba continua... Almirante Male vocal solo songwriter  
Victor 79791 10-in. 11/27/1934 Rasguei a minha fantasia Diabos do Céo ; Mário Reis Male vocal solo, with jazz/dance band composer  
Victor 79792 10-in. 11/27/1934 Nada além Mário Reis Male vocal solo composer  
Victor 79800 10-in. 12/19/1934 Verbo amar Diabos do Céo ; Mário Reis Male vocal solo, with jazz/dance band composer  
Victor 79802 10-in. 12/21/1934 Parei contigo! Mário Reis Male vocal solo composer  
Victor 79803 10-in. 12/21/1934 Moreninha sweepstake Francisco Alves ; Diabos do Céo Male vocal solo, with jazz/dance band songwriter  
Victor 79804 10-in. 12/21/1934 A melhor das tres Francisco Alves ; Diabos do Céo Male vocal solo, with jazz/dance band songwriter  
Victor BBVE-79813 10-in. 1/11/1935 Seu Abóbora Grupo do Canhôto ; Carmen Miranda Female vocal solo, with instrumental ensemble songwriter  
Victor 79817 10-in. 1/16/1935 Antônio, por favor Lamartine Babo ; Barbosa Júnior Male vocal duet songwriter, vocalist  
Victor 79818 10-in. 1/16/1935 Puxa cordão Lamartine Babo Male vocal solo vocalist  
Victor 79876 10-in. 4/16/1935 Ilha de Capri Francisco Alves Male vocal solo, with instrumental ensemble translator  
Victor 79910 10-in. 5/16/1935 Pistolões Mário Reis Male vocal solo composer  
Victor BAVE-86882 10-in. 7/4/1935 Grau 10 Dinah Lang ; Orquesta Típica Francisco J. Lomuto Instrumental ensemble, with female vocal solo composer  
Victor BAVE-93317 10-in. 9/4/1936 Marchina do grande gallo Dinah Lang ; Orquesta Típica Francisco J. Lomuto Instrumental ensemble, with female vocal solo songwriter  
Victor 80007 10-in. 8/26/1935 A canção da fonte Francisco Alves Male vocal solo songwriter  
Victor 80012 10-in. 8/27/1935 Na virada da montanha Francisco Alves Male vocal solo songwriter  
Victor 80012 10-in. 8/27/1935 Na virada da montanha Francisco Alves Male vocal solo songwriter  
Victor 80058 10-in. 12/20/1935 Marchinha do grande gallo Almirante ; Conjuncto Regional RCA Victor Male vocal solo, with instrumental ensemble songwriter  
Victor 80067 10-in. 12/23/1935 Cadência Francisco Alves Male vocal solo songwriter  
Victor 80079 10-in. 1/7/1936 Comprei uma fantasia de Pierrô Francisco Alves Male vocal solo songwriter  
Victor 80080 10-in. 1/8/1936 Cinquenta por cento Alzirinha Camargo Female vocal solo composer  
Victor 80088 10-in. 1/16/1936 Esquina do pecado Almirante ; Lamartine Babo Male vocal duet vocalist  
Victor 80089 10-in. 1/16/1936 As armas e os barões Almirante ; Lamartine Babo Male vocal duet vocalist  
Victor 80092 10-in. 1/27/1936 Menina dos meus olhos Orlando e Gaúcho Male vocal duet songwriter  
Victor 80093 10-in. 1/27/1936 Janete Lamartine Babo Male vocal solo songwriter, vocalist  
Victor 80174 10-in. 7/22/1936 Rio Francisco Alves Male vocal solo songwriter  
Victor 80339 10-in. 3/17/1937 Serra da boa esperança Francisco Alves Male vocal solo composer  
Victor 80340 10-in. 3/17/1937 Só nos dois no salão (e esta valsa) Francisco Alves Male vocal solo composer  
Victor 80358 10-in. 4/8/1937 Menina das lojas Bando da Lua Vocal and instrumental ensemble composer  
Victor 80472 10-in. 6/18/1937 Mais uma valsa…mais uma saudade Carlos Galhardo Male vocal solo songwriter  
Victor 80508 10-in. 7/1/1937 Ganga Carlos Galhardo Male vocal solo composer  
Victor 80566 10-in. 8/2/1937 Pensão do Catete Jaime Brito Male vocal solo songwriter  
Victor 80612 10-in. 11/13/1937 Linda morena Bando da Lua Vocal and instrumental ensemble composer  
Victor 80613 10-in. 11/13/1937 O teu cabelo não nega Bando da Lua Vocal and instrumental ensemble songwriter  
Victor 80689 10-in. 1/25/1938 Vaca amarela Aracy de Almeida ; Lamartine Babo Female-male vocal duet vocalist, songwriter  
Victor 80690 10-in. 1/25/1938 Esquina da sorte Aracy de Almeida ; Lamartine Babo Female-male vocal duet songwriter, vocalist  
Victor 80884 10-in. 9/1/1938 Cessa tudo Sílvio Caldas Male vocal solo songwriter  
Victor 80934 10-in. 11/16/1938 Tu, Maria Ary Barroso Piano solo, with guitar, bass, and drums songwriter  
Victor 033115 10-in. 7/6/1939 Rancho fundo Sílvio Caldas Male vocal solo, with instrumental ensemble songwriter  

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Babo, Lamartine," accessed April 15, 2021, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/103527.

Babo, Lamartine. (2021). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved April 15, 2021, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/103527.

"Babo, Lamartine." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2021. Web. 15 April 2021.

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