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 76-84 of 84 records)

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
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  
(Results 76-84 of 84 records)

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Babo, Lamartine," accessed April 22, 2021, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/103527.

Babo, Lamartine. (2021). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved April 22, 2021, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/103527.

"Babo, Lamartine." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2021. Web. 22 April 2021.

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URI: https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/103527

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