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Xavier Cugat

Xavier Cugat (Catalan: [ʃəβiˈe kuˈɣat]; 1 January 1900 – 27 October 1990) was a Spanish-Cuban and American musician and bandleader who spent his formative years in Havana, Cuba. A trained violinist and arranger, he was a leading figure in the spread of Latin music. In New York City he was the leader of the resident orchestra at the Waldorf–Astoria before and after World War II. He was also a cartoonist and a restaurateur. The personal papers of Xavier Cugat are preserved in the Biblioteca de Catalunya.

Birth and Death Data: Born January 1st, 1900 (Girona), Died October 27th, 1990 (Barcelona)

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1930 - 1945

Roles Represented in DAHR: director, violin, composer, songwriter, lyricist, arranger

Recordings

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Victor BVE-62205 10-in. 4/24/1930 Dark night Frank Munn ; Nathaniel Shilkret ; Victor Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo composer  
Victor BS-77483 10-in. 8/15/1933 Caminito Carmen Castillo ; Xavier Cugat Waldorf-Astoria Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with female vocal solo instrumentalist, violin, director  
Victor BS-77484 10-in. 8/15/1933 Rain in Spain Xavier Cugat Waldorf-Astoria Orchestra Jazz/dance band director, instrumentalist, violin, composer  
Victor BS-77485 10-in. 8/15/1933 Gypsy airs Xavier Cugat Waldorf-Astoria Orchestra Jazz/dance band director, arranger, instrumentalist, violin  
Victor BS-77486 10-in. 8/15/1933 Ombo Xavier Cugat Waldorf-Astoria Orchestra Jazz/dance band director, composer, instrumentalist, violin  
Victor BS-77487 10-in. 8/15/1933 Silencio Carmen Castillo ; Xavier Cugat Waldorf-Astoria Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with female vocal solo and male vocal ensemble director, instrumentalist, violin  
Victor BS-77488 10-in. 8/15/1933 En el rancho grande Xavier Cugat Waldorf-Astoria Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal ensemble director, instrumentalist, violin  
Victor BS-82381 10-in. 5/4/1934 My shawl Allan Lane Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo composer  
Victor BS-84988 10-in. 11/14/1934 La mancornadora Pedro Berríos ; Reymundo Gonzales ; Xavier Cugat Waldorf-Astoria Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal duet instrumentalist, violin, director  
Victor BS-84989 10-in. 11/14/1934 Vous! Qu'avez-vous fait de [mon] amour Yolanda Norris ; Xavier Cugat Waldorf-Astoria Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with female vocal solo director, instrumentalist, violin  
Victor BS-84990 10-in. 11/14/1934 Canción de cuna Pedro Berríos ; Yolanda Norris ; Xavier Cugat Waldorf-Astoria Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with female-male vocal duet and vocal ensemble director, instrumentalist, violin  
Victor BS-84991 10-in. 11/14/1934 Isle of Capri Luis Alvarez ; Xavier Cugat Waldorf-Astoria Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo director, instrumentalist, violin  
Victor BS-84992 10-in. 11/14/1934 El sombrero de Gaspar Pedro Berríos ; Xavier Cugat Waldorf-Astoria Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo and vocal ensemble director, instrumentalist, violin  
Victor BS-84993 10-in. 11/14/1934 Tabú Pedro Berríos ; Xavier Cugat Waldorf-Astoria Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo and vocal ensemble director, instrumentalist, violin  
Victor BS-89505 10-in. 4/1/1935 Adios muchachos Joseph de Soiza ; Xavier Cugat Waldorf-Astoria Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo and male vocal ensemble director, instrumentalist, violin  
Victor BS-89506 10-in. 4/1/1935 Clavel del aire Carmen Castillo ; Xavier Cugat Waldorf-Astoria Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with female vocal solo and male vocal ensemble director, instrumentalist, violin  
Victor BS-89507 10-in. 4/1/1935 Le tango du reve Yvonne Bouvier ; Xavier Cugat Waldorf-Astoria Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with female vocal solo director, instrumentalist, violin  
Victor BS-89508 10-in. 4/1/1935 The lady in red Don Reid ; Xavier Cugat Waldorf-Astoria Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo and vocal ensemble director, instrumentalist, violin  
Victor BS-89509 10-in. 4/1/1935 Then it isn't love Don Reid ; Xavier Cugat Waldorf-Astoria Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo and vocal ensemble director, instrumentalist, violin  
Victor BS-89510 10-in. 4/1/1935 The cocoanut pudding vendor Pedro Berríos ; Xavier Cugat Waldorf-Astoria Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal duet and vocal chorus director, instrumentalist, violin, songwriter  
Victor BS-89511 10-in. 4/1/1935 Tina Don Reid ; Xavier Cugat Waldorf-Astoria Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo director, instrumentalist, violin  
Victor BS-94183 10-in. 9/5/1935 The Missouri waltz Xavier Cugat Waldorf-Astoria Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo director  
Victor BS-94184 10-in. 9/5/1935 Let me call you sweetheart (I'm in love with you) Buddy Clark ; Xavier Cugat Waldorf-Astoria Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo director  
Victor BS-94185 10-in. 9/5/1935 Waltz down the aisle Don Reid ; Xavier Cugat Waldorf-Astoria Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo director  
Victor BS-94186 10-in. 9/5/1935 Jalousie Xavier Cugat Waldorf-Astoria Orchestra Jazz/dance band director  
Victor BS-94187 10-in. 9/5/1935 Begin the beguine Don Reid ; Xavier Cugat Waldorf-Astoria Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo director  
Victor BS-94188 10-in. 9/5/1935 Chino soy Don Reid ; Xavier Cugat Waldorf-Astoria Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo, male vocal chorus, and talk composer, director  
Victor PBS-97665 10-in. 8/7/1936 Inspiration Xavier Cugat Waldorf-Astoria Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with vocal ensemble director  
Victor PBS-97666 10-in. 8/7/1936 Medias de seda Carmen Castillo ; Charito ; Xavier Cugat Waldorf-Astoria Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with female vocal duet director  
Victor PBS-97667 10-in. 8/7/1936 Las palmeras Pedro Berríos ; Xavier Cugat Waldorf-Astoria Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo, female vocal ensemble, and male vocal director  
Victor PBS-97668 10-in. 8/7/1936 Mi sombrero Xavier Cugat Waldorf-Astoria Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo and vocal ensemble composer, director  
Victor PBS-97669 10-in. 8/7/1936 La bomba Dorothy Miller ; Xavier Cugat Waldorf-Astoria Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with female vocal solo director  
Victor PBS-97670 10-in. 8/7/1936 Como arrullo de palmas Carmen Castillo ; Charito ; Xavier Cugat Waldorf-Astoria Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with female vocal duet director  
Victor BS-98419 10-in. 12/13/1935 Cosi cosa Jimmy Ray ; Xavier Cugat Waldorf-Astoria Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo director  
Victor BS-98420 10-in. 12/13/1935 A street in old Seville Jimmy Ray ; Xavier Cugat Waldorf-Astoria Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo director  
Victor BS-98421 10-in. 12/13/1935 Little rose of the rancho Jimmy Ray ; Xavier Cugat Waldorf-Astoria Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo director  
Victor BS-98422 10-in. 12/13/1935 Cigarette Jimmy Ray ; Xavier Cugat Waldorf-Astoria Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo director  
Victor BS-98423 10-in. 12/13/1935 Just once around the clock Jimmy Ray ; Xavier Cugat Waldorf-Astoria Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo director  
Victor BS-98424 10-in. 12/13/1935 Para vigo me voy (Congo rhythm) Xavier Cugat Waldorf-Astoria Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo, male vocal ensemble, and shouts director  
Victor BS-07715 10-in. 4/5/1937 A love song of long ago Buddy Clark ; Xavier Cugat Waldorf-Astoria Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo director, instrumentalist, violin  
Victor BS-07716 10-in. 4/5/1937 Hold me tight Buddy Clark ; Xavier Cugat Waldorf-Astoria Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo director, instrumentalist, violin  
Victor BS-07717 10-in. 4/5/1937 I hum a waltz Buddy Clark ; Xavier Cugat Waldorf-Astoria Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo director, instrumentalist, violin  
Victor BS-07718 10-in. 4/5/1937 It's no secret I love you Carmen Castillo ; Xavier Cugat Waldorf-Astoria Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with female vocal solo director, instrumentalist, violin  
Victor BS-07719 10-in. 4/5/1937 Azuquita Carmen Castillo ; Xavier Cugat Waldorf-Astoria Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with female vocal solo and male vocal ensemble director, instrumentalist, violin  
Victor BS-07720 10-in. 4/5/1937 Havana's calling me Xavier Cugat Waldorf-Astoria Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal ensemble director, instrumentalist, violin  
Victor BS-010936 10-in. 6/17/1937 Cachita Orquesta Casino de la Playa ; Miguelito Valdés Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo lyricist  
Victor BS-017382 10-in. 12/9/1937 Habanera Alfredito Valdés ; Xavier Cugat Waldorf-Astoria Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo director, instrumentalist, violin  
Victor BS-017383 10-in. 12/9/1937 Bruca maniguá Alfredito Valdés ; Xavier Cugat Waldorf-Astoria Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo director, instrumentalist, violin  
Victor BS-017384 10-in. 12/9/1937 Estrellita Xavier Cugat Waldorf-Astoria Orchestra Jazz/dance band instrumentalist, violin, director  
Victor BS-017385 10-in. 12/9/1937 Ahí viene la conga Alfredito Valdés ; Xavier Cugat Waldorf-Astoria Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo director, instrumentalist, violin  
Victor BS-017386 10-in. 12/9/1937 Margarita Eddie Asherman ; Xavier Cugat Waldorf-Astoria Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo director, composer, instrumentalist, violin  
Victor BS-017387 10-in. 12/9/1937 Flame Celia Branz ; Xavier Cugat Waldorf-Astoria Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with female vocal solo director, composer, instrumentalist, violin  
Victor BS-021761 10-in. 4/8/1938 La golondrina Xavier Cugat Waldorf-Astoria Orchestra Jazz/dance band director, instrumentalist, violin  
Victor BS-021762 10-in. 4/8/1938 Cielito lindo Xavier Cugat Waldorf-Astoria Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with female vocal duet arranger, director  
Victor BS-021763 10-in. 4/8/1938 La paloma Xavier Cugat Waldorf-Astoria Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with female vocal duet arranger, director, instrumentalist, violin  
Victor BS-021764 10-in. 4/8/1938 Eso no es na Xavier Cugat Waldorf-Astoria Orchestra Jazz/dance band director, instrumentalist, violin  
Victor BS-021765 10-in. 4/8/1938 Sirena Xavier Cugat Waldorf-Astoria Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal ensemble director, instrumentalist, violin  
Victor BS-021766 10-in. 4/8/1938 Perdón Chacha Aguilar ; Carmen Castillo ; Xavier Cugat Waldorf-Astoria Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with female vocal duet director, songwriter, instrumentalist, violin  
Victor BS-027265 10-in. 10/7/1938 Night must fall Xavier Cugat Waldorf-Astoria Orchestra Jazz/dance band composer, director, instrumentalist, violin  
Victor BS-027266 10-in. 10/7/1938 Conga de noche Catalino Rolón ; Xavier Cugat Waldorf-Astoria Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo and vocal chorus songwriter, director, instrumentalist, violin  
Victor BS-027267 10-in. 10/7/1938 Cui cui Catalino Rolón ; Xavier Cugat Waldorf-Astoria Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo and vocal chorus director, songwriter, instrumentalist, violin  
Victor BS-027268 10-in. 10/7/1938 Nora Xavier Cugat Waldorf-Astoria Orchestra Jazz/dance band director, songwriter, instrumentalist, violin  
Victor BS-027269 10-in. 10/7/1938 Guitarra romana Carmen Castillo ; Xavier Cugat Waldorf-Astoria Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with female vocal solo director, instrumentalist, violin  
Victor BS-027270 10-in. 10/7/1938 Alfredo Xavier Cugat Waldorf-Astoria Orchestra Jazz/dance band director, instrumentalist, violin  
Victor BS-031481 10-in. 1/16/1939 Batamu Catalino Rolón ; Xavier Cugat Waldorf-Astoria Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo director  
Victor BS-031482 10-in. 1/16/1939 Nocturnal Xavier Cugat Waldorf-Astoria Orchestra Jazz/dance band director  
Victor BS-031483 10-in. 1/16/1939 Belén Antonio Lopez ; Xavier Cugat Waldorf-Astoria Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo and vocal chorus composer, director  
Victor BS-031484 10-in. 1/16/1939 Society conga Antonio Lopez ; Xavier Cugat Waldorf-Astoria Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo and vocal chorus director, songwriter  
Victor BS-031485 10-in. 1/16/1939 The applause waltz Xavier Cugat Waldorf-Astoria Orchestra Jazz/dance band director, composer  
Victor BS-031486 10-in. 1/16/1939 Mi España Xavier Cugat Waldorf-Astoria Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo director, composer  
Victor BS-031487 10-in. 1/16/1939 Adios, Mariquita Linda Xavier Cugat Waldorf-Astoria Orchestra Jazz/dance band director  
Victor BS-031488 10-in. 1/16/1939 Cuban love song Xavier Cugat Waldorf-Astoria Orchestra Jazz/dance band director  
Victor BS-036506 10-in. 4/18/1939 Night must fall (over all) Blue Barron ; Russ Carlyle Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo composer  
Victor BS-037624 10-in. 6/12/1939 Havana for a night Xavier Cugat Waldorf-Astoria Orchestra Jazz/dance band director  
Victor BS-037625 10-in. 6/12/1939 The thrill of a new romance Dinah Shore ; Xavier Cugat Waldorf-Astoria Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with female vocal solo composer, director  
Victor BS-037626 10-in. 6/12/1939 Perfidia Xavier Cugat Waldorf-Astoria Orchestra Jazz/dance band director  
Victor BS-037627 10-in. 6/12/1939 Quiereme mucho Dinah Shore ; Xavier Cugat Waldorf-Astoria Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with female vocal solo director  
Victor BS-037628 10-in. 6/12/1939 One, two, three, kick Catalino Rolón ; Xavier Cugat Waldorf-Astoria Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo and male vocal ensemble composer, director  
Victor BS-037629 10-in. 6/12/1939 Nana Antonio Lopez ; Xavier Cugat Waldorf-Astoria Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo and vocal ensemble songwriter, director  
Victor BS-040240 10-in. 7/3/1939 The thrill of a new romance Freddy Martin Orchestra ; Bill Stoker Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo composer  
Victor BS-042740 10-in. 9/27/1939 La cumparsita Dinah Shore ; Xavier Cugat Waldorf-Astoria Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with female vocal solo director  
Victor BS-042741 10-in. 9/27/1939 Negro aresa Machito ; Xavier Cugat Waldorf-Astoria Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo and vocal ensemble director  
Victor BS-042742 10-in. 9/27/1939 Calientito Machito ; Xavier Cugat Waldorf-Astoria Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo and vocal ensemble director  
Victor BS-042743 10-in. 9/27/1939 Auto-conga Machito ; Xavier Cugat Waldorf-Astoria Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo director, composer  
Victor BS-042789 10-in. 10/5/1939 In sunny San Domingo Dinah Shore ; Xavier Cugat Waldorf-Astoria Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with female vocal solo director, lyricist  
Victor BS-042790 10-in. 10/5/1939 Jungle drums Xavier Cugat Waldorf-Astoria Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo director  
Victor BS-042791 10-in. 10/5/1939 Cuban episode Xavier Cugat Waldorf-Astoria Orchestra Jazz/dance band director  
Victor BS-042792 10-in. 10/5/1939 Tu volveras Carmen Castillo ; Xavier Cugat Waldorf-Astoria Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with female vocal solo director  
Victor BS-044834 10-in. 2/19/1940 Perfidia Ozzie Nelson Orchestra Jazz/dance band lyricist  
Victor BS-044836 10-in. 2/19/1940 At a time like this Alice Cornet ; Xavier Cugat Waldorf-Astoria Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with female vocal solo director, songwriter  
Victor BS-044838 10-in. 2/19/1940 Loca ilusion Xavier Cugat Waldorf-Astoria Orchestra Jazz/dance band director, composer  
Victor BS-044839 10-in. 2/19/1940 Pa-ran-pan-pan Carmen Castillo ; Nico Lopez ; Xavier Cugat Waldorf-Astoria Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with female-male vocal duet director, songwriter  
Victor BS-044840 10-in. 2/19/1940 Siboney Xavier Cugat Waldorf-Astoria Orchestra Jazz/dance band director  
Victor BS-044841 10-in. 2/19/1940 I want my mama Carmen Castillo ; Xavier Cugat Waldorf-Astoria Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with female vocal solo director  
Victor BS-044842 10-in. 2/19/1940 Long live love Alice Cornet ; Xavier Cugat Waldorf-Astoria Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with female vocal solo director, composer  
Victor BS-047029 10-in. 2/8/1940 Long live love Mitchell Ayres ; Fashions-in-Music ; Tommy Taylor Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo lyricist  
Victor BS-050877 10-in. 5/27/1940 Blen blen blen Miguelito Valdés ; Xavier Cugat Waldorf-Astoria Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo director, instrumentalist, violin  
Victor BS-050878 10-in. 5/27/1940 Rumba rumbero Miguelito Valdés ; Xavier Cugat Waldorf-Astoria Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo director, instrumentalist, violin  
Victor BS-050879 10-in. 5/27/1940 Macurije Miguelito Valdés ; Xavier Cugat Waldorf-Astoria Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo director, instrumentalist, violin  
Victor BS-050880 10-in. 5/27/1940 Nueva conga Miguelito Valdés ; Xavier Cugat Waldorf-Astoria Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo director, instrumentalist, violin, songwriter  
Victor BS-050881 10-in. 5/27/1940 When the swallows come back to Capistrano Dinah Shore ; Xavier Cugat Waldorf-Astoria Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with female vocal solo director, instrumentalist, violin  
Victor BS-050882 10-in. 5/27/1940 The breeze and I Dinah Shore ; Xavier Cugat Waldorf-Astoria Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with female vocal solo director, instrumentalist, violin  
Victor BS-051293 10-in. 6/14/1940 Long live love (Si te vas) Yvette Female vocal solo, with orchestra lyricist  
Victor BS-051565 10-in. 6/26/1940 Tunare Miguelito Valdés ; Xavier Cugat Waldorf-Astoria Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo and male vocal ensemble director, instrumentalist, violin, songwriter  
Victor BS-051566 10-in. 6/26/1940 Guaira Miguelito Valdés ; Xavier Cugat Waldorf-Astoria Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo director, instrumentalist, violin  
Victor BS-051567 10-in. 6/26/1940 Cinco hijos Miguelito Valdés ; Xavier Cugat Waldorf-Astoria Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo and male vocal ensemble director, instrumentalist, violin  
Victor BS-051568 10-in. 6/26/1940 Mi conga Miguelito Valdés ; Xavier Cugat Waldorf-Astoria Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo and male vocal ensemble director, songwriter, instrumentalist, violin  
Victor BS-051569 10-in. 6/26/1940 The rhumba cardi Dinah Shore ; Xavier Cugat Waldorf-Astoria Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with female vocal solo and male vocal ensemble director, instrumentalist, violin  
Victor BS-051570 10-in. 6/26/1940 Whatever happened to you Dinah Shore ; Xavier Cugat Waldorf-Astoria Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with female vocal solo director, composer, instrumentalist, violin  
Victor BS-053421 10-in. 9/4/1940 Help me Californians ; Dale Evans ; Lucio Garcia ; Abe Lyman Jazz/dance band, with mixed vocal duet lyricist  
Victor BS-054949 10-in. 7/30/1940 Tentación de amor Jorge Negrete Male vocal solo, with instrumental ensemble songwriter  
Victor BS-055528 10-in. 8/19/1940 Whatever happened to you Vaughn Monroe's Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo composer  
Victor BS-055544 10-in. 8/27/1940 Zombie Xavier Cugat Waldorf-Astoria Orchestra Jazz/dance band director, composer  
Victor BS-055545 10-in. 8/27/1940 Elube changó Miguelito Valdés ; Xavier Cugat Waldorf-Astoria Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo director  
Victor BS-055546 10-in. 8/27/1940 Frenesi Xavier Cugat Waldorf-Astoria Orchestra Jazz/dance band director  
Victor BS-055547 10-in. 8/27/1940 Los hijos de Buda Miguelito Valdés ; Xavier Cugat Waldorf-Astoria Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo director, instrumentalist, violin  
Victor BS-055548 10-in. 8/27/1940 Cat's serenade Loretta Clemens Tupper ; Xavier Cugat Waldorf-Astoria Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with female vocal solo director, instrumentalist, violin, songwriter, lyricist  
Victor BS-055549 10-in. 8/27/1940 Almendra Xavier Cugat Waldorf-Astoria Orchestra Jazz/dance band director, instrumentalist, violin  
Victor BS-055599 10-in. 9/6/1940 En la plantacion Miguelita Valdés ; Xavier Cugat Waldorf-Astoria Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with female vocal solo and male vocal ensemble director, instrumentalist, violin  
Victor BS-055954 10-in. 9/6/1940 Benaba Miguelito Valdés ; Xavier Cugat Waldorf-Astoria Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo director, instrumentalist, violin  
Victor BS-055955 10-in. 9/6/1940 Adios Xavier Cugat Waldorf-Astoria Orchestra Jazz/dance band director, instrumentalist, violin  
Victor BS-055956 10-in. 9/6/1940 Green eyes Xavier Cugat Waldorf-Astoria Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with vocal ensemble director  
Victor BS-055957 10-in. 9/6/1940 La rosita Xavier Cugat Waldorf-Astoria Orchestra Jazz/dance band director, instrumentalist, violin  
Victor BS-055958 10-in. 9/6/1940 Tiara Xavier Cugat Waldorf-Astoria Orchestra Jazz/dance band director, instrumentalist, violin  
Victor BS-056402 10-in. 9/28/1940 Trinidad Xavier Cugat Waldorf-Astoria Orchestra Jazz/dance band director, instrumentalist, violin  
Victor BS-056403 10-in. 9/28/1940 Adversidad Xavier Cugat Waldorf-Astoria Orchestra Jazz/dance band director, instrumentalist, violin  
Victor BS-056404 10-in. 9/28/1940 Serenata tropical Xavier Cugat Waldorf-Astoria Orchestra Jazz/dance band director  
Victor BS-056405 10-in. m Los carnavales de oriente Xavier Cugat Waldorf-Astoria Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal ensemble director, instrumentalist, violin  
Victor BS-056406 10-in. 9/28/1940 Canción del mar Xavier Cugat Waldorf-Astoria Orchestra Jazz/dance band director, instrumentalist, violin  
Victor BS-056407 10-in. 9/28/1940 Cuatro personas Bobby Capó ; Xavier Cugat Waldorf-Astoria Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo director, instrumentalist, violin  
Victor BS-056408 10-in. 9/28/1940 Sueña la conga Bobby Capó ; Xavier Cugat Waldorf-Astoria Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo director, instrumentalist, violin  
Victor BS-056411 10-in. 9/28/1940 Bilongo Bobby Capó ; Xavier Cugat Waldorf-Astoria Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo and male vocal ensemble director, instrumentalist, violin  
Victor BS-056423 10-in. 10/1/1940 Visit Panama Xavier Cugat Waldorf-Astoria Orchestra Jazz/dance band director, instrumentalist, violin  
Victor BS-056425 10-in. 10/1/1940 Agua agua! Lina Romay ; Xavier Cugat Waldorf-Astoria Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with female vocal solo director, instrumentalist, violin  
Victor BS-056426 10-in. 10/1/1940 Noche de ronda Carmen Castillo ; Xavier Cugat Waldorf-Astoria Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with female vocal solo director  
Victor BS-056427 10-in. 10/1/1940 Salud, dinero y amor Xavier Cugat Waldorf-Astoria Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with female vocal solo director  
Victor BS-056430 10-in. 10/1/1940 Ni pitos ni flautas Nico Lopez ; Xavier Cugat Waldorf-Astoria Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo director  
Victor BS-073815 10-in. 4/7/1942 Nightingale Vaughn Monroe's Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo composer  
Victor MBS-084878 10-in. 1944 Tentación de amor Jorge Negrete ; Orquesta Manuel Sabre Marroquin Male vocal solo, with instrumental ensemble songwriter  
Columbia W150456 10-in. 4/11/1930 Santiago Paul Specht Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo and male vocal ensemble composer  
Columbia W150483 10-in. 4/21/1930 Dark night The Columbia Photo Players ; The Rondoliers Jazz/dance band, with male vocal ensemble composer  
OKeh W403957 10-in. 4/15/1930 Dark night Lanin’s Famous Players Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo composer  
Brunswick E32833 10-in. May 1930 Dark night Roger Wolfe Kahn Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo composer  
Decca C 91081 10-in. 1/26/1937 You can tell she comes from Dixie Anson Weeks Orchestra ; Earle Morgan instrumentalist, violin  
Decca C 91082 10-in. 1/26/1937 How could you? Anson Weeks Orchestra ; Earle Morgan instrumentalist, violin  
Decca C 91083 10-in. 1/26/1937 Moonlight and shadows Anson Weeks Orchestra ; Earle Morgan instrumentalist, violin  
Decca C 91084 10-in. 1/26/1937 Twinkle, twinkle, little star Anson Weeks Orchestra ; Earle Morgan instrumentalist, violin  
Decca C 91085 10-in. 1/26/1937 Gazing at a blazing fire Anson Weeks Orchestra ; Earle Morgan instrumentalist, violin  
Decca C 91086 10-in. 1/26/1937 The kid in the three cornered pants Anson Weeks Orchestra ; Earle Morgan instrumentalist, violin  
Decca L 3731 10-in. 1/28/1945 Baia Bing Crosby instrumentalist, violin  
Decca L 3732 10-in. 1/28/1945 You belong to my heart Bing Crosby instrumentalist, violin  
Decca L 3733 10-in. 1/28/1945 Siboney Bing Crosby instrumentalist, violin  
Decca L 3734 10-in. 1/28/1945 Hasta manana Bing Crosby instrumentalist, violin  
Decca L 3735 10-in. 2/11/1945 Siboney Bing Crosby instrumentalist, violin  
Decca L 3736 10-in. 2/11/1945 Baia (Na baixa do sapateiro) Bing Crosby instrumentalist, violin  
Decca L 3737 10-in. 2/11/1945 Hasta manana (Toda una vida) Bing Crosby instrumentalist, violin  
Decca L 3738 10-in. 2/11/1945 You belong to my heart Bing Crosby instrumentalist, violin  

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Cugat, Xavier," accessed October 24, 2021, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/104154.

Cugat, Xavier. (2021). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved October 24, 2021, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/104154.

"Cugat, Xavier." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2021. Web. 24 October 2021.

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