Pedro Muñoz Seca

Pedro Muñoz Seca (born February 20, 1879 in El Puerto de Santa María, Spain; died November 28, 1936 in Paracuellos de Jarama, Madrid, Spain ) was a Spanish comic playwright. He was one of the most successful playwrights of his era. He wrote approximately 300 dramatic works, both sainetes (short vignettes) and longer plays, often in collaboration with Pedro Pérez Fernández or Enrique García Álvarez. His most ambitious and best known play is La venganza de Don Mendo (Don Mendo's Revenge, 1918); other major works include La barba de Carrillo (Carrillo's Beard, 1918) and Pepe Conde (1920).

Birth and Death Data: Born February 20th, 1879 (El Puerto de Santa María), Died November 28th, 1936 (Paracuellos de Jarama)

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1914 - 1927

Roles Represented in DAHR: lyricist, author

Recordings

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Victor BVE-37872 10-in. 3/25/1927 Mi pobre reja Antonio Cortis Tenor vocal solo, with orchestra lyricist  
Victor [Trial 1925-02-04-01] 10-in. 2/4/1925 Mi pobre reja! E. G. Anderson Male vocal solo, with piano lyricist  
Gramophone BJ554 10-in. 2/11/1927 El Culatazo Casimiro Ortas Recitation author  
Gramophone BJ555 10-in. 2/11/1927 Las planchas de Renduélez Casimiro Ortas Recitation author  
Gramophone 18710u 10-in. 2/26/1914 Mi pobre reja Emilio Sagi-Barba Baritone vocal solo, with orchestra lyricist  

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Muñoz Seca, Pedro," accessed June 25, 2021, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/104897.

Muñoz Seca, Pedro. (2021). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved June 25, 2021, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/104897.

"Muñoz Seca, Pedro." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2021. Web. 25 June 2021.

DAHR Persistent Identifier

URI: https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/104897

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