Sindo Garay

Sindo Garay (born Antonio Gumersindo Garay Garcia; Santiago de Cuba, 12 April 1867 – Havana, 17 July 1968) was Cuban trova musician. He was taught by Pepe Sánchez. Garay was one of the four greats of the trova. He was Spanish and Arawakan descendant.

Birth and Death Data: Born April 12, 1867 (Santiago de Cuba), Died July 17, 1968 (Havana)

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1907 - 1935

Roles Represented in DAHR: composer, baritone vocal, guitar, lyricist

Notes: John Bolig files show alternate spelling of name. Father of Guarionex Garay.

= Recordings are available for online listening.
= Recordings were issued from this master. No recordings issued from other masters.

Recordings

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Victor B-11893 10-in. 4/18/1912 Guarina Rosalia Chalia Soprano vocal solo, with orchestra composer  
Victor B-12488 10-in. 10/4/1912 Á Matanzas Adolfo Colombo ; Regino López Male vocal duet, with guitar composer  
Victor B-12491 10-in. 10/5/1912 La tarde Regino y Colombo Male vocal duet, with guitar composer  
Victor B-13284 10-in. 5/13/1913 Anacaona Floro y Cruz Male vocal duet, with guitar composer  
Victor B-13295 10-in. 5/14/1913 Punto de Garay Floro y Cruz Male vocal duet, with guitar composer  
Victor C-13813 12-in. 9/17/1913 Segundo Maceo reformado Adolfo Colombo ; Regino López Male vocal duet, with guitar composer  
Victor B-14864 10-in. 5/22/1914 Marsáns Cruz y Cruz Male vocal duet, with guitar composer  
Victor B-14870 10-in. 5/22/1914 Perla marina Cruz y Cruz Male vocal duet, with guitar composer  
Victor B-14871 10-in. 5/22/1914 Yarina Cruz y Cruz Male vocal duet, with guitar composer  
Victor B-14872 10-in. 5/22/1914 Ultimo ruego Cruz y Cruz Male vocal duet, with guitar composer  
Victor B-14876 10-in. 5/23/1914 Concha Cruz y Cruz Male vocal duet, with guitar composer  
Victor B-14877 10-in. 5/23/1914 Rendido por la pasión Cruz y Cruz Male vocal duet, with guitar composer  
Victor B-14878 10-in. 5/23/1914 Bohemio Cruz y Cruz Male vocal duet, with guitar composer  
Victor B-14886 10-in. 5/25/1914 El último suspiro Cruz y Cruz Male vocal duet, with guitar composer  
Victor B-14889 10-in. 5/25/1914 Martí murió de frente al sol Cruz y Cruz Male vocal duet, with guitar composer  
Victor B-14892 10-in. 5/25/1914 El estremo fatal Juan Cruz Male vocal solo, with guitar composer  
Victor B-14895 10-in. 5/25/1914 Linda clara Juan Cruz Male vocal solo, with guitar composer  
Victor B-16228 10-in. 7/26/1915 Adiós a la Habana Floro y Cruz Male vocal duet, with guitar composer  
Victor B-16229 10-in. 7/26/1915 Triste recuerdo Floro y Cruz Male vocal duet, with guitar composer  
Victor B-16230 10-in. 7/26/1915 Mercedita Floro Zorrilla Male vocal solo, with guitar composer  
Victor B-16234 10-in. 7/26/1915 El ereal Floro y Cruz Male vocal duet, with guitar composer  
Victor B-16237 10-in. 7/26/1915 Has de ser condenada Floro y Cruz Male vocal duet, with guitar composer  
Victor B-16253 10-in. 7/27/1915 Hablar al corazón Floro y Cruz Male vocal duet, with guitar composer  
Victor B-16271 10-in. 7/28/1915 Inútil es que implores Floro y Cruz Male vocal duet, with guitar composer  
Victor BRC-70151 10-in. 8/6/1931 P'acá y p'allá Cuarteto Machín Vocal and instrumental ensemble composer  
Victor BS-87483 10-in. 2/5/1935 Lupisambe yuca y ñame Nilo Menéndez Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo composer, lyricist  
Victor BS-98081 10-in. 11/18/1935 Despedida Trío Matamoros Vocal and instrumental trio composer  
Victor G-37 10-in. 6/29/1914 Regino en el cabaret Guarionex Garay ; Sindo Garay ; Regino López Male vocal trio, with guitar composer, vocalist, baritone vocal, instrumentalist, guitar  
Victor L-40 10-in. 3/18/1913 A Maceo Guarionex Garay ; Sindo Garay Male vocal duet, with guitar composer, vocalist, baritone vocal  
Victor L-41 10-in. 3/18/1913 Sin tus caricias Guarionex Garay ; Sindo Garay Male vocal duet, with guitar composer, vocalist, baritone vocal  
Victor L-42 10-in. 3/18/1913 A parla Guarionex Garay ; Sindo Garay Male vocal duet, with guitar composer, vocalist, baritone vocal  
Victor L-43 10-in. 3/18/1913 Ferrocarril central Guarionex Garay ; Sindo Garay Male vocal duet, with guitar composer, vocalist, baritone vocal  
Victor L-44 10-in. 3/18/1913 Recuerdos de Oriente Guarionex Garay ; Sindo Garay Male vocal duet, with guitar composer, vocalist, baritone vocal  
Victor L-45 10-in. 3/18/1913 El disparate Guarionex Garay ; Sindo Garay Male vocal duet, with guitar composer, vocalist, baritone vocal  
Victor L-46 10-in. 3/18/1913 Sindo sabe Guarionex Garay ; Sindo Garay Male vocal duet, with guitar composer, vocalist, baritone vocal  
Victor L-64 10-in. 3/19/1913 El orgullo Guarionex Garay ; Sindo Garay Male vocal duet, with guitar composer, vocalist, baritone vocal  
Victor L-65 10-in. 3/19/1913 La mora Guarionex Garay ; Sindo Garay Male vocal duet, with guitar composer, vocalist, baritone vocal  
Victor L-66 10-in. 3/19/1913 Duda de un beso Guarionex Garay ; Sindo Garay Male vocal duet, with guitar composer, vocalist, baritone vocal  
Victor H-68 10-in. 1/10/1911 La nueva guarina Floro y Cruz Male vocal duet, with guitar composer  
Victor O-69 10-in. Mar. 1907 Cuantas veces pensando Eduardo Reyes Dorila ; Sindo Garay Vocal duet vocalist, baritone vocal  
Victor O-70 10-in. Mar. 1907 Villuendas Eduardo Reyes Dorila ; Sindo Garay Vocal duet vocalist, baritone vocal  
Victor O-71 10-in. Mar. 1907 Ya las brisas de Cuba no besan Eduardo Reyes Dorila ; Sindo Garay Vocal duet vocalist, baritone vocal  
Victor O-89 10-in. Mar. 1907 Quiero olvidarte, amor de mi amores Eduardo Reyes Dorila ; Sindo Garay Vocal duet vocalist, baritone vocal, composer  
Victor O-90 10-in. Mar. 1907 En los campos de Cuba Eduardo Reyes Dorila ; Sindo Garay Vocal duet vocalist, baritone vocal  
Victor O-91 10-in. Mar. 1907 Y impresiones de la vida Eduardo Reyes Dorila ; Sindo Garay Vocal duet vocalist, baritone vocal  
Victor O-104 10-in. Mar. 1907 Las cosas de Cuba no tienen igual Eduardo Reyes Dorila ; Sindo Garay Vocal duet vocalist, baritone vocal  
Victor O-107 10-in. Mar. 1907 Al volver a la Habana Eduardo Reyes Dorila ; Sindo Garay Vocal duet vocalist, baritone vocal  
Victor O-108 10-in. Mar. 1907 Femblastes de impresión Eduardo Reyes Dorila ; Sindo Garay Vocal duet vocalist, baritone vocal  
Victor R-202 10-in. 2/3/1909 El gallo y el arado Floro y Miguel Male vocal duet, with guitar composer  
Victor R-214 10-in. 2/4/1909 La guarina Regino y Colombo Male vocal duet, with guitar composer  
Victor R-215 10-in. 2/4/1909 Olvidarte es imposible Adolfo Colombo ; Regino López Male vocal duet, with guitar composer  
Victor R-240 10-in. 2/6/1909 La basilia Eugenio Ojeda ; Sr. Seoane Male vocal duet, with orchestra composer  
Victor R-241 10-in. 2/6/1909 La guarina Eugenio Ojeda ; Sr. Seoane Male vocal duet, with orchestra composer  
Victor A-270 [Latin America 'A-' series] 12-in. 2/8/1909 A mi santiaguera Adolfo Colombo ; Regino López Male vocal duet, with guitar and mandolin composer  
Victor R-273 10-in. 2/8/1909 El diablo es mi mujer Adolfo Colombo ; Claudio García Male vocal duet, with guitar and bandolín (mandolin) composer  
Victor R-274 10-in. 2/8/1909 Mi mulata Adolfo Colombo ; Claudio García Male vocal duet, with guitar and mandolin composer  
Victor G-1541 10-in. 10/17/1916 La suerte y la muerte José Castillo ; Manuel Luna Male vocal duet, with guitar composer  
Victor G-1567 10-in. 10/19/1916 Tristes recuerdos Floro y Cruz Male vocal duet, with guitar composer  
Victor G-2639 10-in. 2/12/1918 Yo soy Liborio José Castillo ; Manuel Luna Male vocal duet, with guitar composer  
Victor [Trial 1915-05-01-01] Not documented 5/1/1915 Polar De la Cruz and Miguel Male vocal duet, with guitar composer  
Columbia W95624 10-in. approximately 1927 La bayamesa Luis Carlos Varona Violin solo composer  
Brunswick 11484-11485 10-in. 9/29/1923 Neurosis Villalon Trio Instrumental trio composer  
Brunswick 11486-11487 10-in. 9/29/1923 Adios mujer Villalon Trio Instrumental trio composer  
Brunswick 11488-11489 10-in. 9/29/1923 Los pobres de la tierra Villalon Trio Instrumental trio composer  
Brunswick 11490-11491 10-in. 9/29/1923 El fantasma del suicidio Villalon Trio Instrumental trio composer  
Brunswick 11496-11497 10-in. 9/29/1923 Salvame dios mio Pedro Martínez Male vocal solo, with guitar composer  
Brunswick 11557-11558 10-in. 10/8/1923 Neurosis Villalon Trio Instrumental trio composer  
Brunswick 11559-11560 10-in. 10/8/1923 Adios mujer Villalon Trio Instrumental trio composer  
Brunswick E34010 10-in. 6/21/1930 El chino loco Trio de Sindo Garay Male vocal duet, with 2 guitars vocalist, baritone vocal, composer  
Edison 9753 10-in. 9/29/1924 Retorna vida mía Juan De la Cruz ; Bienvenido León Male vocal duet, with orchestra composer  
Edison 10611 10-in. 10/2/1925 Se que vas a partir Juan De la Cruz ; Bienvenido León Male vocal duet, with orchestra composer  

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Garay, Sindo," accessed January 28, 2023, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/104973.

Garay, Sindo. (2023). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved January 28, 2023, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/104973.

"Garay, Sindo." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2023. Web. 28 January 2023.

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