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Ricardo Castro

Ricardo Castro Herrera (Rafael de la Santísima Trinidad Castro Herrera) (7 February 1864 – 27 November 1907) was a Mexican concert pianist and composer, considered the last romantic of the time of Porfirio Díaz.

Birth and Death Data: Born February 7th, 1864 (Durango), Died November 28th, 1907 (Mexico City)

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1914 - 1928

Roles Represented in DAHR: composer

Recordings

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Victor BVE-36972 10-in. 11/26/1926 Valse bluette Orquesta Típica Mexicana Instrumental ensemble composer  
Columbia 37119 12-in. 12/31/1914 Caprice valse, op. 1 Manolito Funes Piano solo composer  
Brunswick MX618 10-in. May 1928 Vals capricho Orquesta Tipica Mexicana [Brunswick] Instrumental ensemble, with marimba composer  
Brunswick MX619 10-in. May 1928 Vals capricho Orquesta Tipica Mexicana [Brunswick] Instrumental ensemble, with marimba composer  

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Castro, Ricardo," accessed August 2, 2021, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/105733.

Castro, Ricardo. (2021). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved August 2, 2021, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/105733.

"Castro, Ricardo." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2021. Web. 2 August 2021.

DAHR Persistent Identifier

URI: https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/105733

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