Pedro Flores

Pedro Flores born (March 9, 1894 – July 14, 1979) was one of Puerto Rico's best known composers of ballads and boleros.

Birth and Death Data: Born April 9th, 1894 (Naguabo), Died July 13th, 1979 (San Juan)

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1928 - 1950

Roles Represented in DAHR: composer, leader, songwriter, lyricist, claves, conductor

Recordings (Results 76-99 of 99 records)

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Brunswick E37187 10-in. 9/7/1931 Nieves Sexteto Flores Instrumental ensemble composer, leader  
Brunswick E37190 10-in. 9/10/1931 Dulce inspiracion Cuarteto Flores Vocal and instrumental ensemble composer, leader  
Brunswick E37192 10-in. 9/10/1931 Ausencia Orquesta Duran Instrumental ensemble composer  
Brunswick E37215 10-in. 9/22/1931 Al todopoderoso Cuarteto Flores Vocal duet, with guitar and piano leader, composer  
Brunswick XE37317 12-in. 10/23/1931 Contigo Sexteto Flores Vocal and instrumental ensemble leader, composer  
Brunswick XE37318 12-in. 10/23/1931 Para acordarme de ti Sexteto Flores Vocal and instrumental ensemble leader, composer  
Brunswick XE37319 12-in. 10/23/1931 Desolación Sexteto Flores Vocal and instrumental ensemble leader, composer  
Brunswick [Br cat 41115-a] 10-in. Sept.-Oct. 1930 Koli kolo Koli Kolo ; Sexteto Flores Male vocal solo, with instrumental ensemble composer, leader  
Brunswick [Br cat 41115-b] 10-in. approximately August 1930 Idilio Cuarteto Flores Vocal and instrumental ensemble composer, leader  
Brunswick [Br cat 41117-a] 10-in. Sept.-Oct. 1930 Mangó de Mayagüez Sexteto Flores Vocal and instrumental ensemble composer, leader  
Brunswick [Br cat 41117-b] 10-in. approximately August 1930 Ajiaco criollo Cuarteto Flores Vocal and instrumental ensemble composer, leader  
Brunswick [Br cat 41184-a] 10-in. 1930 Las ilusiones Fausto Alvarez ; Pilar Arcos ; Los Castilians Female-male vocal duet, with jazz/dance band composer  
Brunswick [Br cat 41184-b] 10-in. 1930 Nos dijimos adíos Fausto Alvarez ; Pilar Arcos ; Los Castilians Female-male vocal duet, with jazz/dance band composer  
Brunswick [Br cat 41210-b] 10-in. approximately August 1930 Muñequita Cuarteto Flores Vocal and instrumental ensemble composer, leader  
Brunswick [Br cat 41232-a] 10-in. Sept.-Oct. 1930 Mamita, que frío Sexteto Flores Instrumental ensemble, with vocal ensemble composer, leader  
Brunswick [Br cat 41232-b] 10-in. Sept.-Oct. 1930 No juegues con candela Sexteto Flores Instrumental ensemble, with vocal ensemble composer, leader  
Brunswick [Br cat 41269-a] 10-in. Sept.-Oct. 1930 Cuidado no hay un hoyo Sexteto Flores Instrumental ensemble, with vocal ensemble leader  
Brunswick [Br cat 41269-b] 10-in. Sept.-Oct. 1930 No llores corazón Sexteto Flores Instrumental ensemble, with vocal ensemble leader  
Brunswick [Br cat 41288-a] 10-in. Sept.-Oct. 1930 Haciendo un chiste Sexteto Flores Instrumental ensemble, with vocal ensemble leader  
Brunswick [Br cat 41288-b] 10-in. approximately August 1930 Dos estrellas Cuarteto Flores Instrumental ensemble, with vocal ensemble leader, composer  
Decca 67877 10-in. 6/18/1940 Recordar es vivir Cuarteto Flores conductor  
Decca 67878 10-in. 6/18/1940 Se fue Cuarteto Flores conductor  
Decca 67879 10-in. 6/18/1940 Inconsolable Cuarteto Flores conductor  
Decca 67880 10-in. 6/18/1940 Juramento Cuarteto Flores conductor  
(Results 76-99 of 99 records)

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Flores, Pedro," accessed October 24, 2021, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/106684.

Flores, Pedro. (2021). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved October 24, 2021, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/106684.

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

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URI: https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/106684

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