Alejandro Wills

Birth and Death Data: Born January 1st, 1887 (Bogota)

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1913 - 1939

Roles Represented in DAHR: guitar, baritone vocal, composer, leader, songwriter

Recordings

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Victor B-19104 10-in. 1/19/1917 Ribereña Victor Orchestra Orchestra composer  
Victor B-19105 10-in. 1/19/1917 Mi vida Victor Orchestra Orchestra composer  
Victor B-22747 10-in. 4/22/1919 Pensando en tí Trío Colombiano Male vocal duet and instrumental trio instrumentalist, guitar, vocalist, baritone vocal  
Victor B-22748 10-in. 4/22/1919 La mora Trío Colombiano Male vocal duet and instrumental trio instrumentalist, guitar, vocalist, baritone vocal  
Victor B-22758 10-in. 5/19/1919 Trigueña Trío Colombiano Vocal and instrumental trio instrumentalist, guitar, vocalist, baritone vocal  
Victor B-22759 10-in. 5/19/1919 Desde la playa Trío Colombiano Vocal and instrumental trio instrumentalist, guitar, vocalist, baritone vocal, composer  
Victor B-22760 10-in. 5/19/1919 Arrayanes Trío Colombiano Vocal and instrumental trio instrumentalist, guitar, vocalist, baritone vocal, composer  
Victor B-22761 10-in. 5/19/1919 Por el senderito Trío Colombiano Vocal and instrumental trio instrumentalist, guitar, vocalist, baritone vocal, composer  
Victor B-22762 10-in. 5/19/1919 Florida juventud Trío Colombiano Vocal and instrumental trio instrumentalist, guitar, vocalist, baritone vocal, composer  
Victor B-22763 10-in. 5/19/1919 Cuatro preguntas Trío Colombiano Vocal and instrumental trio instrumentalist, guitar, vocalist, baritone vocal  
Victor B-22764 10-in. 5/19/1919 Alma llanera Trío Colombiano Vocal and instrumental trio instrumentalist, guitar, vocalist, baritone vocal  
Victor B-22765 10-in. 5/19/1919 Cocotero Trío Colombiano Vocal and instrumental trio instrumentalist, guitar, vocalist, baritone vocal  
Victor B-22766 10-in. 5/19/1919 Quéreme chinita Trío Colombiano Vocal and instrumental trio instrumentalist, guitar, vocalist, baritone vocal, composer  
Victor B-22767 10-in. 5/19/1919 Vuela dolor Trío Colombiano Vocal and instrumental trio instrumentalist, guitar, vocalist, baritone vocal  
Victor B-22770 10-in. 5/22/1919 Tiene la noche rumores Trío Colombiano Vocal and instrumental trio instrumentalist, guitar, vocalist, baritone vocal  
Victor B-22771 10-in. 5/22/1919 Carnaval Trío Colombiano Vocal and instrumental trio instrumentalist, guitar, vocalist, baritone vocal, composer  
Victor B-22772 10-in. 5/22/1919 Se fué Trío Colombiano Vocal and instrumental trio instrumentalist, guitar, vocalist, baritone vocal  
Victor B-22773 10-in. 5/22/1919 Frijolito Trío Colombiano Vocal and instrumental trio instrumentalist, guitar, vocalist, baritone vocal  
Victor B-22774 10-in. 5/22/1919 Fiebres Trío Colombiano Vocal and instrumental trio instrumentalist, guitar, vocalist, baritone vocal  
Victor B-22775 10-in. 5/22/1919 Sumercesita linda Trío Colombiano Vocal and instrumental trio instrumentalist, guitar, vocalist, baritone vocal, composer  
Victor B-22776 10-in. 5/22/1919 Ay corazón Trío Colombiano Vocal and instrumental trio instrumentalist, guitar, vocalist, baritone vocal, composer  
Victor B-22777 10-in. 5/22/1919 Ojeras Trío Colombiano Vocal and instrumental trio instrumentalist, guitar, vocalist, baritone vocal, composer  
Victor B-22778 10-in. 5/27/1919 Andalecia Trío Colombiano Vocal and instrumental trio instrumentalist, guitar, vocalist, baritone vocal  
Victor B-22779 10-in. 5/27/1919 Cuatro respuestas Trío Colombiano Vocal and instrumental trio instrumentalist, guitar, vocalist, baritone vocal  
Victor B-22780 10-in. 5/27/1919 Indiana Trío Colombiano Vocal and instrumental trio instrumentalist, guitar, vocalist, baritone vocal  
Victor B-22781 10-in. 5/27/1919 Díme Trío Colombiano Vocal and instrumental trio instrumentalist, guitar, vocalist, baritone vocal, composer  
Victor B-22782 10-in. 5/27/1919 Amapola Trío Colombiano Vocal and instrumental trio instrumentalist, guitar, vocalist, baritone vocal  
Victor B-22783 10-in. 5/27/1919 Mariposa Trío Colombiano Vocal and instrumental trio instrumentalist, guitar, vocalist, baritone vocal  
Victor B-22784 10-in. 5/27/1919 Negrita querida Trío Colombiano Vocal and instrumental trio instrumentalist, guitar, vocalist, baritone vocal, composer  
Victor B-22791 10-in. 5/29/1919 Divagación Trío Colombiano Male vocal duet and instrumental trio instrumentalist, guitar, vocalist, baritone vocal  
Victor B-22792 10-in. 5/29/1919 Bajo la luna Trío Colombiano Male vocal duet and instrumental trio instrumentalist, guitar, vocalist, baritone vocal  
Victor B-22793 10-in. 5/29/1919 Mística Trío Colombiano Male vocal duet and instrumental trio instrumentalist, guitar, vocalist, baritone vocal  
Victor B-22794 10-in. 5/29/1919 Zagalita de mi huerta Trío Colombiano Male vocal duet and instrumental trio instrumentalist, guitar, vocalist, baritone vocal, composer  
Victor B-24006 10-in. 4/19/1920 Ojeras Jorge Añez ; Víctor Justiniano Rosales Male vocal duet, with tiple and guitar composer  
Victor B-24010 10-in. 4/20/1920 Zagalita de mi huerta Jorge Añez ; Víctor Justiniano Rosales Male vocal duet, with tiple and guitar composer  
Victor B-24012 10-in. 4/20/1920 Desde la playa Jorge Añez ; Víctor Justiniano Rosales Male vocal duet, with tiple and guitar composer  
Victor B-24078 10-in. 6/2/1920 Si estará pensando en mí Jorge Añez ; Víctor Justiniano Rosales Male vocal duet, with 2 guitars composer  
Victor B-24288 10-in. 9/20/1920 Ojos perversos Arturo Patiño ; Víctor Justiniano Rosales Male vocal duet, with instrumental duet or trio composer  
Victor B-27281 10-in. 1/3/1923 Como olvidarla Jorge Añez ; Alcides Briceño Male vocal duet, with tiple and guitar composer  
Victor BVE-40592 10-in. 11/17/1927 Adorable eres, morena José Moriche ; Arturo Patiño Male vocal duet, with orchestra composer  
Victor BVE-40619 10-in. 10/19/1927 Desde la playa José Moriche ; Arturo Patiño Male vocal duet, with orchestra composer  
Victor BVE-40688 10-in. 11/3/1927 Tus ojos ingrata José Moriche Male vocal solo, with orchestra composer  
Victor BVE-41018 10-in. 11/10/1927 Ojeras José Moriche ; Arturo Patiño Male vocal duet, with orchestra composer  
Victor BVE-53905 10-in. 7/5/1929 Quereme chinita Jorge Añez ; Alcides Briceño Male vocal duet, with instrumental ensemble composer  
Victor BVE-57955 10-in. 12/26/1929 Tiplecito de mi vida Jorge Añez ; Alcides Briceño Male vocal duet, with instrumental ensemble composer  
Victor L-349 10-in. 11/6/1913 Torbellino boyacense—Colombiano Cuarteto Nacional Instrumental quartet instrumentalist, guitar  
Victor L-350 10-in. 11/6/1913 Torbellino guatecano Cuarteto Nacional Instrumental quartet instrumentalist, guitar  
Victor L-369 10-in. 11/9/1913 Peter Cuarteto Nacional Instrumental quartet instrumentalist, guitar  
Victor L-370 10-in. 11/9/1913 13 de Marzo Cuarteto Nacional Instrumental quartet instrumentalist, guitar  
Victor L-371 10-in. 11/9/1913 Sol bogotano Cuarteto Nacional Instrumental quartet instrumentalist, guitar, composer  
Victor L-372 10-in. 11/8/1913 Plenilunio Cuarteto Nacional Instrumental quartet instrumentalist, guitar  
Victor L-373 10-in. 11/18/1913 Festival Cuarteto Nacional Instrumental quartet instrumentalist, guitar  
Victor L-374 10-in. 11/18/1913 Nocturno Cuarteto Nacional Instrumental quartet instrumentalist, guitar  
Victor L-375 10-in. 11/9/1913 Tras de las verdes colinas Alberto Escobar ; Alejandro Wills Male vocal duet, with pito, tiple, and guitar composer, instrumentalist, guitar, vocalist, baritone vocal  
Victor L-376 10-in. 11/9/1913 Ausencia Alberto Escobar ; Alejandro Wills Male vocal duet, with pito, tiple, and guitar instrumentalist, guitar, composer, vocalist, baritone vocal  
Victor L-377 10-in. 11/9/1913 Renacimiento Alberto Escobar ; Alejandro Wills Male vocal duet, with tiple and guitar instrumentalist, guitar, composer, vocalist, baritone vocal  
Victor L-378 10-in. 11/9/1913 En la luz de tu mirada Alberto Escobar ; Alejandro Wills Male vocal duet, with pito, tiple, and guitar composer, instrumentalist, guitar, vocalist, baritone vocal  
Victor L-393 10-in. 11/13/1913 La lora Andrés Pinillos ; Villamarín Male vocal duet, with guitar and tiple instrumentalist, guitar  
Victor L-394 10-in. 11/13/1913 La viejita de los animales Andrés Pinillos ; Villamarín Male vocal duet, with guitar and tiple instrumentalist, guitar  
Victor L-395 10-in. 11/13/1913 Chiss-pumm Andrés Pinillos ; Villamarín Male vocal duet, with guitar and tiple instrumentalist, guitar  
Victor L-396 10-in. 11/13/1913 Los antioqueños Andrés Pinillos ; Villamarín Male vocal duet, with guitar and tiple instrumentalist, guitar  
Victor L-397 10-in. 11/13/1913 Geringonza Andrés Pinillos ; Villamarín Male vocal duet, with guitar and tiple instrumentalist, guitar  
Victor L-444 10-in. 11/18/1913 Los cotudos Andrés Pinillos ; Villamarín Male vocal duet, with guitar and tiple instrumentalist, guitar  
Victor L-445 10-in. 11/15/1913 En el trapiche Andrés Pinillos ; Villamarín Male vocal duet, with guitar and tiple instrumentalist, guitar  
Victor L-446 10-in. 11/18/1913 En la playa Andrés Pinillos ; Villamarín Male vocal duet, with guitar and tiple instrumentalist, guitar  
Victor L-447 10-in. 11/18/1913 El bautizo de indios Srta. Guevara ; Andrés Pinillos ; Villamarín Mixed vocal trio, with guitar and tiple instrumentalist, guitar  
Victor L-448 10-in. 11/18/1913 Demanda de indios Srta. Guevara ; Andrés Pinillos ; Villamarín Mixed vocal trio, with guitar and tiple instrumentalist, guitar  
Victor L-449 10-in. 11/18/1913 Demanda de indios (por intereses) Srta. Guevara ; Andrés Pinillos ; Villamarín Mixed vocal trio, with guitar and tiple instrumentalist, guitar  
Victor BA-452 10-in. 11/27/1923 La cabaña Orquesta González-Zuloaga Instrumental ensemble composer  
Victor BS-015793 10-in. 11/12/1937 Tiplecito de mi vida Estudiantina Tucci ; Sarita Herrera ; Mercedes Julbe Female vocal duet, with instrumental ensemble composer  
Victor BS-030352 10-in. before 12/5/1938 Galerón llanero Los Llaneros [Alejandro Wills] Re-recording : Vocal and instrumental ensemble instrumentalist, guitar, vocalist, baritone vocal, composer, leader  
Victor BS-030353 10-in. before 12/5/1938 La india se largó con otro Los Llaneros [Alejandro Wills] Re-recording : Vocal and instrumental ensemble instrumentalist, guitar, vocalist, baritone vocal, leader  
Victor BS-031645 10-in. before 1/24/1939 El guatecano Los Llaneros [Alejandro Wills] Dubbed recording : Vocal and instrumental ensemble instrumentalist, guitar, vocalist, baritone vocal, composer, leader  
Victor BS-031646 10-in. before 1/24/1939 Qué hay del cuchipe? Los Llaneros [Alejandro Wills] Dubbed recording : Vocal and instrumental ensemble instrumentalist, guitar, vocalist, baritone vocal, composer, leader  
Brunswick E31421 10-in. 11/21/1929 Cimbrador Rodríguez y Ramos Male vocal duet, with instrumental ensemble composer  

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Wills, Alejandro," accessed October 20, 2020, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/106836.

Wills, Alejandro. (2020). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved October 20, 2020, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/106836.

"Wills, Alejandro." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2020. Web. 20 October 2020.

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URI: https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/106836

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