Lionel Belasco

Lionel Belasco (1881 – c. 24 June 1967) was a prominent pianist, composer and bandleader, best known for his calypso recordings.

Birth and Death Data: Born 1881 (Port of Spain;Maracaibo), Died 1967

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1914 - 1935

Roles Represented in DAHR: leader, piano, composer, arranger, director, lyricist, cuatro, songwriter

Recordings (Results 226-243 of 243 records)

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Brunswick E30142 10-in. 7/19/1929 Los ojitos de una Mexicana Orquesta de Lionel Belasco Instrumental ensemble leader  
Brunswick E30145 10-in. 7/19/1929 Feliz encuentro Orquesta de Lionel Belasco Instrumental ensemble leader  
Brunswick E30146 10-in. 7/19/1929 Tu y yo Orquesta de Lionel Belasco Instrumental ensemble leader  
Brunswick E30147 10-in. 7/19/1929 Bola roja Orquesta de Lionel Belasco Instrumental ensemble leader  
Brunswick E30148 10-in. 7/19/1929 Café Santander Orquesta de Lionel Belasco Instrumental ensemble leader  
Brunswick E33275 10-in. June 1930 The palms of Maracaibo Orquesta Delionel Belasco Jazz/dance band leader, composer  
Brunswick E33276 10-in. June 1930 Maria Ranghell Orquesta Delionel Belasco Jazz/dance band leader, composer  
Brunswick E33277 10-in. June 1930 Big Mouth Bernard Orquesta Delionel Belasco Jazz/dance band leader, composer  
Brunswick E33278 10-in. June 1930 Mabel, give me my money back Orquesta Delionel Belasco Jazz/dance band leader  
Brunswick E33575 10-in. 8/12/1930 Las palmas de Maracaibo Lionel Belasco Orchestra Jazz/dance band leader, composer  
Brunswick E33576 10-in. 8/12/1930 Maria Ranghell Lionel Belasco Orchestra Jazz/dance band leader, composer  
Brunswick E33577 10-in. 8/12/1930 Big Mouth Bernard Lionel Belasco Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo leader, composer  
Brunswick E33578 10-in. 8/12/1930 Mabel, give me my money back Lionel Belasco Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo leader, composer  
Brunswick E33938 10-in. 8/13/1930 That man of mine Lionel Belasco Orchestra ; John Reid Instrumental ensemble, with male vocal solo leader  
Brunswick E33939 10-in. 8/13/1930 Black rose (Rosa negra) (Valse) Lionel Belasco Orchestra Jazz/dance band composer, leader  
Brunswick E26343-E26344 10-in. 2/2/1928 Woman’s sweeter than man Sam Manning Male vocal solo, with orchestra composer, lyricist  
Edison 6153 10-in. between 5/1/1918 and 5/7/1918 The prettiest little song of all John F. Burckhardt Bells solo, with orchestra composer  
Edison 9982 10-in. 1/30/1925 Old lady (Tay-lay-lay) Imperial Marimba Band Band composer  
(Results 226-243 of 243 records)

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Belasco, Lionel," accessed December 5, 2021, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/107678.

Belasco, Lionel. (2021). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved December 5, 2021, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/107678.

"Belasco, Lionel." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2021. Web. 5 December 2021.

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URI: https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/107678

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