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 26-50 of 243 records)

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Victor B-19006 10-in. 1/3/1917 Throw me a rose Lionel Belasco String Orchestra Instrumental ensemble instrumentalist, piano, leader  
Victor B-22096 10-in. 9/12/1918 Iris Lionel Belasco Orchestra Instrumental ensemble leader, instrumentalist, piano  
Victor B-22097 10-in. 9/12/1918 Miel y yo Lionel Belasco Orchestra Instrumental ensemble leader, instrumentalist, piano  
Victor B-22098 10-in. 9/12/1918 Esperanzas Lionel Belasco Orchestra Instrumental ensemble composer, instrumentalist, piano, leader  
Victor B-22099 10-in. 9/12/1918 Sinceridad Lionel Belasco Orchestra Instrumental ensemble leader, instrumentalist, piano  
Victor B-22300 10-in. 9/12/1918 Kruger Lionel Belasco Orchestra Instrumental ensemble composer, leader  
Victor B-22301 10-in. 9/12/1918 Sweetie Charlie Lionel Belasco Orchestra Instrumental ensemble composer, leader  
Victor B-22308 10-in. 9/19/1918 La biesa Lionel Belasco Orchestra Instrumental ensemble instrumentalist, piano, leader  
Victor B-22309 10-in. 9/19/1918 Bay Road Sarah Lionel Belasco Orchestra Instrumental ensemble leader, instrumentalist, piano  
Victor B-22310 10-in. 9/19/1918 Port O' Spain Susie Lionel Belasco Orchestra Instrumental ensemble instrumentalist, piano, leader  
Victor B-22311 10-in. 9/19/1918 Sally Lou from La Brea Town Lionel Belasco Orchestra Instrumental ensemble leader, instrumentalist, piano  
Victor B-22312 10-in. 9/19/1918 Edna and Viola Lionel Belasco Orchestra Instrumental ensemble instrumentalist, piano, leader  
Victor B-22313 10-in. 9/19/1918 Alhaja Lionel Belasco Orchestra Instrumental ensemble instrumentalist, piano, leader  
Victor B-22322 10-in. 10/4/1918 The caterpillar walk Lionel Belasco Piano solo composer, instrumentalist, piano  
Victor B-22323 10-in. 10/4/1918 Grand fonde Lionel Belasco Piano solo instrumentalist, piano  
Victor B-23381 10-in. 12/17/1919 Cristina Lionel Belasco Orchestra Instrumental ensemble leader  
Victor B-23382 10-in. 12/17/1919 El nada Lionel Belasco Orchestra Instrumental ensemble leader  
Victor B-23383 10-in. 12/17/1919 Reproches Lionel Belasco Orchestra Instrumental ensemble leader  
Victor B-23384 10-in. 12/17/1919 Idilio eterno Lionel Belasco Orchestra Instrumental ensemble leader  
Victor B-23385 10-in. 12/17/1919 Cocotero Lionel Belasco Orchestra Instrumental ensemble leader, instrumentalist, piano  
Victor B-23386 10-in. 12/17/1919 Antioqueña Lionel Belasco Orchestra Instrumental ensemble leader  
Victor B-23387 10-in. 12/17/1919 Sueños de amor Lionel Belasco Orchestra Instrumental ensemble leader  
Victor B-23388 10-in. 12/19/1919 El pepe Lionel Belasco Orchestra Instrumental ensemble leader  
Victor B-23389 10-in. 12/19/1919 En el ocaso Lionel Belasco Orchestra Instrumental ensemble leader  
Victor B-23390 10-in. 12/19/1919 Flor del trópico Lionel Belasco Orchestra Instrumental ensemble leader  
(Results 26-50 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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