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 51-75 of 243 records)

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Victor B-23602 10-in. 12/30/1919 Tiesterito Lionel Belasco Orchestra Instrumental ensemble instrumentalist, piano, leader  
Victor B-23603 10-in. 12/30/1919 Brisas del pamplonita Lionel Belasco Orchestra Instrumental ensemble instrumentalist, piano, leader  
Victor B-23611 10-in. 1/6/1920 Susie Lionel Belasco Orchestra Instrumental ensemble composer, instrumentalist, piano, leader  
Victor B-23612 10-in. 1/6/1920 Prohibition Lionel Belasco Orchestra Instrumental ensemble leader, instrumentalist, piano  
Victor B-23613 10-in. 1/6/1920 Bessie down Lionel Belasco Orchestra Instrumental ensemble leader, instrumentalist, piano  
Victor B-23614 10-in. 1/6/1920 Quejas del alma Lionel Belasco Orchestra Instrumental ensemble instrumentalist, piano, leader  
Victor B-23623 10-in. 1/12/1920 Smile Lionel Belasco Orchestra Instrumental ensemble leader  
Victor B-23624 10-in. 1/12/1920 Ingrata Lionel Belasco Orchestra Instrumental ensemble leader  
Victor B-23625 10-in. 1/12/1920 Nacional joropo Lionel Belasco Orchestra Instrumental ensemble leader  
Victor B-24041 10-in. 5/7/1920 Fidelia Lionel Belasco Orchestra Instrumental ensemble leader  
Victor B-24042 10-in. 5/7/1920 El bobite Lionel Belasco Orchestra Instrumental ensemble leader  
Victor B-24043 10-in. 5/7/1920 Claridades Lionel Belasco Orchestra Instrumental ensemble leader  
Victor B-26739 10-in. 8/29/1922 Teresita Orquesta Internacional Orchestra composer  
Victor B-28242 10-in. 7/5/1923 Adelle Cyril Monrose String Orchestra Instrumental quartet composer  
Victor B-28343 10-in. 8/6/1923 I send she back to she ma Phil Madison Male vocal solo, with ukulele and piano instrumentalist, piano  
Victor B-28344 10-in. 8/6/1923 The old maid Phil Madison Male vocal solo, with ukulele and piano instrumentalist, piano  
Victor B-28345 10-in. 8/6/1923 The live light Phil Madison Male vocal solo, with ukulele and piano instrumentalist, piano  
Victor B-28346 10-in. 8/6/1923 The stuttering parson Phil Madison Male vocal solo, with ukulele and piano instrumentalist, piano  
Victor B-28352 10-in. 8/8/1923 Neighbour next door Phil Madison Male vocal solo, with piano instrumentalist, piano  
Victor B-28353 10-in. 8/8/1923 Bow-legged Liza Phil Madison Male vocal solo, with piano instrumentalist, piano  
Victor B-28354 10-in. 8/8/1923 Pull down Phil Madison Male vocal solo, with piano instrumentalist, piano  
Victor B-28355 10-in. 8/8/1923 Somebody's keeping us back Phil Madison Male vocal solo, with piano instrumentalist, piano  
Victor B-28356 10-in. 8/8/1923 I feel the spirit coming on Phil Madison Male vocal solo, with piano instrumentalist, piano  
Victor B-28357 10-in. 8/8/1923 Caroni Swamp Phil Madison Male vocal solo, with ukulele and piano instrumentalist, piano  
Victor B-28358 10-in. 8/8/1923 Calaloo and crab Phil Madison Male vocal solo, with ukulele and piano instrumentalist, piano  
(Results 51-75 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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