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 151-175 of 243 records)

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Victor G-116 10-in. 9/5/1914 Club Victoria Lionel Belasco Orchestra Instrumental ensemble leader  
Victor G-117 10-in. 9/5/1914 Soudanesa Lionel Belasco Orchestra Instrumental ensemble leader  
Victor G-118 10-in. 9/5/1914 Bajan girl Lionel Belasco Orchestra Instrumental ensemble leader  
Victor G-119 10-in. 9/5/1914 La guayra Lionel Belasco Orchestra Instrumental ensemble leader  
Victor G-120 10-in. 9/5/1914 Mr. Driver, blow your horn Lionel Belasco Orchestra Instrumental ensemble leader  
Victor G-121 10-in. 9/7/1914 Papa Gorrie Lionel Belasco Orchestra Instrumental ensemble leader  
Victor G-122 10-in. 9/7/1914 Little brown boy Lionel Belasco Orchestra Instrumental ensemble leader, composer  
Victor G-123 10-in. 9/7/1914 Buddy Abraham Lionel Belasco Orchestra Instrumental ensemble composer, leader  
Victor G-124 10-in. 9/7/1914 Licores de Borges Lionel Belasco Orchestra Instrumental ensemble leader  
Victor G-125 10-in. 9/7/1914 Nicolas Rolando Lionel Belasco Orchestra Instrumental ensemble leader  
Victor G-126 10-in. 9/7/1914 Margarita Lionel Belasco Orchestra Instrumental ensemble leader  
Victor G-127 10-in. 9/7/1914 Meet me roun' de corner Lionel Belasco Orchestra Instrumental ensemble leader  
Victor G-128 10-in. 9/7/1914 Not a cent, not a cent! Lionel Belasco Orchestra Instrumental ensemble leader  
Victor G-129 10-in. 9/7/1914 Santa Anna Lionel Belasco Orchestra Instrumental ensemble leader  
Victor G-130 10-in. 9/8/1914 Flor de Paria Lionel Belasco Orchestra Instrumental ensemble leader, composer  
Victor G-131 10-in. 9/8/1914 I love him a'ready Lionel Belasco Orchestra Instrumental ensemble composer, leader  
Victor G-132 10-in. 9/8/1914 Madre silva Lionel Belasco Orchestra Instrumental ensemble leader  
Victor G-136 10-in. 9/9/1914 Ne m'abandonne pas Lionel Belasco ; Belasco's String Quintet Instrumental ensemble leader  
Victor G-137 10-in. 9/9/1914 Siempre invicto Lionel Belasco Orchestra Instrumental ensemble leader  
Victor G-138 10-in. 9/9/1914 See me goin' down de road Lionel Belasco Orchestra Instrumental ensemble leader  
Victor G-139 10-in. 9/10/1914 Clarita Lionel Belasco Orchestra Instrumental ensemble leader, composer  
Victor G-140 10-in. 9/10/1914 Coolesita Lionel Belasco Orchestra Instrumental ensemble leader  
Victor G-141 10-in. 9/10/1914 Juanita Lionel Belasco Orchestra Instrumental ensemble composer, leader  
Victor G-142 10-in. 9/10/1914 Panama paseo no. I Lionel Belasco Orchestra Instrumental ensemble leader  
Victor G-143 10-in. 9/10/1914 Germaine Lionel Belasco Orchestra Instrumental ensemble leader  
(Results 151-175 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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