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 201-225 of 243 records)

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
OKeh S-73485 10-in. 6/29/1925 Mabel (See what you've done) Sam Manning Male vocal solo, with clarinet and cuatro instrumentalist, cuatro  
OKeh S-73486 10-in. 6/29/1925 Camilla (When you go, please don't come back) Sam Manning Male vocal solo, with clarinet and cuatro instrumentalist, cuatro  
OKeh S-73487 10-in. 6/29/1925 The bargee Sam Manning Male vocal solo, with instrumental trio instrumentalist, cuatro  
OKeh S-73488 10-in. 6/29/1925 Sweet Willie Sam Manning Male vocal solo, with alto saxophone and cuatro instrumentalist, cuatro  
Brunswick TCL1508 10-in. 7/27/1931 Tears Lionel Belasco Orchestra Jazz/dance band leader  
Brunswick TCL1509 10-in. 7/27/1931 Oh, those dark eyes Lionel Belasco Orchestra Jazz/dance band leader  
Brunswick TCL1510 10-in. 7/27/1931 It must be wonderful indeed Lionel Belasco Orchestra Jazz/dance band leader  
Brunswick TCL1511 10-in. 7/27/1931 Just a little sweeter than the rest Lionel Belasco Orchestra Jazz/dance band leader  
Brunswick E28068 10-in. 8/14/1928 Violets Lionel Belasco Orchestra Instrumental ensemble arranger, leader, composer, instrumentalist, piano  
Brunswick E28069 10-in. 8/14/1928 The cross Lionel Belasco Orchestra Instrumental ensemble arranger, leader, composer, instrumentalist, piano  
Brunswick E28070 10-in. 8/14/1928 Sweet man Lionel Belasco Orchestra Instrumental ensemble, with male vocal solo arranger, leader, lyricist, composer, instrumentalist, piano  
Brunswick E28071 10-in. 8/14/1928 Cecilia Lionel Belasco Orchestra Instrumental ensemble, with male vocal solo arranger, leader, composer, lyricist, instrumentalist, piano  
Brunswick E28072 10-in. 8/14/1928 Roses of Caracas Lionel Belasco Orchestra Instrumental ensemble arranger, leader, instrumentalist, piano  
Brunswick E28073 10-in. 8/14/1928 Caracas Lionel Belasco Orchestra Instrumental ensemble arranger, leader, composer  
Brunswick E28074 10-in. 8/14/1928 The moon of Maracaibo Lionel Belasco Orchestra Instrumental ensemble arranger, leader, composer  
Brunswick E28075 10-in. 8/14/1928 Rosita Lionel Belasco Orchestra Instrumental ensemble arranger, leader, composer  
Brunswick E28076 10-in. 8/14/1928 Caroline Lionel Belasco Orchestra Instrumental ensemble, with male vocal solo arranger, leader, composer, lyricist, instrumentalist, piano  
Brunswick E28077 10-in. 8/14/1928 Anella Lionel Belasco Orchestra Instrumental ensemble, with male vocal solo arranger, leader, composer, lyricist, instrumentalist, piano  
Brunswick E28078 10-in. 8/14/1928 Casimir Lionel Belasco Orchestra Instrumental ensemble, with male vocal solo arranger, leader, composer, instrumentalist, piano  
Brunswick E28079 10-in. 8/14/1928 Blow, wind, blow Lionel Belasco Orchestra Instrumental ensemble, with vocal arranger, leader, composer, lyricist, instrumentalist, piano  
Brunswick E28520 10-in. 10/8/1928 Gombolai-lai Lionel Belasco Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with vocal arranger, composer, leader  
Brunswick E28521 10-in. 10/8/1928 Sophie Lionel Belasco Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with vocal arranger, composer, leader  
Brunswick E28522 10-in. 10/8/1928 Toddy Lionel Belasco Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with vocal arranger, composer, leader  
Brunswick E28523 10-in. 10/8/1928 The dog catchers Lionel Belasco Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with vocal arranger, composer, leader  
Brunswick E30141 10-in. 7/19/1929 Palais Royal Orquesta de Lionel Belasco Instrumental ensemble leader  
(Results 201-225 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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