Cayetano Alberto Silva

Cayetano Alberto Silva (August 7, 1868 — January 12, 1920) was an Uruguayan musician, naturalized Argentine, and author; his work includes the San Lorenzo march, the official march of the Argentine army.

Birth and Death Data: Born 1868 (San Carlos), Died 1920 (Rosario)

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1909 - 1937

Roles Represented in DAHR: composer


Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Victor B-8524 10-in. 12/30/1909 San Lorenzo Sousa's Band Band composer  
Victor B-22609 10-in. 3/6/1919 San Lorenzo Sousa's Band [i.e., Victor Band] Band composer  
Victor BVE-47949 10-in. 12/28/1928 San Lorenzo United States Army Band Band composer  
Victor BAVE-93502 10-in. between 2/1/1937 and 2/22/1937 San Lorenzo Rafael Iriarte ; Armando Pagés ; Rosendo Pesoa Guitar trio composer  
Victor R-435 10-in. 2/28/1910 San Lorenzo Banda del Pabellón de las Rosas Band composer  
Victor BAVE-1301 10-in. Summer 1927 San Lorenzo Banda Militar Argentina Band composer  
Victor BAVE-1391 10-in. Summer 1927 Curupayti Banda Militar Argentina Band composer  
Victor G-2310 10-in. 8/29/1917 San Lorenzo Banda del Batallón Gendarmes No. 1 Band composer  
Atlanta 65377 10-in. 1914 Marcha de San Lorenzo Augustín Barrios Mangoré Guitar solo composer  


Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Silva, Cayetano Alberto," accessed January 20, 2022,

Silva, Cayetano Alberto. (2022). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved January 20, 2022, from

"Silva, Cayetano Alberto." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2022. Web. 20 January 2022.

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