Pepe Guizar

José Guízar Morfín, better known as Pepe Guízar (February 12, 1906 – 27 September 1980), was a Mexican composer, poet and musician. He composed the song "Guadalajara", a popular mariachi song. His tune, "A Poco No", can be heard in the 1941 film, Citizen Kane.

Birth and Death Data: Born February 12th, 1912 (Guadalajara), Died September 27th, 1980

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1933 - 1950

Roles Represented in DAHR: composer, performer, lyricist, vocalist, songwriter, translator

Notes: José "Pepe" Guizar MorfÍn.

Recordings

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Victor BS-78690 10-in. 12/1/1933 Por la señal Alfonso Ortiz Tirado Tenor vocal solo, with orchestra and soprano obbligato lyricist  
Victor BVE-89838 10-in. 5/20/1935 Espuma Marimba Pan-Americana Marimba band, with male vocal solo songwriter  
Victor [Vi cat 75480-A] 10-in. approximately Dec. 1936 or Jan. 1937 Poco a poquito Las Cantadoras del Bajío Female vocal duet, with guitars composer  
Victor BS-02411 10-in. 10/26/1936 Guadalajara Tito Guizar Male vocal solo, with 2 guitars composer  
Victor BAVE-012134 10-in. 3/9/1938 Qué será? Horacio Lagos ; Orquesta Tipica Edgardo Donato Instrumental ensemble, with male vocal solo composer  
Victor MBS-015159 10-in. before 3/31/1938 A poco no Esperanza Iris ; Orquesta Max Urban Female vocal solo, with instrumental ensemble composer  
Victor MBS-015241 10-in. before 7/18/1938 Canción del campo Los Tariacuris Vocal trio, with guitars composer  
Victor MBS-015242 10-in. before 7/28/1938 Ay que mujer Los Tariacuris Vocal trio, with guitars composer  
Victor MBS-015243 10-in. before 7/18/1938 Soy padre de más de cuatro Los Tariacuris Vocal trio, with guitars composer  
Victor MBS-015244 10-in. before 7/28/1938 Por vida de Díos Los Tariacuris Vocal trio, with guitars composer  
Victor BS-038497 10-in. 7/24/1939 Tehuantepec Chayo y Chela ; Rodolfo y sus Serenadores Vocal duet, with instrumental ensemble composer  
Victor MBS-045091 10-in. before 5/3/1940 No hay que ser Charros de Atotonilco ; Pepe Gutiérrez Vocal and instrumental ensemble composer  
Victor MBS-045092 10-in. before 5/3/1940 Oye, vale Charros de Atotonilco ; Pepe Gutiérrez Vocal and instrumental ensemble composer  
Victor MBS-045093 10-in. before 5/8/1940 La tapatía Charros de Atotonilco ; Pepe Gutiérrez Vocal and instrumental ensemble composer  
Victor MBS-045094 10-in. before 5/8/1940 El corrido del norte Charros de Atotonilco ; Pepe Gutiérrez Vocal and instrumental ensemble composer  
Victor MBS-045099 10-in. before 5/8/1940 Ausencia Charros de Atotonilco ; Pepe y Juanita Female-male vocal duet, with instrumental ensemble songwriter  
Victor MBS-045100 10-in. before 5/8/1940 Uy uy uy Charros de Atotonilco ; Pepe y Juanita Female-male vocal duet, with instrumental ensemble composer  
Victor MBS-045244 10-in. before 4/18/1940 Queriendote así Pepe y Juanita Female-male vocal duet, with instrumental ensemble songwriter  
Victor MBS-045310 10-in. before 6/7/1940 Cuando ya te creí perdida Charros de Atotonilco ; Pepe y Juanita Female-male vocal duet, with instrumental ensemble composer  
Victor MBS-067042 10-in. before 7/25/1941 Porque eres así Charros de Atotonilco ; Pepe y Elvira Female-male vocal duet, with instrumental ensemble composer  
Victor MBS-067043 10-in. before 7/25/1941 Cómo México no hay dos Charros de Atotonilco ; Pepe y Elvira Female-male vocal duet, with instrumental ensemble composer  
Victor MBS-092545 10-in. before 12/26/1950 San Luis Potosí Mariachi Pulido ; Jorge Negrete Male vocal solo, with instrumental ensemble composer  
Victor E0FB-5070 10" 12/18/1950 Noche mexicana Fernando Rosas ; Trio del Puerto Male vocal solo, with instrumental ensemble composer  
Decca 61706 10-in. 2/9/1937 Que sera lo que tienes Pepe Guizar performer  
Decca 61707 10-in. 2/9/1937 A pogo no gi Pepe Guizar performer  
Decca 61708 10-in. 2/9/1937 Ora me cumples Pepe Guizar performer  
Decca 61709 10-in. 2/9/1937 Asi semos alla Pepe Guizar performer  

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Guizar, Pepe," accessed October 21, 2021, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/108899.

Guizar, Pepe. (2021). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved October 21, 2021, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/108899.

"Guizar, Pepe." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2021. Web. 21 October 2021.

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