Tito Guizar

Federico Arturo Guízar Tolentino (Spanish pronunciation: [ˈtito ˈɣisaɾ]; April 8, 1908 – December 24, 1999) was a Mexican born American singer and actor. Born in Guadalajara, Jalisco, he performed under the name of Tito Guízar. Together with superstars Dolores del Río, Ramón Novarro and Lupe Vélez, as well as José Mojica, Guízar was among the few Mexican people who made history in the early years of Hollywood.

Birth and Death Data: Born April 8th, 1908 (Guadalajara), Died December 24th, 1999 (San Antonio)

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1929 - 1963

Roles Represented in DAHR: tenor vocal, songwriter, composer, guitar, leader, arranger, lyricist, speaker

Notes: His name occasionally appears in Victor ledgers as Federico Guizar and Frederico Guisar.

Recordings (Results 1-25 of 215 records)

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Victor XVE-53179 10-in. 6/5/1929 Le pido al cielo Tito Guizar Male vocal solo, with 2 guitars vocalist, tenor vocal, composer  
Victor XVE-53180 10-in. 6/5/1929 Pálida novia Tito Guizar Male vocal solo, with 2 guitars vocalist, tenor vocal, composer  
Victor XVE-53181 10-in. 6/5/1929 Maria del alma Tito Guizar Male vocal solo, with 2 guitars vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor XVE-53182 10-in. 6/5/1929 Flor marchita Tito Guizar Male vocal solo, with 2 guitars vocalist, tenor vocal, composer  
Victor XVE-53183 10-in. 6/5/1929 Quien pudiera Tito Guizar Male vocal solo, with 2 guitars vocalist, tenor vocal, composer  
Victor XVE-53184 10-in. 6/5/1929 Una mañana Tito Guizar Male vocal solo, with 2 guitars vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor XVE-53266 10-in. 6/19/1929 Soñé besarte Tito Guizar Male vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, tenor vocal, songwriter  
Victor XVE-53269 10-in. 6/19/1929 Presentimiento Tito Guizar Male vocal solo, with 2 guitars vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor BVE-57800 10-in. 12/19/1929 Se aleja el tren Tito Guizar Male vocal solo, with guitar vocalist, tenor vocal, composer  
Victor BVE-58301 10-in. 12/19/1929 Solo tú Tito Guizar Male vocal solo, with guitar vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor BVE-58302 10-in. 12/19/1929 Aguacatito Tito Guizar Male vocal solo, with guitar vocalist, tenor vocal, songwriter  
Victor BVE-58355 10-in. 1/2/1930 Aléjate mujer Antonio Bribiesca ; Tito Guizar Male vocal solo, with guitar vocalist, tenor vocal, composer  
Victor BVE-58356 10-in. 1/2/1930 Déjame amarte Margarita Cueto ; Tito Guizar Female-male vocal duet, with guitar vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor BVE-58360 10-in. 1/3/1930 Negra consentida Tito Guizar ; Orquesta Internacional Orchestra, with male vocal solo vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor BVE-58368 10-in. 1/9/1930 Siempre lloro Margarita Cueto ; Tito Guizar Female-male vocal duet, with guitar vocalist, tenor vocal, songwriter  
Victor BVE-58369 10-in. 1/9/1930 Quisiera decirte Tito Guizar Male vocal solo, with guitar vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor BVE-58370 10-in. 1/9/1930 Clavelito Antonio Bribiesca ; Tito Guizar Male vocal solo, with guitar vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor BVE-58372 10-in. 1/10/1930 Raja del barrio Margarita Cueto ; Tito Guizar Female-male vocal duet, with instrumental ensemble vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor BVE-59114 10-in. 1/23/1930 Pajarito Tito Guizar Male vocal solo, with guitar vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor BVE-59115 10-in. 1/23/1930 Aunque no me quieras Tito Guizar Male vocal solo, with guitar vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor BVE-59116 10-in. 1/24/1930 Serenata Tito Guizar Male vocal solo, with instrumental ensemble vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor BVE-59117 10-in. 1/24/1930 Ya no eres tú Tito Guizar Male vocal solo, with instrumental ensemble vocalist, tenor vocal, songwriter  
Victor BVE-59118 10-in. 1/24/1930 Agua y espuma Tito Guizar Male vocal solo, with instrumental ensemble vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor BVE-59164 10-in. 2/14/1930 Soy un soñador Tito Guizar Male vocal solo, with instrumental ensemble vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor BVE-59165 10-in. 2/14/1930 Si tu imagen me hablara Tito Guizar Male vocal solo, with instrumental ensemble vocalist, tenor vocal  
(Results 1-25 of 215 records)

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Guizar, Tito," accessed November 24, 2020, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/108901.

Guizar, Tito. (2020). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved November 24, 2020, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/108901.

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