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 26-50 of 218 records)

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Victor BVE-59177 10-in. 2/20/1930 Noche de carnaval Tito Guizar ; Orquesta Internacional Orchestra, with male vocal solo vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor BVE-59189 10-in. 2/27/1930 Juramento Tito Guizar Male vocal solo, with guitar vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor BVE-59190 10-in. 2/27/1930 Loca tentación Tito Guizar Male vocal solo, with guitar vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor BVE-59558 10-in. 3/27/1930 Enséñate a perder Juan Arvizu Male vocal solo, with two guitars instrumentalist, guitar  
Victor BVE-59559 10-in. 3/27/1930 Un beso Tito Guizar Male vocal solo, with guitar vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor BVE-59560 10-in. 3/27/1930 Tanto ne sufrido Tito Guizar Male vocal solo, with guitar vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor BVE-59572 10-in. 4/3/1930 Canción sin fortuna Tito Guizar Male vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor BVE-59583 10-in. 4/10/1930 El puñal Tito Guizar Male vocal solo, with instrumental ensemble vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor BVE-59666 10-in. 4/2/1930 Enlutadita Trío Guizar-Bribiesca Vocal trio, with 2 guitars vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor BVE-59667 10-in. 4/2/1930 Hermosas Tapatías Trío Guizar-Bribiesca Vocal trio, with 2 guitars vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor BVE-59685 10-in. 4/9/1930 Ojitos bonitos Trío Guizar-Bribiesca Vocal and instrumental trio arranger  
Victor BVE-59686 10-in. 4/9/1930 Los animales Trío Guizar-Bribiesca Vocal and instrumental trio arranger  
Victor BVE-62101 10-in. 4/21/1930 Poco a poquito Trío Guizar-Bribiesca Male vocal duet, with 2 guitars vocalist, tenor vocal, songwriter, instrumentalist, guitar  
Victor BVE-62102 10-in. 4/21/1930 Amé una joven Trío Guizar-Bribiesca Male vocal duet, with 2 guitars songwriter, instrumentalist, guitar, vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor BVE-62119 10-in. 4/25/1930 Amateca del alma mía Tito Guizar Male vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor BVE-62133 10-in. 5/1/1930 En silencio Margarita Cueto ; Tito Guizar Female-male vocal duet, with orchestra vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor BVE-62142 10-in. 5/8/1930 Taita ghispe Margarita Cueto ; Tito Guizar Female-male vocal duet, with orchestra vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor BVE-62145 10-in. 5/9/1930 Para adorarte Tito Guizar Male vocal solo, with 2 guitars vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor BVE-62163 10-in. 5/22/1930 Anita Dúo Guizar Male vocal duet, with 2 guitars vocalist, tenor vocal, songwriter, instrumentalist, guitar  
Victor BVE-62164 10-in. 5/22/1930 Homenaje a Pablo Sidar Dúo Guizar Male vocal duet, with 2 guitars vocalist, tenor vocal, songwriter, instrumentalist, guitar  
Victor BVE-62198 10-in. 6/5/1930 Cuando vuelvas Tito Guizar Male vocal solo, with instrumental ensemble vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor BVE-62720 10-in. 6/16/1930 El grito de Dolores Cía Dramática Victor Dramatic scene, with organ and chimes composer  
Victor BVE-62721 10-in. 6/16/1930 Batalla de Granaditas Cía Dramática Victor Dramatic scene, with trumpet and traps composer  
Victor BVE-62722 10-in. 6/16/1930 Batalla de Granaditas Cía Dramática Victor Dramatic scene, with trumpet and traps composer  
Victor BVE-62723 10-in. 6/16/1930 Consumación de la independencia Cía Dramática Victor Dramatic scene, with trumpet and traps composer  
(Results 26-50 of 218 records)

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Guizar, Tito," accessed June 23, 2021, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/108901.

Guizar, Tito. (2021). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved June 23, 2021, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/108901.

"Guizar, Tito." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2021. Web. 23 June 2021.

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URI: https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/108901

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