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 76-100 of 218 records)

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Victor BRC-68871 10-in. 4/3/1931 Tan bonita como tú Los Charros Instrumental ensemble, with male vocal duet vocalist, tenor vocal, songwriter  
Victor BRC-68872 10-in. 4/3/1931 ¿Te acuerdas? Los Charros Instrumental ensemble, with male vocal solo vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor BRC-69647 10-in. 5/22/1931 Me vuelves loco Tito Guizar Male vocal solo, with instrumental ensemble vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor BRC-69648 10-in. 5/22/1931 Emocióname Tito Guizar Male vocal solo, with instrumental ensemble vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor BRC-69968 10-in. 6/22/1931 Tragedia de los estudiantes S. Espinal ; Tito Guizar Female-male vocal duet, with 2 guitars vocalist, tenor vocal, songwriter, instrumentalist, guitar  
Victor BRC-69969 10-in. 6/22/1931 Tragedia de los estudiantes S. Espinal ; Tito Guizar Female-male vocal duet, with 2 guitars vocalist, tenor vocal, songwriter, instrumentalist, guitar  
Victor BRC-69982 10-in. 6/26/1931 Puerto Rico Tito Guizar Male vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor BRC-69983 10-in. 6/26/1931 Ansias de amar Tito Guizar Male vocal solo, with male vocal duet and orchestra vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor BRC-69984 10-in. 6/26/1931 Aquel amor Tito Guizar Male vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, tenor vocal, composer  
Victor BRC-69985 10-in. 6/26/1931 ¿Recuerdas? Tito Guizar Male vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor BS-81747 10-in. 2/27/1934 Te quiero Tito Guizar Male vocal solo, with 2 guitars vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor BS-81748 10-in. 2/27/1934 Hoyuelos Tito Guizar Male vocal solo, with 2 guitars vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor BS-81749 10-in. 2/27/1934 Silencio corazón Tito Guizar Male vocal solo, with 2 guitars vocalist, tenor vocal, songwriter  
Victor BS-81750 10-in. 2/27/1934 Palillitos Tito Guizar Male vocal solo, with 2 guitars vocalist, tenor vocal, songwriter  
Victor BS-81751 10-in. 2/27/1934 Si si como no Tito Guizar Male vocal solo, with 2 guitars vocalist, tenor vocal, instrumentalist, guitar, songwriter  
Victor BS-81752 10-in. 2/27/1934 Capulincito Tito Guizar Male vocal solo, with 2 guitars vocalist, tenor vocal, songwriter, instrumentalist, guitar  
Victor BS-81997 10-in. 4/5/1934 La tragedia de Sandino Adolfo J. de la Cuesta ; Tito Guizar Male vocal duet, with 2 guitars vocalist, tenor vocal, instrumentalist, guitar  
Victor BS-83202 10-in. 5/15/1934 Marlene Tito Guizar Male vocal solo, with instrumental ensemble vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor BS-83203 10-in. 5/15/1934 Bailemos Tito Guizar Male vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor MBS-90786 10-in. Oct. 1936 or earlier Capulin capulincito Las Cantadoras del Bajío ; Charros de Donato Female vocal duet, with instrumental ensemble composer  
Victor BS-92421 10-in. 7/1/1935 Adiós al amigo que fué Tito Guizar Male vocal solo, with 2 guitars vocalist, tenor vocal, composer  
Victor BS-92554 10-in. 7/2/1935 A la memoria de Carlos Gardel Tito Guizar Speech, with dubbed recordings speaker  
Victor BS-94177 10-in. 9/5/1935 Amor que florece Tito Guizar Male vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, tenor vocal, composer  
Victor BS-94178 10-in. 9/5/1935 Tus ojos lindos Tito Guizar Male vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, tenor vocal, songwriter  
Victor BS-94179 10-in. 9/5/1935 Piccolino Tito Guizar Male vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, tenor vocal  
(Results 76-100 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.

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

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