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 101-125 of 218 records)

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Victor MBS-94894 10-in. before 9/7/1937 El viejo procedimiento Los Chinacos ; Tito Guizar Male vocal solo and male vocal ensemble vocalist, tenor vocal, composer  
Victor MBS-94895 10-in. before 11/19/1937 Ansina son las mujeres Los Chinacos ; Tito Guizar Male vocal solo and male vocal ensemble vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor MBS-94922 10-in. before 11/19/1937 Rincón mexicano (El nuevo desterrado) Tito Guizar Male vocal solo, with instrumental ensemble vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor MBS-94964 10-in. before 1/6/1938 Una vez más Orquesta Armando Rosales Instrumental ensemble composer, lyricist  
Victor BS-95149 10-in. 10/1/1935 Quimera Tito Guizar Male vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, tenor vocal, composer  
Victor BS-95150 10-in. 10/1/1935 Rumba, rumba, na' más Tito Guizar Male vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, tenor vocal, songwriter  
Victor BS-95151 10-in. 10/1/1935 Vagando sin rumba Tito Guizar Male vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, tenor vocal, songwriter  
Victor BS-95152 10-in. 10/1/1935 Con tu cara junto a mí Tito Guizar Male vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor BS-98068 10-in. 11/15/1935 Zuni zuni Tito Guizar Male vocal solo, with guitar vocalist, tenor vocal, composer, instrumentalist, guitar  
Victor BS-98069 10-in. 11/15/1935 Tímida flor Tito Guizar Male vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor BS-98071 10-in. 11/15/1935 Presumida Tito Guizar Male vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, tenor vocal, songwriter  
Victor BS-98382 10-in. 12/20/1935 Por tí, solo por tí Margarita Cueto ; Tito Guizar Female-male vocal duet, with orchestra vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor BS-98383 10-in. 12/20/1935 Paloma del ensueño Margarita Cueto ; Tito Guizar Female-male vocal duet, with orchestra vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor BS-98384 10-in. 12/20/1935 Idilio Margarita Cueto ; Tito Guizar Female-male vocal duet, with orchestra vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor BS-98385 10-in. 12/20/1935 Despierta, bien mio Margarita Cueto ; Tito Guizar Female-male vocal duet, with orchestra vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor BS-98387 10-in. 12/20/1935 Tú y yo Margarita Cueto ; Tito Guizar Female-male vocal duet, with orchestra vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor BS-02406 10-in. 10/26/1936 Allá en el Rancho Grande Tito Guizar Male vocal solo, with 2 guitars vocalist, tenor vocal, arranger, instrumentalist, guitar, lyricist  
Victor BS-02407 10-in. 10/26/1936 Por ti aprendí a querer Tito Guizar Male vocal solo, with 2 guitars vocalist, tenor vocal, instrumentalist, guitar  
Victor BS-02408 10-in. 10/26/1936 Amanecer ranchero Tito Guizar Male vocal solo, with 2 guitars and male vocal ensemble vocalist, tenor vocal, instrumentalist, guitar  
Victor BS-02409 10-in. 10/26/1936 La canción del ranchero Tito Guizar Male vocal solo, with 2 guitars vocalist, tenor vocal, instrumentalist, guitar  
Victor BS-02410 10-in. 10/26/1936 Valencia Tito Guizar Male vocal solo, with 2 guitars vocalist, tenor vocal, instrumentalist, guitar  
Victor BS-02411 10-in. 10/26/1936 Guadalajara Tito Guizar Male vocal solo, with 2 guitars vocalist, tenor vocal, instrumentalist, guitar  
Victor PCS-09514 12-in. 6/11/1937 Alla en el Rancho Grande Tito Guizar Dubbed from film : Male vocal solo vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor PBS-09982 10-in. 2/1/1938 Me enseñaste a querer Tito Guizar Male vocal solo, with violin and 2 guitars vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor PBS-09983 10-in. 2/1/1938 Virgencita Tito Guizar Male vocal solo, with violin and 2 guitars vocalist, tenor vocal, composer  
(Results 101-125 of 218 records)

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Guizar, Tito," accessed June 20, 2021, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/108901.

Guizar, Tito. (2021). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved June 20, 2021, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/108901.

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