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Gonzalo Roig

Gonzalo Roig Lobo (Havana, 20 July 1890 – Havana, 13 June 1970) was a Cuban composer, pianist, violinist and musical director. He was a pioneer of the symphonic movement in Cuba. His most popular works are the zarzuela Cecilia Valdés and the song "Quiéreme mucho" (known in English as "Yours").

Birth and Death Data: Born July 20, 1890 (Havana), Died June 13, 1970 (Havana)

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1917 - 1953

Roles Represented in DAHR: composer, lyricist, leader, songwriter

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Recordings (Results 26-35 of 35 records)

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Columbia 93395 10-in. approximately Jan. 1923 Quiereme mucho Elena Ehlers Female vocal solo composer  
Columbia CO17035 10-in. 3/14/1935 Quiéreme mucho : Bolero son Orquesta Pedro Vía Vocal and instrumental ensemble composer  
Columbia CO19252 10-in. 5/14/1936 Cincuenta pesos...! : Son rumba Cuarteto Caney Vocal and instrumental ensemble composer  
Columbia 32150 10-in. 1/8/1942 Quiéreme mucho : Bolero Hermanas Padilla ; Orquesta de los Bohemios Alegres Female vocal duet, with instrumental ensemble composer  
Columbia W93938 10-in. September 1925 Nadie se muere de amor : Capricho Cruz, Bienvenido y Villalon Vocal duet, with guitar composer  
OKeh S-72883 10-in. 10/7/1924 Quiereme mucho José Moriche Male vocal solo, with orchestra composer, lyricist  
Brunswick E20753 10-in. 11/18/1926 Quiereme mucho Rodolfo Hoyos ; Francisco Trapago Male vocal duet, with piano composer  
Brunswick E27458 10-in. 5/1/1928 Mi alma es... Pilar Arcos ; José Moriche Female-male vocal duet, with jazz/dance band composer, lyricist  
Brunswick E2159-E2161 10-in. 1/15/1926 Quiereme mucho Castilians ; José Moriche Male vocal solo, with jazz/dance band composer, lyricist  
Gramophone BM124 10-in. 10/6/1921 La gracia de Dios Banda del Regimiento de Los Ingenieros (Madrid) Band composer  
(Results 26-35 of 35 records)


Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Roig, Gonzalo," accessed April 17, 2024,

Roig, Gonzalo. (2024). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved April 17, 2024, from

"Roig, Gonzalo." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2024. Web. 17 April 2024.

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