Juan Tizol

Juan Tizol Martínez (22 January 1900 – 23 April 1984) was a Puerto Rican trombonist and composer. He is best known as a member of Duke Ellington's band, and as the co-writer of the jazz standards "Caravan", "Pyramid" and "Perdido".

Birth and Death Data: Born January 22, 1900 (San Juan), Died April 23, 1984 (Inglewood)

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1917 - 1957

Roles Represented in DAHR: valve trombone, trombone, composer, baritone horn, songwriter

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Recordings (Results 51-75 of 158 records)

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Victor PBS-79169 10-in. 4/17/1934 I met my Waterloo Duke Ellington Orchestra Jazz/dance band instrumentalist, valve trombone  
Victor PBS-79211 10-in. 5/9/1934 Troubled waters Ivie Anderson ; Duke Ellington Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with female vocal solo instrumentalist, valve trombone  
Victor PBS-79212 10-in. 5/9/1934 My old flame Ivie Anderson ; Duke Ellington Orchestra Female vocal solo, with jazz/dance band instrumentalist, valve trombone  
Victor G-1725 10-in. 1/10/1917 Candorosa Orquesta Tizol Orchestra instrumentalist, baritone horn  
Victor G-1726 10-in. 1/10/1917 Ausencia Orquesta Tizol Orchestra instrumentalist, baritone horn  
Victor G-1727 10-in. 1/10/1917 Pepina Orquesta Tizol Orchestra instrumentalist, baritone horn  
Victor G-1728 10-in. 1/10/1917 Zazá Orquesta Tizol Orchestra instrumentalist, baritone horn  
Victor G-1729 10-in. 1/10/1917 Quejas del alma Orquesta Tizol Orchestra instrumentalist, baritone horn  
Victor K-1730 12-in. 1/10/1917 Suspiros de España Orquesta Tizol Orchestra instrumentalist, baritone horn  
Victor G-1731 10-in. 1/10/1917 Voy para arriba Orquesta Tizol Orchestra instrumentalist, baritone horn  
Victor G-1732 10-in. 1/10/1917 Borinquen Orquesta Tizol Orchestra instrumentalist, baritone horn  
Victor G-1733 10-in. 1/10/1917 Los hijos de Quirino Orquesta Tizol Orchestra instrumentalist, baritone horn  
Victor G-1734 10-in. 1/10/1917 Euterpe Orquesta Tizol Orchestra instrumentalist, baritone horn  
Victor G-1735 10-in. 1/10/1917 Violetas Orquesta Tizol Orchestra instrumentalist, baritone horn  
Victor G-1736 10-in. 1/10/1917 El valor Orquesta Tizol Orchestra instrumentalist, baritone horn  
Victor G-1737 10-in. 1/11/1917 Carmelillo Banda Municipal de San Juan [Puerto Rico] Band instrumentalist, valve trombone  
Victor G-1738 10-in. 1/11/1917 Ida y vuelta Banda Municipal de San Juan [Puerto Rico] Band instrumentalist, valve trombone  
Victor G-1739 10-in. 1/11/1917 Tu risa Banda Municipal de San Juan [Puerto Rico] Band instrumentalist, valve trombone  
Victor G-1740 10-in. 1/11/1917 Tus ojos Banda Municipal de San Juan [Puerto Rico] Band instrumentalist, valve trombone  
Victor G-1741 10-in. 1/11/1917 Mi amistad Banda Municipal de San Juan, P.R. Band instrumentalist, valve trombone  
Victor G-1742 10-in. 1/11/1917 Imposible Banda Municipal de San Juan, P.R. Band instrumentalist, valve trombone  
Victor G-1743 10-in. 1/11/1917 Carlota Banda Municipal de San Juan, P.R. Band instrumentalist, valve trombone  
Victor G-1744 10-in. 1/11/1917 Patria Banda Municipal de San Juan, P.R. Band instrumentalist, valve trombone  
Victor K-1745 12-in. 1/11/1917 Cambio chinas por botellas Banda Municipal de San Juan, P.R. Band instrumentalist, valve trombone  
Victor K-1746 12-in. 1/11/1917 Patria Banda Municipal de San Juan, P.R. Band instrumentalist, valve trombone  
(Results 51-75 of 158 records)

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Tizol, Juan," accessed November 30, 2022, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/109788.

Tizol, Juan. (2022). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved November 30, 2022, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/109788.

"Tizol, Juan." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2022. Web. 30 November 2022.

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