Santos Jorge A.

Santos Jorge Amatriaim (1870–1941), composed the music for the Panamanian national anthem "Himno Istmeno".

Santos Jorge was born in Peralta, Navarre, Spain in November 1870. After studying music at the Conservatorio de Madrid, he moved to the Isthmus of Panama in 1889 where he taught music. In 1892, he became the director of the military band of the Colombia Battalion.

He composed the music for the "Isthmian Hymn" (words written by Jeronimo de la Ossa).

Birth and Death Data: Born November 1st, 1870 (Peralta – Azkoien), Died December 22nd, 1941 (Panama City)

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1910 - 1927

Roles Represented in DAHR: composer

Recordings

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Victor BVE-35785 10-in. 7/19/1926 Al cerro ancón Coro de Hombres ; Orquesta Internacional Male vocal chorus, with orchestra composer  
Victor BVE-35786 10-in. 7/19/1926 Patria Coro de Hombres ; Orquesta Internacional Male vocal chorus, with orchestra composer  
Victor BVE-39138 10-in. 8/31/1927 Himno nacional de Panamá International Band Band composer  
Victor BVE-40114 10-in. 9/23/1927 Himno nacional de Panamá Alcides Briceño ; International Band Band, with male vocal chorus and soloist composer  
Columbia 19143 10-in. 12/2/1910 Himno nacional de la republica de Panama Trio Español Vocal and instrumental ensemble composer  
Columbia 19162 10-in. 12/15/1910 Himno nacional de Panama Banda Española Band composer  

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Jorge A., Santos," accessed October 20, 2020, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/110153.

Jorge A., Santos. (2020). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved October 20, 2020, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/110153.

"Jorge A., Santos." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2020. Web. 20 October 2020.

DAHR Persistent Identifier

URI: https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/110153

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