Ruben Fuentes

Rubén Fuentes (born 15 February 1926) is a Mexican classical violinist and composer, who is best known for his contributions to mariachi music.

Birth and Death Data: Born February 15th, 1926 (Ciudad Guzmán)

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1950 - 1951

Roles Represented in DAHR: composer, lyricist

Recordings

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Victor MBS-092249 10-in. before 10/5/1950 Rosa Rosita Miguel Aceves Mejia ; Mariachi Silvestre Vargas Male vocal solo, with instrumental ensemble composer  
Victor MBS-092568 10-in. before 2/6/1951 Chiquitita Miguel Aceves Mejia ; Costeños Male vocal solo, with vocal and instrumental ensemble composer  
Victor MBS-092677 10-in. before 4/10/1951 Los girasoles Dueto Aguila y Sol ; Mariachi Silvestre Vargas Female-male vocal duet, with instrumental ensemble composer  
Victor MBS-092749 10-in. before 6/12/1951 Río Crecido Fernando Fernández ; Mariachi Vargas ; Lupita Palomera Female-male vocal duet, with instrumental ensemble composer  
Victor MBS-092750 10-in. before 6/12/1951 Copas y botellas Fernando Fernández ; Mariachi Vargas ; Lupita Palomera Female-male vocal duet, with instrumental ensemble composer  
Victor MBS-092787 10-in. before 5/1/1951 Bailemos polka Mariachi Vargas Instrumental ensemble composer  

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Fuentes, Ruben," accessed August 1, 2021, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/110720.

Fuentes, Ruben. (2021). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved August 1, 2021, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/110720.

"Fuentes, Ruben." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2021. Web. 1 August 2021.

DAHR Persistent Identifier

URI: https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/110720

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