Guty Cárdenas

Guty Cárdenas (1905–1932; full name Augusto Alejandro Cárdenas Pinelo) was a Mexican composer, singer and guitarist, noted as a representative of the cancion yucateca style of music. His well-known works include "Nunca", with lyrics by Ricardo López Méndez. He spent several years in the USA, recording with Columbia Records.

He was killed, at the age of 27, by a stray bullet during a gunfight in a Mexico City bar.

Birth and Death Data: Born December 12th, 1905 (Yucatán), Died April 5th, 1932

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1927 - 1951

Roles Represented in DAHR: tenor vocal, composer, songwriter, lyricist, arranger

Notes: Full name: Augusto Alejandro Cárdenas Pinero.

Recordings (Results 26-50 of 133 records)

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Columbia W96470 10-in. April 1928 Flor Guty Cárdenas Male vocal solo, with instrumental ensemble vocalist, tenor vocal, composer  
Columbia W96471 10-in. approximately April 1928 Quisiera Guty Cárdenas Male vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, tenor vocal, composer  
Columbia W96472 10-in. April or May 1928 Ojos tristes Guty Cárdenas Male vocal solo, with instrumental ensemble vocalist, tenor vocal, composer  
Columbia W96475 10-in. approximately 1928 Madrecita Guty Cárdenas Male vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, tenor vocal  
Columbia W96527 10-in. May 1928 Menudita Guty y Chalín Male vocal duet, with guitars vocalist, tenor vocal  
Columbia W96528 10-in. May 1928 Rayito de sol Guty y Chalín Male vocal duet, with guitars vocalist, tenor vocal, composer  
Columbia W96562 10-in. approximately 1928 Lágrimas Guty Cárdenas ; Rodolfo Hoyos Male vocal duet, with orchestra vocalist, tenor vocal  
Columbia W96602 10-in. April or May 1928 Granito de sal Guty y Chalín Male vocal duet, with guitar vocalist, tenor vocal  
Columbia W96603 10-in. April or May 1928 Boca loca Guty y Chalín Male vocal duet, with guitar vocalist, tenor vocal  
Columbia W96655 10-in. July 1928 Limoncito Jorge Añez ; Guty Cárdenas Male vocal duet, with orchestra vocalist, tenor vocal  
Columbia W96656 10-in. July 1928 Varita de nardo Jorge Añez ; Guty Cárdenas Male vocal duet, with orchestra vocalist, tenor vocal  
Columbia W96710 10-in. August 1928 Dulce muñequita Guty Cárdenas Male vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, tenor vocal  
Columbia W96712 10-in. August 1928 Ventanita morada Guty Cárdenas ; Hermanas Herreras Male vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, tenor vocal  
Columbia W96814 10-in. October 1928 Coconito Guty Cárdenas Male vocal solo, with guitar vocalist, tenor vocal  
Columbia W96820 10-in. October 1928 Dile a tus ojos Guty Cárdenas ; Guty Cárdenas Male vocal solo, with guitar composer, vocalist, tenor vocal  
Columbia W96825 10-in. October 1928 Manzanita Guty Cárdenas Male vocal solo, with guitar vocalist, tenor vocal  
Columbia W96831 10-in. November 1928 Rayando el sol Guty y Nancy Female-male vocal duet, with guitar vocalist, tenor vocal  
Columbia W96832 10-in. November 1928 Jesusita la vaquera Guty y Nancy Female-male vocal duet, with guitar vocalist, tenor vocal  
Columbia W96834 10-in. November 1928 Serenata Guty Cárdenas Male vocal solo, with guitar vocalist, tenor vocal  
Columbia W96835 10-in. November 1928 Mañanita Guty Cárdenas Male vocal solo, with guitar vocalist, tenor vocal  
Columbia W96836 10-in. November 1928 Albur de amor Guty y Nancy Female-male vocal duet, with guitar vocalist, tenor vocal  
Columbia W96837 10-in. November 1928 Cancioncitas Guty y Nancy Female-male vocal duet, with guitar vocalist, tenor vocal  
Columbia W96855 10-in. November 1928 Corrido de cananea Guty y Chalín Male vocal duet, with 2 guitars vocalist, tenor vocal, composer  
Columbia W96856 10-in. November 1928 Presentimiento Guty y Chalín Male vocal duet, with guitars vocalist, tenor vocal  
Columbia W96857 10-in. November 1928 Quiero Guty Cárdenas ; Joseph M. Lacalle ; Orquesta Viva-tonal Instrumental ensemble, with male vocal solo vocalist, tenor vocal  
(Results 26-50 of 133 records)

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Cárdenas, Guty," accessed October 27, 2021, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/110727.

Cárdenas, Guty. (2021). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved October 27, 2021, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/110727.

"Cárdenas, Guty." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2021. Web. 27 October 2021.

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URI: https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/110727

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