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 51-75 of 133 records)

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Columbia W96858 10-in. November 1928 Una noche más pasó Guty Cárdenas ; Joseph M. Lacalle ; Orquesta Viva-tonal Instrumental ensemble, with male vocal solo vocalist, tenor vocal  
Columbia W96862 10-in. November 1928 Yo pienso en ti Guty y Chalín Vocal duet, with guitars vocalist, tenor vocal, composer  
Columbia W96867 10-in. November 1928 Ruégale a Dios Guty y Nancy Male vocal duet, with 2 guitars vocalist, tenor vocal, arranger  
Columbia W96871 10-in. November 1928 Golondrina viajera Guty Cárdenas Male vocal solo, with guitar vocalist, tenor vocal, composer  
Columbia W96877 10-in. November 1928 Añorando Guty Cárdenas ; Joseph M. Lacalle ; Orquesta Viva-tonal Instrumental ensemble, with male vocal solo vocalist, tenor vocal  
Columbia W96878 10-in. November 1928 Muy juntos Guty Cárdenas ; Joseph M. Lacalle ; Orquesta Viva-tonal Instrumental ensemble, with male vocal solo vocalist, tenor vocal  
Columbia W96888 10-in. December 1928 Ola Quarteto Guty Cárdenas Vocal quartet, with piano vocalist, tenor vocal  
Columbia W96889 10-in. December 1928 Tengo una guajirita Quarteto Guty Cárdenas Vocal quartet, with piano vocalist, tenor vocal  
Columbia W96893 10-in. December 1928 La rosa Guty y Utrera Vocal duet, with piano vocalist, tenor vocal  
Columbia W96912 10-in. November 1928 Se esfumo de mi vida Guty Cárdenas Male vocal solo, with guitar vocalist, tenor vocal  
Columbia W96926 10-in. December 1928 Soy virgencita Guty Cárdenas ; Mercedes ; Adolfo Utrera Vocal trio, with orchestra vocalist, tenor vocal  
Columbia W96927 10-in. December 1928 Ven chamaquito Quarteto Guty Cárdenas Jazz/dance band, with vocal chorus vocalist, tenor vocal  
Columbia W97120 10-in. May 1929 El curripipí Guty Cárdenas Male vocal solo, with guitar vocalist, tenor vocal  
Columbia W97121 10-in. May 1929 Ojos negros Chalín Cámara ; Guty Cárdenas Male vocal duet, with 2 guitars vocalist, tenor vocal  
Columbia W97139 10-in. May 1929 Tortolita Chalín Cámara ; Guty Cárdenas Male vocal duet, with 2 guitars vocalist, tenor vocal  
Columbia W97141 10-in. approximately May 1929 Tierra de mis amores Guty Cárdenas ; Adolfo Utrera Male vocal duet, with 2 guitars vocalist, tenor vocal  
Columbia W97159 10-in. May 1929 Fondo azul Guty Cárdenas Male vocal solo, with piano vocalist, tenor vocal, composer  
Columbia W97160 10-in. May 1929 Aunque no pueda Guty Cárdenas Male vocal solo, with piano vocalist, tenor vocal  
Columbia W97166 10-in. May 1929 Pierrot Guty Cárdenas ; Jorge Del Moral Male vocal solo, with piano vocalist, tenor vocal  
Columbia W97184 10-in. June 1929 Vecinita gentil Guty Cárdenas Male vocal solo, with guitar vocalist, tenor vocal  
Columbia W97189 10-in. June 1929 Corazones partidos Guty Cárdenas Male vocal solo, with guitar vocalist, tenor vocal  
Columbia W97191 10-in. June 1929 Torcacita Guty Cárdenas Male vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, tenor vocal  
Columbia W97209 10-in. June 1929 El pagano Guty Cárdenas Male vocal solo, with guitar vocalist, tenor vocal  
Columbia W97274 10-in. June 1929 El carabali Guty y Utrera Male vocal duet, with 2 guitars vocalist, tenor vocal  
Columbia W109066 10-in. May 1928 En mi rancho bonito Guty y Chalín Male vocal duet, with guitar vocalist, tenor vocal  
(Results 51-75 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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