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 76-100 of 133 records)

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Columbia W109067 10-in. May 1928 Otra vez Guty y Chalín Male vocal duet, with guitar vocalist, tenor vocal  
Columbia W109307 10-in. May 1928 Coconiti Guty y Lencho Male vocal duet, with guitars vocalist, tenor vocal  
Columbia W109425 10-in. June 1928 ¡Qué lejos estoy! Guty y Chalín Male vocal duet, with guitars vocalist, tenor vocal  
Columbia W109563 10-in. August 1928 Obregon Cancioneros de Sonora Male vocal duet, with guitar composer  
Columbia W109564 10-in. August 1928 Obregon Cancioneros de Sonora Male vocal duet, with guitar composer  
Columbia W109565 10-in. August 1928 Aviador carranza Cancioneros de Sonora Male vocal duet, with guitar composer  
Columbia W109566 10-in. August 1928 Aviador carranza Cancioneros de Sonora Male vocal duet, with guitar composer  
Columbia W109893 10-in. November 1928 Ojitos chintos Guty y Nancy Female-male vocal duet, with guitars vocalist, tenor vocal, composer  
Columbia W109894 10-in. November 1928 ¿Que te ha dado esa mujer? Guty y Nancy Female-male vocal duet, with guitars vocalist, tenor vocal  
Columbia W109895 10-in. November 1928 Chulos ojos Guty y Nancy Female-male vocal duet, with guitars vocalist, tenor vocal  
Columbia W109956 10-in. November 1928 ¡Ay prietita vida mia! Guty Cárdenas Female-male vocal duet, with guitars vocalist, tenor vocal  
Columbia W110121 10-in. December 1928 Las tres milpas Guty y Chalín Male vocal duet, with 2 guitars vocalist, tenor vocal  
Columbia W703019 10-in. November 1929 La lagrima Guty Cárdenas Male vocal solo, with piano arranger, vocalist, tenor vocal  
Columbia W703020 10-in. November 1929 Negra linda Guty Cárdenas Male vocal solo, with instrumental ensemble vocalist, tenor vocal  
Columbia W703021 10-in. November 1929 La tísica Chalín Cámara ; Guty Cárdenas Male vocal duet, with orchestra vocalist, tenor vocal  
Columbia W703030 10-in. November 1929 Mala mujer Guty Cárdenas ; Enric Madriguera Orchestra Male vocal solo, with instrumental ensemble vocalist, tenor vocal  
Columbia W703061 10-in. December 1929 Ojos negros Guty Cárdenas ; Enric Madriguera Orchestra Male vocal solo, with jazz/dance band vocalist, tenor vocal  
Columbia W703085 10-in. December 1929 El último beso Guty Cárdenas ; Enric Madriguera Orchestra ; Adolfo Utrera Male vocal duet, with orchestra vocalist, tenor vocal  
Columbia W703102 10-in. January 1930 Sueño Guty Cárdenas Male vocal solo, with guitar vocalist, tenor vocal  
Columbia W703214 10-in. 4/30/1930 Nueva flor Guty y Utrera Male vocal duet, with 2 guitars vocalist, tenor vocal  
Columbia W703215 10-in. June 1930 Muchachita loca Guty y Chalín Male vocal duet, with 2 guitars vocalist, tenor vocal  
Columbia W703241 10-in. May 1930 Pulpero sirva otra vuelta Guty Cárdenas Male vocal solo, with instrumental ensemble vocalist, tenor vocal  
Columbia W703265 10-in. June 1930 Si yo pudeira Guty y Chalín Male vocal duet, with 2 guitars vocalist, tenor vocal, composer  
Columbia W703300 10-in. July 1930 No me pidas que vuelva Guty Cárdenas Male vocal solo, with piano composer, vocalist, tenor vocal  
Columbia W703322 10-in. July 1930 Lirio amarillo Guty Cárdenas Male vocal solo, with guitar vocalist, tenor vocal  
(Results 76-100 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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