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 126-133 of 133 records)

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Brunswick E30086 10-in. June 1929 Fondo azul José Moriche ; Orquesta Tipica Yucateca Male vocal solo, with instrumental ensemble composer  
Brunswick E30087 10-in. June 1929 Hoy que vuelves José Moriche ; Orquesta Tipica Yucateca Male vocal solo, with instrumental ensemble composer  
Brunswick E30088 10-in. June 1929 Para olvidarte José Moriche ; Orquesta Tipica Yucateca Male vocal solo, with instrumental ensemble composer  
Brunswick E24187-E24188 10-in. 8/11/1927 Nunca Castilians ; Juan Pulido Male vocal solo, with jazz/dance band songwriter  
Brunswick E24991-E24992 10-in. 11/1/1927 Nunca Orquesta Cubana de Brunswick Jazz/dance band composer  
Brunswick E25313-E25314 10-in. 11/28/1927 Peregrino de amor Pilar Arcos ; Carlos Meija Female-male vocal duet, with jazz/dance band composer  
Edison 18507 10-in. 5/16/1928 Nunca Milla Dominguez ; Rondalla Usandizaga Female vocal solo, with instrumental ensemble composer  
Edison N-260 10-in. 5/16/1928 Nunca Milla Dominguez ; Rondalla Usandizaga Female vocal solo, with instrumental ensemble composer  
(Results 126-133 of 133 records)

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Cárdenas, Guty," accessed October 26, 2021, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/110727.

Cárdenas, Guty. (2021). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved October 26, 2021, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/110727.

"Cárdenas, Guty." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2021. Web. 26 October 2021.

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

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