Francisco Gabilondo Soler
Francisco Gabilondo Soler (October 6, 1907, Orizaba, Veracruz Mexico – December 14, 1990, Texcoco, State of Mexico) was a Mexican composer and performer of children's songs. He recorded and performed those songs under the name of Cri-Cri: El Grillito Cantor ("Cri-Cri: The Little Singing Cricket").
Birth and Death Data: Born October 6th, 1907 (Veracruz), Died December 14th, 1990
Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1937 - 1950
Roles Represented in DAHR: vocalist, composer
Notes: A fictional singing cricket featured in musical stories composed by radio performer Francisco Gabilondo Soler, who also recorded children's songs using "Cri-Cri" as his pseudonym.
|Company||Matrix No.||Size||First Recording Date||Title||Primary Performer||Description||Role||Audio|
|Victor||MBS-94842||10-in.||before 11/19/1937||Los ratones bomberos||Cri-Cri||Male vocal solo||vocalist, composer|
|Victor||MBS-94843||10-in.||before 11/19/1937||El gato carpintero||Cri-Cri||Male vocal solo||composer, vocalist|
|Victor||MBS-091769||10-in.||before 9/21/1950||Cochinitos dormilones||Cri-Cri ; Hermanas Gaona||Male vocal solo, with female vocal trio and instrumental ensemble||vocalist, composer|
|Victor||MBS-091773||10-in.||before 9/21/1950||Marcha de las letras||Cri-Cri ; Hermanas Gaona||Male vocal solo, with female vocal trio and instrumental ensemble||vocalist, composer|
|Victor||MBS-091775||10-in.||before 9/21/1950||Negrito sandía||Cri-Cri||Male vocal solo, with instrumental ensemble||vocalist, composer|
|Victor||MBS-091776||10-in.||before 9/21/1950||Ratón vaquero||Cri-Cri||Male vocal solo, with instrumental ensemble||vocalist, composer|
Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Gabilondo Soler, Francisco," accessed April 18, 2021, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/110984.
Gabilondo Soler, Francisco. (2021). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved April 18, 2021, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/110984.
"Gabilondo Soler, Francisco." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2021. Web. 18 April 2021.
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