Lorenzo Herrera

Lorenzo Esteban Herrera (August 2, 1896 – 1960) is a Venezuelan singer and composer of the first half of the 20th century.

Birth and Death Data: Born August 2nd, 1896 (Caracas), Died January 1st, 1960 (Caracas)

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1929 - 1942

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

Notes: Name sometimes appears as "De Lorenzo Herrera" in Victor ledgers.

Recordings

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Victor BRC-53020 10-in. 4/17/1931 Persecución Margarita Cueto ; Héctor de Lara ; Orquesta Internacional de Concierto ; Eduardo Vigil y Robles Female-male vocal duet, with orchestra and male vocal trio vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor BVE-55162 10-in. 7/26/1929 En mi ranchito bonito Lorenzo Herrera ; Luis Zamudio Male vocal duet, with 2 guitars vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor BVE-55181 10-in. 8/1/1929 Nina cierra la ventana Margarita Cueto ; Lorenzo Herrera Female-male vocal duet, with orchestra vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor BVE-55182 10-in. 8/1/1929 Petronila Margarita Cueto ; Lorenzo Herrera Female-male vocal duet, with orchestra vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor BVE-57008 10-in. 10/17/1929 Campanone : Aria del tenor Onofré Vidal Male vocal solo, with male vocal trio and orchestra vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor BVE-57584 10-in. 12/6/1929 Himno nacional de Nicaragua Orquesta Internacional Orchestra, with male vocal quartet vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor BVE-57585 10-in. 12/6/1929 Hermosa soberana Orquesta Internacional Orchestra, with male vocal quartet vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor BVE-57586 10-in. 12/6/1929 María Elsa International Novelty Orchestra Orchestra, with male vocal quartet vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor BVE-57722 10-in. 11/22/1929 El club union International Novelty Orchestra Orchestra vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor BVE-58371 10-in. 1/10/1930 Querella de un pampero Lorenzo Herrera Male vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor BVE-58387 10-in. 1/16/1930 Armando, la ruleta te hace mal Lorenzo Herrera ; Orquesta Internacional Orchestra, with male vocal solo vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor BVE-58392 10-in. 1/17/1930 Pedro Miguel Lorenzo Herrera Male vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor BVE-58542 10-in. 1/31/1930 Rodríguez Díaz Marimba Centro-Americana Marimba band, with male vocal solo vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor BVE-59181 10-in. 2/21/1930 Llanero de llano adentro Lorenzo Herrera Male vocal solo, with instrumental ensemble vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor BVE-63186 10-in. 10/31/1930 Cuarteto del cheque Orquesta Internacional de Concierto ; Eduardo Vigil y Robles Male vocal solo, with orchestra and male vocal trio vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor BVE-64353 10-in. 11/14/1930 Introducción y canción 2o. acto María Teresa Mejía ; Eduardo Vigil y Robles Female vocal solo, with orchestra, and chorus vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor BVE-64354 10-in. 11/14/1930 Entrada de René Héctor de Lara ; Eduardo Vigil y Robles Male vocal solo, with orchestra, and chorus vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor BVE-64370 10-in. 11/21/1930 Introdución Margarita Cueto ; José Moriche ; Eduardo Vigil y Robles Female-male vocal duet, with mixed vocal sextet, and orchestra vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor BVE-64805 10-in. 11/7/1930 Cuarteto—Mazurca International Concert Orchestra ; Eduardo Vigil y Robles Orchestra, with male vocal quartet vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor CVE-64864 12-in. 2/6/1931 Mi bandera Coro Mixto ; Eduardo Vigil y Robles Mixed vocal chorus, with orchestra vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor CVE-64865 12-in. 2/6/1931 Himno a Simón Bolivar Coro Mixto ; Eduardo Vigil y Robles Mixed vocal chorus, with orchestra vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor BRC-68878 10-in. 4/7/1931 El soldado de chocolate : Finale acto 2 [Parte 1] Orquesta Internacional de Concierto ; Eduardo Vigil y Robles Orchestra, with mixed chorus vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor BRC-68879 10-in. 4/7/1931 El soldado de chocolate : Finale acto 2 [Parte 2] Orquesta Internacional de Concierto ; Eduardo Vigil y Robles Orchestra, with mixed chorus vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor BRC-68887 10-in. 4/10/1931 El soldado de chocolate : Introducción Conchita Bañuls de Álvarez ; Margarita Cueto ; S. Espinal ; Orquesta Internacional de Concierto ; Eduardo Vigil y Robles Orchestra, with female vocal solos and male vocal trio vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor BRC-70260 10-in. 9/28/1931 Maria la O Lorenzo Herrera Male vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor BRC-70261 10-in. 9/28/1931 Recuerdo santo Lorenzo Herrera Male vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor BRC-70934 10-in. 10/30/1931 Canto de los cazadores arabes Victor Concert Orchestra Orchestra, with male vocal quintet vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor BS-73195 10-in. 8/15/1932 Marimba chiapas Lorenzo Herrera ; Marimba Centro-Americana Marimba band, with male vocal solo vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor BS-73822 10-in. 10/17/1932 Esmeralda Lorenzo Herrera ; Marimba Centro-Americana Marimba band, with male vocal solo vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor BS-76384 10-in. 6/5/1933 Espera Lorenzo Herrera Male vocal solo, with instrumental ensemble vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor BS-76385 10-in. 6/5/1933 Por que Lorenzo Herrera ; Anita de Morales Female-male vocal duet, with instrumental ensemble vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor BVE-83654 10-in. 7/27/1934 Las perlas de tu boca Lorenzo Herrera Male vocal solo, with instrumental ensemble vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor BVE-83655 10-in. 7/27/1934 Tu amor fue una ilusion Lorenzo Herrera Male vocal solo, with instrumental ensemble lyricist, composer, vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor BVE-86370 10-in. 12/27/1934 El gabán Alfredo Cibelli ; Lorenzo Herrera Male vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor BS-89318 10-in. 3/13/1935 Bella mujer Grupo Venezolano ; Lorenzo Herrera Instrumental quartet, with male vocal solo composer, vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor BS-89319 10-in. 3/13/1935 Mujercita divina Grupo Venezolano ; Lorenzo Herrera Instrumental quartet, with male vocal solo composer, vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor BS-89320 10-in. 3/13/1935 Carmen Grupo Venezolano ; Lorenzo Herrera Instrumental quartet, with male vocal solo composer, vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor BS-92405 10-in. 6/25/1935 Añoranza E. Palacio Coll Male vocal solo, with orchestra composer  
Victor BS-92406 10-in. 6/25/1935 De mi jardiín E. Palacio Coll Male vocal solo, with orchestra composer  
Victor BS-92476 10-in. 9/9/1935 Llanerita Grupo Venezolano ; Lorenzo Herrera Instrumental quartet, with male vocal solo composer, vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor BS-92477 10-in. 9/9/1935 Canto ruisenor Grupo Venezolano ; Lorenzo Herrera Instrumental quartet, with male vocal solo composer, vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor BS-92478 10-in. 9/9/1935 Venezuela Grupo Venezolano ; Lorenzo Herrera Instrumental quartet, with male vocal solo composer, vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor BS-92479 10-in. 9/9/1935 Tu Grupo Venezolano ; Lorenzo Herrera Instrumental quartet, with male vocal solo composer, vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor BS-95102 10-in. 9/13/1935 Sonando Orquesta Quito Instrumental ensemble, with male vocal solo vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor BS-95103 10-in. 9/13/1935 Anochecer Orquesta Quito Instrumental ensemble, with male vocal solo vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor BS-95104 10-in. 9/13/1935 Los cuatro de la mañana Orquesta Quito Instrumental ensemble, with male vocal solo vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor BS-95512 10-in. 10/15/1935 Yo se que me quieres Rosita Rios Female vocal solo, with instrumental ensemble composer  
Victor BS-95513 10-in. 10/15/1935 Sin ti Rosita Rios Female vocal solo, with instrumental ensemble composer  
Victor BS-03466 10-in. 12/11/1936 Alma de mi querer Lorenzo Herrera ; Los Llaneros Male vocal solo, with instrumental ensemble vocalist, tenor vocal, composer  
Victor BS-03467 10-in. 12/11/1936 Duda Lorenzo Herrera ; Los Llaneros Male vocal solo, with instrumental ensemble vocalist, tenor vocal, composer  
Victor BS-03468 10-in. 12/11/1936 Te creÍa buena Lorenzo Herrera ; Los Llaneros Male vocal solo, with instrumental ensemble vocalist, tenor vocal, composer  
Victor BS-03469 10-in. 12/11/1936 Valenciana de mis amores Lorenzo Herrera ; Los Llaneros Male vocal solo, with instrumental ensemble vocalist, tenor vocal, composer  
Victor BS-03470 10-in. 12/11/1936 Por que te quiero Lorenzo Herrera ; Los Llaneros Male vocal solo, with instrumental ensemble vocalist, tenor vocal, composer  
Victor BS-03471 10-in. 12/11/1936 Sonaban las campanas Lorenzo Herrera Male vocal solo, with instrumental ensemble vocalist, tenor vocal, composer  
Victor BS-04345 10-in. 2/1/1937 Tu última carta Lorenzo Herrera ; Los Llaneros Vocal and instrumental ensemble leader, composer  
Victor BS-04346 10-in. 2/1/1937 Beso robado Lorenzo Herrera ; Los Llaneros Vocal and instrumental ensemble leader, composer  
Victor BS-04347 10-in. 2/1/1937 Flores del ventanal Lorenzo Herrera ; Los Llaneros Vocal and instrumental ensemble leader, composer  
Victor BS-04348 10-in. 2/1/1937 Rosa Margarita Lorenzo Herrera ; Los Llaneros Vocal and instrumental ensemble leader, composer  
Victor BS-04349 10-in. 2/1/1937 Beldad pagana Lorenzo Herrera ; Los Llaneros Vocal and instrumental ensemble leader, composer  
Victor BS-04350 10-in. 2/1/1937 Flores de amor Lorenzo Herrera ; Los Llaneros Vocal and instrumental ensemble leader, composer  
Victor BS-07934 10-in. 4/26/1937 India Lorenzo Herrera ; Los Llaneros Vocal and instrumental ensemble leader  
Victor BS-07935 10-in. 4/26/1937 A dónde iré mi vida Lorenzo Herrera ; Los Llaneros Vocal and instrumental ensemble leader, composer  
Victor BS-07936 10-in. 4/26/1937 Deja Lorenzo Herrera ; Los Llaneros Vocal and instrumental ensemble leader, composer  
Victor BS-07937 10-in. 4/26/1937 Sombrerito cordobés Lorenzo Herrera ; Los Llaneros Vocal and instrumental ensemble leader  
Victor BS-07938 10-in. 4/26/1937 Sueño que me besas Lorenzo Herrera ; Los Llaneros Male vocal solo, with instrumental ensemble leader  
Victor BS-07939 10-in. 4/26/1937 Flor de la pampa Lorenzo Herrera ; Los Llaneros Male vocal solo, with instrumental ensemble leader, composer  
Victor BS-015812 10-in. 10/29/1937 Linda Margarita Lorenzo Herrera ; Los Llaneros Vocal and instrumental ensemble leader, composer  
Victor BS-015813 10-in. 10/29/1937 Canta, mi canario Lorenzo Herrera ; Los Llaneros Vocal and instrumental ensemble leader, composer  
Victor BS-015814 10-in. 10/29/1937 Chucho y Ceferina Lorenzo Herrera ; Los Llaneros Vocal and instrumental ensemble leader  
Victor BS-015815 10-in. 10/29/1937 Alma llanera Lorenzo Herrera ; Los Llaneros Male vocal solo, with instrumental ensemble leader  
Victor BS-015816 10-in. 10/29/1937 Alegre gallinita Lorenzo Herrera ; Los Llaneros Vocal and instrumental ensemble leader, composer  
Victor BS-015817 10-in. 10/29/1937 Despedida Lorenzo Herrera ; Los Llaneros Vocal and instrumental ensemble leader, composer  
Victor BS-017051 10-in. 11/15/1937 Decepción Lorenzo Herrera Male vocal solo, with 2 guitars composer, vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor BS-017052 10-in. 11/15/1937 Imploro tu perdón Lorenzo Herrera Male vocal solo, with guitar composer, vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor BS-021045 10-in. 2/28/1938 El bateador Lorenzo Herrera Male vocal solo, with instrumental quintet vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor BS-021046 10-in. 2/28/1938 Amalia Lorenzo Herrera Male vocal solo, with instrumental quintet vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor BS-021047 10-in. 2/28/1938 País de leyenda Lorenzo Herrera Male vocal solo, with instrumental quintet vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor BS-021067 10-in. 3/2/1938 Corazón mío Quinteto "La Plata" Instrumental quintet composer  
Victor BS-021230 10-in. 3/10/1938 Ya tramonta mi vida Raúl Izquierdo Male vocal solo, with instrumental quintet composer  
Victor BS-021233 10-in. 3/10/1938 Trigueña Lorenzo Herrera Male vocal solo, with instrumental ensemble composer, vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor BS-021234 10-in. 3/10/1938 Cuando tú volverás Lorenzo Herrera Male vocal solo, with instrumental ensemble composer, vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor BS-021235 10-in. 3/10/1938 Sultana del Avila Lorenzo Herrera Male vocal solo, with instrumental ensemble composer, vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor BS-021881 10-in. 4/4/1938 Flor del campo Raúl Izquierdo Male vocal solo, with instrumental ensemble composer  
Victor BS-030135 10-in. before 11/18/1938 Berta Lorenzo Herrera Re-recording : Male vocal solo, with insturmental ensemble vocalist, tenor vocal, composer  
Victor BS-030136 10-in. before 11/18/1938 El comisario Lorenzo Herrera Re-recording : Male vocal solo, with insturmental ensemble vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor BS-030137 10-in. before 11/18/1938 Luisa Mercedes Lorenzo Herrera Re-recording : Male vocal solo, with insturmental ensemble vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor BS-030138 10-in. before 11/18/1938 Está es Venezuela Lorenzo Herrera Re-recording : Male vocal solo, with insturmental ensemble vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor BS-030139 10-in. before 11/18/1938 El bachaco Lorenzo Herrera Re-recording : Male vocal solo, with insturmental ensemble vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor BS-030140 10-in. before 11/18/1938 Vente pa' ca Lorenzo Herrera Re-recording : Male vocal solo, with insturmental ensemble vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor BS-031589 10-in. 2/3/1939 Quisiera Lorenzo Herrera ; Los Llaneros Male vocal solo, with instrumental quartet vocalist, tenor vocal, songwriter  
Victor BS-031590 10-in. 2/3/1939 El norte es una quimera Lorenzo Herrera ; Los Llaneros Male vocal solo, with instrumental quartet vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor BS-031591 10-in. 2/3/1939 Es mi tierra Lorenzo Herrera ; Los Llaneros Male vocal solo, with instrumental quartet vocalist, tenor vocal, composer  
Victor BS-031592 10-in. 2/3/1939 Pica pica Lorenzo Herrera ; Los Llaneros Male vocal solo, with instrumental quartet vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor BS-031593 10-in. 2/3/1939 Buscando una negra Lorenzo Herrera ; Los Llaneros Male vocal solo, with instrumental quartet vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor BS-031594 10-in. 2/3/1939 La ciencia Lorenzo Herrera ; Los Llaneros Male vocal solo, with instrumental quartet vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor BS-033600 10-in. 2/6/1939 Tambien te quiero Lorenzo Herrera ; Los Llaneros ; Rodríguez Male vocal duet, with 3 guitars and cuatro vocalist, tenor vocal, songwriter  
Victor BS-033601 10-in. 2/6/1939 Con real y medio compre una pava Lorenzo Herrera ; Los Llaneros ; Rodríguez Male vocal duet, with 3 guitars and cuatro vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor BS-033602 10-in. 2/6/1939 Te cortaron el cambur Lorenzo Herrera ; Los Llaneros ; Rodríguez Male vocal duet, with 3 guitars and cuatro vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor BS-033603 10-in. 2/6/1939 Muchachita arrabalera Lorenzo Herrera ; Rodríguez Male vocal duet, with 3 guitars and cuatro vocalist, tenor vocal, composer  
Victor BS-033604 10-in. 2/6/1939 Nada me importa Lorenzo Herrera ; Los Llaneros ; Rodríguez Male vocal duet, with 3 guitars and cuatro vocalist, tenor vocal, composer  
Victor BS-033605 10-in. 2/6/1939 Rosario Lorenzo Herrera ; Los Llaneros ; Rodríguez Male vocal duet, with 3 guitars and cuatro vocalist, tenor vocal, songwriter  
Victor BS-037302 10-in. 5/26/1939 Mercedes Lorenzo Herrera ; Federico Jimeno ; Orquesta Victor Instrumental ensemble, with male vocal duet vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor BS-037303 10-in. 5/26/1939 Ñapanguita Lorenzo Herrera ; Federico Jimeno ; Orquesta Victor Instrumental ensemble, with male vocal duet vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor BS-037388 10-in. 6/16/1939 Alma mía Lorenzo Herrera ; Federico Jimeno ; Orquesta Colombiana Instrumental ensemble, with male vocal duet vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor BS-037389 10-in. 6/16/1939 Deliciosos días de verano Manuel Arias ; Lorenzo Herrera ; Orquesta Colombiana Instrumental ensemble, with male vocal duet vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor BS-037390 10-in. 6/16/1939 Enigma de una lágrima Lorenzo Herrera ; Federico Jimeno ; Orquesta Colombiana Instrumental ensemble, with male vocal duet vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor BS-037478 10-in. 6/13/1939 Cari cari Lorenzo Herrera ; Los Llaneros Vocal and instrumental ensemble composer, arranger, leader, vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor BS-037479 10-in. 6/13/1939 Corrido de los pajaros Lorenzo Herrera ; Los Llaneros Vocal and instrumental ensemble vocalist, tenor vocal, composer, arranger, leader  
Victor BS-037480 10-in. 6/13/1939 Juan Bimba––corrido venezolano Lorenzo Herrera ; Los Llaneros Vocal and instrumental ensemble vocalist, tenor vocal, leader  
Victor BS-037481 10-in. 6/13/1939 El coletón son llanero Lorenzo Herrera ; Los Llaneros Vocal and instrumental ensemble vocalist, tenor vocal, leader  
Victor BS-071715 10-in. 1/23/1942 Petroleo Lorenzo Herrera Male vocal solo, with instrumental ensemble vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor BVE-Test-658 10-in. 7/18/1929 Un viejo amor Lorenzo Herrera Male vocal solo vocalist, tenor vocal  
Columbia CO17616 10-in. 5/18/1935 La malicia llanera Lorenzo Herrera ; Orquesta Venezolana Briceño Male vocal solo, with instrumental ensemble vocalist, tenor vocal  
Columbia CO17637 10-in. 5/18/1935 Joropo aragüeño Lorenzo Herrera ; Orquesta Venezolana Briceño Male vocal solo, with instrumental ensemble vocalist, tenor vocal  
OKeh W403833 10-in. 3/6/1930 Negra consentida Lorenzo Herrera Male vocal solo, with instrumental ensemble vocalist, tenor vocal  
OKeh W403834 10-in. 3/6/1930 Venenosa Lorenzo Herrera Male vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, tenor vocal  
Brunswick TCL1455 10-in. 3/30/1931 Presentimiento Lorenzo Herrera Male vocal solo, with guitar vocalist, tenor vocal  
Brunswick E35841 10-in. 2/11/1931 Dale duro a esa maracaş Lorenzo Herrera Male vocal solo, with instrumental quartet vocalist, tenor vocal  
Brunswick E35842 10-in. 2/11/1931 Angustias de un casado Los Caraqueños ; Lorenzo Herrera Male vocal solo, with instrumental quartet vocalist, tenor vocal  
Brunswick E36681 10-in. 5/5/1931 Angel de mi ninez Trio Vitafonico Hawaiano Instrumental trio, with male vocal solo vocalist, tenor vocal  

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Herrera, Lorenzo," accessed December 1, 2021, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/113479.

Herrera, Lorenzo. (2021). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved December 1, 2021, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/113479.

"Herrera, Lorenzo." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2021. Web. 1 December 2021.

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