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Chico Alvarez

Alfred "Chico" Alvarez (February 3, 1920 – August 1, 1992) was a Canadian jazz trumpeter with the Stan Kenton Orchestra and other bands.

Birth and Death Data: Born February 3, 1920 (Montreal), Died August 1, 1992 (Las Vegas)

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1941 - 1952

Roles Represented in DAHR: trumpet

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Recordings

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Victor E2FB-7045 10-in. 11/28/1952 Volveras Bobby Navarro ; Orquesta Habana Mambo ; Tito Rivera Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo instrumentalist, trumpet  
Decca 70315 10-in. 2/13/1942 Gambler's blues Stan Kenton Orchestra instrumentalist, trumpet  
Decca 70316 10-in. 2/13/1942 Lamento gitano Stan Kenton Orchestra instrumentalist, trumpet  
Decca 70317 10-in. 2/13/1942 Reed rapture-1 Stan Kenton Orchestra instrumentalist, trumpet  
Decca 70318 2/13/1942 Trumpet symphonette Stan Kenton Orchestra instrumentalist, trumpet  
Decca 70319A 10-in. 2/13/1942 Concerto for doghouse Stan Kenton Orchestra instrumentalist, trumpet  
Decca 70320[a] 2/13/1942 [Unknown title(s)] Stan Kenton Orchestra instrumentalist, trumpet  
Decca 70321[a] 2/13/1942 It seems to me Stan Kenton Orchestra instrumentalist, trumpet  
Decca 70322[a] 2/13/1942 [Unknown title(s)] Stan Kenton Orchestra instrumentalist, trumpet  
Decca 70323 10-in. 2/13/1942 El choclo Stan Kenton Orchestra instrumentalist, trumpet  
Decca DLA 2751 10-in. 9/11/1941 Taboo Stan Kenton Orchestra instrumentalist, trumpet  
Decca DLA 2752 10-in. 9/11/1941 Adios Stan Kenton Orchestra instrumentalist, trumpet  
Decca DLA 2753 10-in. 9/11/1941 This love of mine Stan Kenton Orchestra instrumentalist, trumpet  
Decca DLA 2754 10-in. 9/11/1941 The Nango Stan Kenton Orchestra instrumentalist, trumpet  

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Alvarez, Chico," accessed February 28, 2024, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/301171.

Alvarez, Chico. (2024). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved February 28, 2024, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/301171.

"Alvarez, Chico." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2024. Web. 28 February 2024.

DAHR Persistent Identifier

URI: https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/301171

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