Victor matrix R-3. El carretero / Cuarteto Coculense

TitleSource
El carretero (Primary title)Victor catalog
PersonnelNotes Hide Additional Titles
Cuarteto Coculense (Musical group)
  • Description: Male vocal duet, with instrumental quartet
  • Instrumentation: 2 violins, vihuela, and guitarrĂ³n
  • Category: Vocal
  • Marketing Genre: Spanish (Mexico)
  • Language: Spanish
  • Master Size: 10-in.
Notes
Description and instrumentation provided by collector Jonathan Clark. Mr. Clark notes, "Although the word 'mariachi' is conspicuously absent from any Victor documentation related to the Cuarteto Coculense, these (and sessions recorded contemporaneously by this same group for Edison and Columbia) represent the earliest known recorded examples of the mariachi tradition."
Source(s): Victor blue history card; trade catalog.
Take Date and PlaceTakeStatusLabel Name/NumberFormatNote Hide Additional Titles
10/12/1908 Mexico City, Mexico [1] Unknown
10/12/1908 Mexico City, Mexico 2 Master Victor 62124 10-in.

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Victor matrix R-3. El carretero / Cuarteto Coculense," accessed September 23, 2019, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/index.php/matrix/detail/1000001319/R-3-El_carretero.

Victor matrix R-3. El carretero / Cuarteto Coculense. (2019). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved September 23, 2019, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/index.php/matrix/detail/1000001319/R-3-El_carretero.

"Victor matrix R-3. El carretero / Cuarteto Coculense." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2019. Web. 23 September 2019.

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