Victor matrix BS-010844. Zamacayú / Orquesta Castillito

Zamacayú (Primary title)Victor catalog
Danzón (Title descriptor)Victor catalog
Authors and ComposersNotes
Carlos del Castillo (composer)
Composer information source: Victor ledgers.
PersonnelNotes Hide Additional Titles
Orquesta Castillito (Musical group)
Luis del Castillo (leader)
Paulina Alvarez (director)
  • Description: Instrumental ensemble
  • Instrumentation: Violin, flute, piano, bajo, timbales, güiro, maracas, and claves
  • Category: Instrumental
  • Marketing Genre: Spanish (Cuba)
  • Master Size: 10-in.
Source(s): Díaz (instrumentation); Victor blue history card; trade catalog; Victor ledgers.
Victor ledgers session header lists Paulina Alvarez as "Dir: Cantate."
Take Date and PlaceTakeStatusLabel Name/NumberFormatNote Hide Additional Titles
6/15/1937 Havana, Cuba 1 Master Victor 82249 10-in.


Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Victor matrix BS-010844. Zamacayú / Orquesta Castillito," accessed January 28, 2023,

Victor matrix BS-010844. Zamacayú / Orquesta Castillito. (2023). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved January 28, 2023, from

"Victor matrix BS-010844. Zamacayú / Orquesta Castillito." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2023. Web. 28 January 2023.


Send the Editors a message about this record.