Victor matrix E1FB-1347. La bomba / Orquesta Alberto Iznaga

TitleSource
La bomba (Primary title)Disc label (BHC verso)
Guaracha mambo (Title descriptor)Disc label (BHC verso)
Authors and ComposersNotes
Leopoldo González (composer)
Composer information source: Disc label (BHC).
PersonnelNotes Hide Additional Titles
Orquesta Alberto Iznaga (Musical group)
M. Pena (instrumentalist : trumpet)
Eladio Peguero (instrumentalist : percussion)Victor ledgers: "E. Peguero"; Eladio Peguero probable, but not confirmed. Role listed in ledgers as "rhythm."
Manuel V. Navarro (instrumentalist : saxophone)Victor ledgers: "M. Navarro"; Manuel V. Navarro probable, but not confirmed.
G. Moreno (vocalist)
H. Morales (vocalist)
G. Lopez (instrumentalist : piano)
Alberto Iznaga (instrumentalist : saxophone)
Alberto Iznaga (leader)
Herman Diaz, Jr. (session supervisor)A & R rep.
R. Azpiazu (instrumentalist : percussion)Victor ledgers lists role as "rhythm."
P. Alonso (instrumentalist : drums)
N. Acevedo (instrumentalist : saxophone)
Ramon Santamaria (instrumentalist : conga)Victor ledgers: "R. Santamaria"; Ramon Santamaria probable, but not confirmed.
R. Valdes (instrumentalist : string bass)
  • Description: Jazz/dance band, with male vocal duet
  • Instrumentation: 3 saxophones, trumpet, piano, string bass, drums, conga, and 2 percussion
  • Category: Instrumental with vocal refrain
  • Marketing Genre: Spanish
  • Language: Spanish
  • Master Size: 10-in.
Notes
Victor ledgers: "Union musicians used"; "A & R Rep: Herman Diaz, Jr."
Description not confirmed. The two vocalists are from the ledgers' personnel roster in the session header. It is not confirmed that both singers perform on every master recorded at the session.
It is not confirmed whether take 1 or 1A is the issued take.
Source(s): Victor blue history card; Victor ledgers.
Take Date and PlaceTakeStatusLabel Name/NumberFormatNote Hide Additional Titles
3/5/1951 New York, New York. Studio 2 1 Master Victor 23-5456 10-in.
3/5/1951 New York, New York. Studio 2 1 Master RCA Victor 51-5456 45-rpm
3/5/1951 New York, New York. Studio 2 1A Unknown

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Victor matrix E1FB-1347. La bomba / Orquesta Alberto Iznaga," accessed June 19, 2024, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/index.php/matrix/detail/2000472032/E1FB-1347-La_bomba.

Victor matrix E1FB-1347. La bomba / Orquesta Alberto Iznaga. (2024). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved June 19, 2024, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/index.php/matrix/detail/2000472032/E1FB-1347-La_bomba.

"Victor matrix E1FB-1347. La bomba / Orquesta Alberto Iznaga." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2024. Web. 19 June 2024.

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