Victor matrix CU-112[a]. Canta playera / Orquesta Julio Gutiérrez ; Pedro Vargas

TitleSource
Canta playera (Primary title)Disc label
Bolero (Title descriptor)Disc label
Play the playera (Alternate title)Sheet music
Danzas españolas. Andaluza; arranged (Uniform title)
Authors and ComposersNotes
Enrique Granados (composer)Original music.
Ervin Drake (lyricist)
Xavier Cugat (arranger)Role not confirmed.
Johnnie Camacho (lyricist)Spanish lyrics.
Jimmy Shirl (lyricist)
Composer information source: Disc label.
PersonnelNotes Hide Additional Titles
Pedro Vargas (vocalist : tenor vocal)
Orquesta Julio Gutiérrez (Musical group)
Julio Gutiérrez (leader)
  • Description: Male vocal solo, with instrumental ensemble
  • Category: Vocal
  • Marketing Genre: Spanish (Cuba)
  • Language: Spanish
  • Master Size: 10-in.
  • Title Note: Song adapted from Enrigue Granados’ 1890 "Danza española, Op. 37, No. 5 (Andaluza).” Some Victor 23-1045 disc labels credit only Johnnie Carmacho and E. Granados.” Other 23-1045 disc labels add Xavier Cugat, Jimmy Shirl, and Ervin Drake, who are credited together on 1958 sheet music for “Lyric and musical adaptation.” The Second Hand Songs website credits Shirl and Drake as lyricists.
Notes
It is not confirmed whether take take 1R or 1AR is the issued dub take.
This master derives from an instantaneous disc recorded in Cuba. Victor ledgers available to the ADP list only this re-recording of the master. It was made in Victor's Studio 6 in New York, New York on 7/30/1948.
Source(s): Victor blue history card; Victor ledgers; disc.
Take Date and PlaceTakeStatusLabel Name/NumberFormatNote Hide Additional Titles
before 7/30/1948 Cuba [city unknown] Unknown Master
before 7/30/1948 Cuba [city unknown] [Unknown]1R Master Victor 23-1045 10-in. Issued from dub D8XB-3862, made 7/30/1948.
before 7/30/1948 Cuba [city unknown] [Unknown]1AR Unknown Dub D8XB-3862 made 7/30/1948.

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Victor matrix CU-112[a]. Canta playera / Orquesta Julio Gutiérrez ; Pedro Vargas," accessed April 13, 2024, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/index.php/matrix/detail/300012285/CU-112a-Canta_playera.

Victor matrix CU-112[a]. Canta playera / Orquesta Julio Gutiérrez ; Pedro Vargas. (2024). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved April 13, 2024, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/index.php/matrix/detail/300012285/CU-112a-Canta_playera.

"Victor matrix CU-112[a]. Canta playera / Orquesta Julio Gutiérrez ; Pedro Vargas." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2024. Web. 13 April 2024.

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