Manuel López Quiroga

Manuel López-Quiroga Miquel (January 30, 1899 – December 13, 1988), better known as Maestro Quiroga, was a Spanish composer especially known for his coplas, cuplés, and zarzuelas. He was also a pianist and one of the group of songwriters, Quintero, León and Quiroga, who created some of Spain's most popular and best-known songs from the mid-twentieth century.

Birth and Death Data: Born January 30th, 1899 (Seville), Died Madrid

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1935 - 1950

Roles Represented in DAHR: composer, songwriter

Notes: Known as "Maestro Quiroga."

Recordings

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Victor BS-92488 10-in. 9/10/1935 Rosio Orquesta Julio Roqué Instrumental ensemble, with male vocal solo composer  
Victor BS-92489 10-in. 9/10/1935 Maria de la O Orquesta Julio Roqué Instrumental ensemble, with male vocal solo composer  
Victor BAVE-93125 10-in. Between 3/25/1936 and 4/1/1936 Torerito Orquesta Adolfo Carabelli Instrumental ensemble, with vocal solo songwriter  
Victor BAVE-93172 10-in. 5/8/1936 María del Carmen Orquesta Típica Victor Instrumental ensemble composer  
Victor BAVE-93544 10-in. 3/30/1937 Ay! Maricruz! Orquesta Típica Victor Instrumental ensemble, with female vocal solo composer  
Victor BAVE-012884 10-in. 8/2/1939 Trinia Edgardo Donato Muchachos Instrumental ensemble composer  
Victor BAVE-012902 10-in. 8/10/1939 Doña sol Orquesta Típica Victor Instrumental ensemble composer  
Victor MBS-092316 10-in. before 1/9/1951 Francisco Alegre Sofia Alvarez ; Orquesta Gonzalo Cervera Female vocal solo, with instrumental ensemble songwriter  
Victor CU-441 10-in. before 6/7/1950 Cocido madrileño Los Xey Male vocal quartet composer  

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "López Quiroga, Manuel," accessed October 20, 2020, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/100109.

López Quiroga, Manuel. (2020). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved October 20, 2020, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/100109.

"López Quiroga, Manuel." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2020. Web. 20 October 2020.

DAHR Persistent Identifier

URI: https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/100109

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