Mário Lago

Mário Lago OMC ( November 26, 1911 — May 30, 2002) was a Brazilian lawyer, poet, broadcaster, composer and actor.

In the 1940s and 1950s, he was known for composing popular samba songs, such as "Ai! que saudade da Amélia" and "Atire a primeira pedra", both in partnership with Ataulfo Alves.

Birth and Death Data: Born 1911 (Rio de Janeiro), Died 2002 (Rio de Janeiro)

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1936 - 1941

Roles Represented in DAHR: composer, songwriter

Recordings

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Victor 80253 10-in. 11/12/1936 Se essa rua fosse minha Luís Barbosa Male vocal solo songwriter  
Victor 80394 10-in. 5/4/1937 Bate, bate coração Aracy de Almeida Female vocal solo songwriter  
Victor 80617 10-in. 11/20/1937 Questão de vez Bando da Lua Vocal and instrumental ensemble songwriter  
Victor 80762 10-in. 5/11/1938 Nada além Orlando Silva Male vocal solo songwriter  
Victor 80763 10-in. 5/11/1938 Enquanto houver saudades Orlando Silva Male vocal solo songwriter  
Victor 80928 10-in. 11/7/1938 Na mão direita Sílvio Caldas ; Orchestra Victor Brasileira Male vocal solo, with instrumental ensemble composer  
Victor 033055 10-in. 4/14/1939 Dá-me tuas mãos Orlando Silva Male vocal solo songwriter  
Victor 033082 10-in. 6/1/1939 Numero um Orlando Silva Male vocal solo, with instrumental ensemble songwriter  
Victor 033158 10-in. 9/12/1939 Dá-me tuas mãos Laurindo Almeida ; Garoto Guitar duet songwriter  
Victor BS-063795 10-in. 4/21/1941 Aurora The Bostonians ; Vaughn Monroe's Orchestra Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo and vocal ensemble composer  
Victor BS-065064 10-in. 4/28/1941 Aurora Tito Guizar Male vocal solo, with instrumental ensemble songwriter  
Victor BS-065236 10-in. 5/8/1941 Aurora Maury Cross ; Kaydets ; Swing and Sway with Sammy Kaye Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo, male vocal trio, and vocal ensemble composer  

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Lago, Mário," accessed January 18, 2022, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/102040.

Lago, Mário. (2022). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved January 18, 2022, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/102040.

"Lago, Mário." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2022. Web. 18 January 2022.

DAHR Persistent Identifier

URI: https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/102040

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