Agustín Magaldi

Agustín Magaldi (December 1, 1898 – September 8, 1938) was a tango and milonga singer. His nickname was "the sentimental voice of Buenos Aires." Magaldi took part in the opening broadcasts of Argentina's LOY Radio Nacional in July 1924.

Magaldi suffered from liver disease and was admitted to Sanatorium Otamendi early in September 1938. An operation by Dr. Pedro Valdez was successful, but the patient died 48 hours later. He was buried in the Chacarita Cemetery in Buenos Aires.

Birth and Death Data: Born December 1st, 1898 (Rosario), Died 1938 (Buenos Aires)

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1924 - 1939

Roles Represented in DAHR: tenor vocal, composer, songwriter, lyricist

Recordings (Results 1-25 of 172 records)

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Victor BAVE-44006 10-in. Spring 1928 Alas caídas Agustín Magaldi Male vocal solo, with guitar vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor BAVE-44007 10-in. Spring 1928 Oración campera Agustín Magaldi ; Pedro Noda Male vocal duet, with guitar vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor BAVE-44008 10-in. Spring 1928 Pobre mascarita Agustín Magaldi Male vocal solo, with guitars vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor BAVE-44009 10-in. Spring 1928 Yo te recuerdo, madre Agustín Magaldi ; Pedro Noda Male vocal duet, with guitars vocalist, tenor vocal, songwriter  
Victor BAVE-44072 10-in. Spring 1928 Gorjeos Agustín Magaldi Male vocal solo, with guitars vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor BAVE-44073 10-in. Spring 1928 Pucha que soy desgraciado Agustín Magaldi ; Pedro Noda Male vocal duet, with guitars vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor BAVE-44090 10-in. Summer 1928 Fru fru... Agustín Magaldi Male vocal solo, with guitars and banjo vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor BAVE-44091 10-in. Summer 1928 Ay... corazón Agustín Magaldi ; Pedro Noda Male vocal duet, with guitars vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor BAVE-44156 10-in. Summer 1928 Mala junta Agustín Magaldi Male vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor BAVE-44157 10-in. Summer 1928 Mi dolor Agustín Magaldi ; Pedro Noda Male vocal duet, with guitars vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor BAVE-44158 10-in. Summer 1928 Berretín Agustín Magaldi Male vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor BAVE-44159 10-in. Summer 1928 Cumpleaños gaucho Agustín Magaldi ; Pedro Noda Male vocal duet, with guitars vocalist, tenor vocal, composer  
Victor BAVE-44160 10-in. Summer 1928 En un pueblito español Agustín Magaldi Male vocal solo, with guitars vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor BAVE-44161 10-in. Summer 1928 Cruel destino Agustín Magaldi ; Pedro Noda Male vocal duet, with guitars vocalist, tenor vocal, lyricist  
Victor BAVE-44210 10-in. Summer 1928 La muchacha del circo Agustín Magaldi Male vocal solo, with guitars vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor BAVE-44211 10-in. Summer 1928 Ramona Agustín Magaldi ; Pedro Noda Male vocal duet, with guitars and orchestra vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor BAVE-44246 10-in. Summer 1928 De punta y hacha Orquesta Típica Victor Instrumental ensemble composer  
Victor BAVE-44268 10-in. Summer 1928 Porteiro suba e diga Agustín Magaldi Male vocal solo, with guitars vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor BAVE-44269 10-in. Summer 1928 Guitarra que chora Agustín Magaldi Male vocal solo, with guitar vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor BAVE-44278 10-in. Fall 1928 Mágica flor Agustín Magaldi Male vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor BAVE-44279 10-in. Fall 1928 No te vayas Agustín Magaldi Male vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, tenor vocal, composer  
Victor BAVE-44344 10-in. Winter 1929 Pasó la mina Agustín Magaldi Male vocal solo, with guitars vocalist, tenor vocal, composer  
Victor BAVE-44345 10-in. Winter 1929 Deja nomás Agustín Magaldi ; Pedro Noda Female-male vocal duet, with guitars vocalist, tenor vocal, composer  
Victor BAVE-66892 10-in. 9/1/1932 De mi tierra criolla Magaldi-Noda Male vocal duet, with guitars vocalist, tenor vocal, composer  
Victor BAVE-66893 10-in. 9/1/1932 Mis delirios Magaldi-Noda Male vocal duet, with guitars vocalist, tenor vocal, songwriter  
(Results 1-25 of 172 records)

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Magaldi, Agustín," accessed August 15, 2020, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/107868.

Magaldi, Agustín. (2020). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved August 15, 2020, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/107868.

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