Edgardo Donato

Edgardo Donato (Spanish pronunciation: [eðˈɣaɾðo ðoˈnato]; April 14, 1897 - February 15, 1963) was a tango composer and orchestra leader, born in Buenos Aires, Argentina, raised from a young age and musically trained in Montevideo, Uruguay.

Birth and Death Data: Born April 14, 1897 (Buenos Aires), Died February 15, 1963 (Buenos Aires)

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1923 - 1941

Roles Represented in DAHR: leader, composer, songwriter

Notes: Edgardo Donato's father, Ernesto Donato, was a mandolinist, cellist, and conductor; his brother Osvaldo was a pianist, bandleader, and composer; his brother Ascanio (A. E. Donato) was a cellist and composer.

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Recordings (Results 76-100 of 155 records)

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Victor BAVE-93200 10-in. 6/10/1936 Embrujo gitano Orquesta Tipica Edgardo Donato Instrumental ensemble, with male vocal solo leader  
Victor BAVE-93201 10-in. 6/10/1936 Belén Orquesta Tipica Edgardo Donato Instrumental ensemble leader  
Victor BAVE-93230 10-in. June 1936 Si tú supieras Edgardo Donato Muchachos Instrumental ensemble, with male vocal duet leader  
Victor BAVE-93231 10-in. 7/1/1936 Sólo un recuerdo Orquesta Tipica Edgardo Donato Instrumental ensemble, with male vocal solo leader  
Victor BAVE-93262 10-in. 8/5/1936 or 8/6/1936 Gallito Edgardo Donato Muchachos Instrumental ensemble leader  
Victor BAVE-93263 10-in. 8/6/1936 La tablada Edgardo Donato Muchachos Instrumental ensemble leader  
Victor BAVE-93326 10-in. 9/10/1936 Me voy a baraja Orquesta Tipica Edgardo Donato Instrumental ensemble, with male vocal solo leader  
Victor BAVE-93327 10-in. 9/10/1936 Sombras de ayer Orquesta Tipica Edgardo Donato Instrumental ensemble, with male vocal solo leader  
Victor BAVE-93366 10-in. Between 10/3/1936 and 10/7/1936 Se va la vida Orquesta Tipica Edgardo Donato Instrumental ensemble leader  
Victor BAVE-93367 10-in. 10/7/1936 Adios a gardel Orquesta Tipica Edgardo Donato Instrumental ensemble, with male vocal solo leader  
Victor BAVE-93488 10-in. 1/23/1937 Pierrot apasionado Edgardo Donato Muchachos ; Horacio Lagos Instrumental ensemble, with male vocal solo leader  
Victor BAVE-93489 10-in. 1/23/1937 No te cases Edgardo Donato Muchachos ; Horacio Lagos Instrumental ensemble, with male vocal solo leader, composer  
Victor BAVE-93819 10-in. 7/16/1937 María Orquesta Tipica Edgardo Donato Instrumental ensemble, with male vocal solo leader, composer  
Victor BAVE-93820 10-in. 7/16/1937 Hacete cartel Edgardo Donato Muchachos Instrumental ensemble, with male vocal solo composer, leader  
Victor BAVE-93994 10-in. 11/29/1937 Papas calientes Edgardo Donato Muchachos Instrumental ensemble leader  
Victor BAVE-93995 10-in. 11/29/1937 Virgencita Orquesta Tipica Edgardo Donato Instrumental ensemble, with male vocal solo leader  
Victor BA-477 10-in. 12/14/1923 Julián Orquesta Típica Fresedo Instrumental ensemble composer  
Victor BA-518 10-in. Fall 1924 Julián Rosita Quiroga Female vocal solo, with piano and orchestra composer  
Victor BA-545 10-in. Winter 1925 Beba Rosita Quiroga Female vocal solo, with instrumental ensemble composer  
Victor BA-546 10-in. Winter 1925 Corazoncito de oro Orquesta Pereyra ; Rosita Quiroga Female vocal solo, with instrumental ensemble composer  
Victor BA-621 10-in. 6/25/1925 Julián Pedro Laurenz ; Pedro Maffia Bandoneón duet composer  
Victor BA-630 10-in. 7/6/1925 Puras plumas Orquesta Típica de Caro Instrumental ensemble composer  
Victor BA-656 10-in. 9/10/1925 or 9/17/1925 Muchacho Rosita Quiroga Female vocal solo, with orchestra composer  
Victor BA-662 10-in. 9/21/1925 Muchacho Orquesta Típica de Caro Instrumental ensemble composer  
Victor BA-676 10-in. 10/13/1925 Beba Orquesta Típica de Caro Instrumental ensemble composer  
(Results 76-100 of 155 records)

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Donato, Edgardo," accessed February 4, 2023, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/108102.

Donato, Edgardo. (2023). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved February 4, 2023, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/108102.

"Donato, Edgardo." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2023. Web. 4 February 2023.

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URI: https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/108102

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