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, he was raised from a young age and musically trained in Montevideo, Uruguay. He died aged 65.

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

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1923 - 1947

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 101-125 of 172 records)

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Victor BA-684 10-in. 10/22/1925 Corazoncito de oro Orquesta Típica de Caro Instrumental ensemble composer  
Victor BAVE-754 10-in. 1/3/1926 Beba Rosita Quiroga Male vocal duet, with guitars composer  
Victor BAVE-882 10-in. Summer 1926 Simbad Carabelli Jazz Band Jazz/dance band composer  
Victor BAVE-1036 10-in. fall 1926 Julián Rosita Quiroga Female vocal solo, with guitars composer  
Victor BAVE-1090 10-in. winter 1926 A media luz Orquesta Típica A. Ferrazzano Instrumental ensemble composer  
Victor BAVE-1092 10-in. winter 1926 A media luz Rosita Quiroga Female vocal solo, with guitars composer  
Victor BAVE-1316 10-in. Summer 1927 Julián Orquesta Típica Victor Instrumental ensemble composer  
Victor BAVE-1476 10-in. Fall 1927 Aymore Orquesta Adolfo Carabelli Instrumental ensemble composer  
Victor [Vi cat 39139-A] 10-in. 12/9/1932 El huracan Edgardo Donato Muchachos ; Félix Gutiérrez Instrumental ensemble, with male vocal solo leader, composer  
Victor [Vi cat 39139-B] 10-in. 11/29/1937 Papas calientes Edgardo Donato Muchachos Instrumental ensemble leader  
Victor BAVE-012112 10-in. 2/5/1938 El estagiario Orquesta Tipica Edgardo Donato Instrumental ensemble leader  
Victor BAVE-012113 10-in. between 2/5/1938 and 2/9/1938 La milonga que faltaba Orquesta Tipica Edgardo Donato Instrumental ensemble leader  
Victor BAVE-012134 10-in. 3/9/1938 Qué será? Horacio Lagos ; Orquesta Tipica Edgardo Donato Instrumental ensemble, with male vocal solo leader  
Victor BAVE-012135 10-in. 3/9/1938 Sacale punta Horacio Lagos ; Orquesta Tipica Edgardo Donato Instrumental ensemble, with male vocal solo leader  
Victor BAVE-012809 10-in. between 5/30/1939 and 6/14/1939 Sinsabor Edgardo Donato Muchachos Jazz/dance band leader  
Victor BAVE-012810 10-in. between 5/30/1939 and 6/14/1939 Madrecita Edgardo Donato Muchachos Instrumental ensemble leader  
Victor BAVE-012883 10-in. 8/2/1939 Pasión criolla Edgardo Donato Muchachos Instrumental ensemble leader  
Victor BAVE-012884 10-in. 8/2/1939 Trinia Edgardo Donato Muchachos Instrumental ensemble leader  
Victor MBS-032024 10-in. before 2/22/1939 A media luz Susana Dulier ; Orquesta Argentina de Pepe de la Vega Female vocal solo, with jazz/dance band composer  
Victor BAVE-039073 10-in. approximately 11/14/1939 El torito Edgardo Donato Muchachos Instrumental ensemble leader  
Victor BAVE-039074 10-in. 11/14/1939 Noches correntinas Edgardo Donato Muchachos Instrumental ensemble, with male vocal duet leader  
Victor BAVE-039171 10-in. 1/11/1940 Mi serenata Edgardo Donato Muchachos ; Romeo Gavio ; Lita Morales Instrumental ensemble, with female-male vocal duet composer, leader  
Victor BAVE-039172 10-in. 1/11/1940 Volverás...¿pero cuando? Edgardo Donato Muchachos Instrumental ensemble, with mixed vocal trio leader  
Victor BAVE-039187 10-in. 1/24/1940 Triqui-tra Edgardo Donato Muchachos Instrumental ensemble leader, composer  
Victor BAVE-039229 10-in. 4/5/1940 Sinfonia de Arrabal Edgardo Donato Muchachos ; Romeo Gavioli ; Horacio Lagos ; Lita Morales Instrumental ensemble, with vocal trio leader  
(Results 101-125 of 172 records)

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Donato, Edgardo," accessed June 15, 2024, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/108102.

Donato, Edgardo. (2024). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved June 15, 2024, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/108102.

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