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 151-172 of 172 records)

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Brunswick E29913 10-in. 5/15/1929 Se va la lancha Orquesta Tipica de Madriguera Instrumental ensemble composer  
Brunswick E29914 10-in. 5/15/1929 Se va la lancha Pilar Arcos Female vocal solo, with instrumental ensemble composer  
Brunswick E30116 10-in. 6/19/1929 T.B.C. Genaro Veiga Male vocal solo, with instrumental ensemble composer  
Brunswick E21444-E21446 10-in. 2/8/1927 Muchacho Meyer Davis Orquesta Jazz/dance band composer  
Brunswick E23370-E23372 10-in. 5/31/1927 A media luz Pilar Arcos ; Los Floridians Jazz/dance band, with female vocal solo composer  
Brunswick E25148-E25149 10-in. 11/10/1927 Oiga Los Floridians ; Carlos Mejía Male vocal solo, with jazz/dance band composer  
Brunswick E25600-E25601 10-in. 12/14/1927 A media luz Florencio Ferrario Male vocal solo, with instrumental trio composer  
Brunswick E26755-E26756 10-in. 3/1/1928 A media luz Los Floridians Jazz/dance band composer  
Brunswick LA151-LA152 10-in. Nov. 1926 Julian Celia Pastor Bonoris Female vocal solo, with orchestra composer  
Brunswick 233bf 10-in. 1926 Julian Marek Weber Adlon Orchestra Orchestra composer  
Brunswick BA921 10-in. 1930 Estampa serrana Orquesta Tipica Edgardo Donato Instrumental ensemble leader  
Brunswick BA1035 10-in. 1931 Palabras falsas Luis Díaz ; Orquesta Tipica Edgardo Donato Instrumental ensemble, with male vocal solo leader  
Brunswick BA1059 10-in. 1931 Desertora Luis Díaz ; Orquesta Tipica Edgardo Donato Instrumental ensemble, with male vocal solo leader, songwriter  
Brunswick BA1095 10-in. 1931 Mamita, perdon Orquesta Tipica Edgardo Donato Instrumental ensemble leader  
Brunswick BA1155 10-in. 1931 El barrio murmura Orquesta Tipica Edgardo Donato Instrumental ensemble, with male vocal solo leader  
Brunswick B12189 10-in. 7/12/1932 Aquella flor! (That flower!) : Tango Hernan Rodríguez Male vocal solo, with piano and guitar songwriter  
Brunswick B14112 10-in. 10/4/1933 El Ratón Mickey (Mickey Mouse) : Tango El Tango Romantico Instrumental ensemble composer  
Edison 11469 10-in. 1/26/1927 Julian tango Meyer Davis Hotel Lorraine Orchestra Jazz/dance band composer  
Gramophone 0J321 10-in. before July 1932 Aquella flor Alfredo Marino ; Héctor Morel ; Orquesta Típica Palermo Instrumental ensemble, with male vocal duet songwriter  
Gramophone BDR4656 10-in. 6/1/1927 A media luz Marek Weber Orchestra Jazz/dance band composer  
Gramophone 0A12530 10-in. approximately 1938 El chamuyo Edgardo Donato Muchachos Instrumental ensemble leader  
Gennett 9820 10-in. 10/31/1925 Julian Mariani Tango Orchestra Instrumental ensemble composer  
(Results 151-172 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.

"Donato, Edgardo." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2024. Web. 15 June 2024.

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

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