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 151-155 of 155 records)

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
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  
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  
(Results 151-155 of 155 records)


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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