Francisco de Caro

Francisco de Caro (Spanish pronunciation: [fɾanˈsisko ðe ˈkaɾo], 23 March 1898 – 31 July 1976), was an Argentinian pianist and composer. He is considered the most important representative of the tango romanza genre.

Birth and Death Data: Born March 23rd, 1898 (Buenos Aires), Died July 31st, 1976 (Buenos Aires)

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1920 - 1934

Roles Represented in DAHR: composer

Notes: Francisco's brother Julio de Caro also was a musician and composer.

Recordings

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Victor B-24417 10-in. 8/27/1920 Va cayendo gente al baile Orquesta Típica Select Instrumental ensemble composer  
Victor BAVE-44154 10-in. Summer 1928 Primer agua Juan Carlos Marambio Catán Male vocal solo, with guitar composer  
Victor BAVE-44193 10-in. Summer 1928 Colombina Orquesta Típica de Caro Instrumental ensemble composer  
Victor BAVE-44276 10-in. Fall 1928 Mala pinta Orquesta Típica de Caro Instrumental ensemble composer  
Victor BAVE-44294 10-in. Fall 1928 Loca bohemia Orquesta Típica de Caro Instrumental ensemble composer  
Victor BAVE-60649 10-in. Feb.-Mar. 1931 Flores negras Carlos Lafuente Male vocal solo composer  
Victor BAVE-86516 10-in. 6/1/1934 Bibelot Fernando Díaz ; Orquesta Típica Francisco J. Lomuto Instrumental ensemble, with male vocal solo composer  
Victor BAVE-1023 10-in. Fall 1926 Sueño azul Orquesta Típica de Caro Instrumental ensemble composer  
Victor BAVE-1169 10-in. Spring 1927 Corazón herido Orquesta Típica de Caro Instrumental ensemble composer  
Victor BAVE-1239 10-in. Summer 1927 Sueño azul Agesilao Ferrazzano ; C. V. G. Flores Violin and piano duet composer  
Victor BAVE-1423 10-in. Fall 1927 Flores negras Orquesta Típica de Caro Instrumental ensemble composer  
Victor BAVE-1651 10-in. Winter 1928 Flores negras Les Loups Guitar duet (Hawaiian) composer  
Victor BAVE-1670 10-in. Spring 1928 Primer agua Orquesta Típica de Caro Instrumental ensemble composer  

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Caro, Francisco de," accessed August 4, 2021, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/108214.

Caro, Francisco de. (2021). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved August 4, 2021, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/108214.

"Caro, Francisco de." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2021. Web. 4 August 2021.

DAHR Persistent Identifier

URI: https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/108214

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