Augusto Pedro Berto

Augusto Pedro Berto (Bahía Blanca, 4 February 1889 – 29 April 1953) was an Argentine composer and bandoneón player who was the first composer to spread popular Argentine music in Europe. He is best known for his tango compositions.

Birth and Death Data: Born February 4, 1889 (Bahía Blanca), Died April 29, 1953

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1917 - 1952

Roles Represented in DAHR: composer, leader, arranger

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Recordings (Results 26-50 of 72 records)

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Victor BA-289 10-in. 6/27/1923 No interesa Orquesta Típica Augusto P. Berto Instrumental ensemble composer  
Victor BA-290 10-in. 6/27/1923 Papa en puerta Orquesta Típica Augusto P. Berto Instrumental ensemble composer  
Victor BA-294 10-in. 5/17/1923 Fray Mocho Orquesta Típica Augusto P. Berto Instrumental ensemble leader, composer  
Victor BA-295 10-in. 5/17/1923 Negrita Orquesta Típica Augusto P. Berto Instrumental ensemble leader, composer  
Victor XVE-321 10-in. 2/8/1928 ¿Dónde estás corazón? Sexteto Habanero Vocal and instrumental ensemble composer  
Victor BA-335 10-in. 7/16/1923 Meu passarinho Orquesta Típica Augusto P. Berto Instrumental ensemble composer  
Victor BA-336 10-in. 7/16/1923 Foi ella que me deixou Orquesta Típica Augusto P. Berto Instrumental ensemble arranger  
Victor BA-428 10-in. 10/31/1923 Perjura Juan Carlos Marambio Catán Male vocal solo, with instrumental ensemble composer  
Victor BA-429 10-in. fall 1924 El turbión Orquesta Típica Augusto P. Berto Instrumental ensemble leader  
Victor BA-430 10-in. 10/31/1923 Perjura Orquesta Típica Augusto P. Berto Instrumental ensemble composer  
Victor BA-513[a] 10-in. Fall 1924 Sultana Orquesta Típica Augusto P. Berto Instrumental ensemble leader  
Victor BA-514 10-in. fall 1924 Algo regio Orquesta Típica Augusto P. Berto Instrumental ensemble leader  
Victor BAVE-792 10-in. Spring 1926 Díganle que yo la adoro Orquesta Típica Bohr Instrumental ensemble composer  
Victor BAVE-1053 10-in. winter 1926 La payanca Orquesta Típica Victor Instrumental ensemble composer  
Victor BAVE-1069 10-in. winter 1926 Don Esteban Orquesta Típica de Caro Instrumental ensemble composer  
Victor BAVE-1110 10-in. winter 1926 Don Esteban Agesilao Ferrazzano ; Rafael Iriarte ; Rosendo Pesoa Instrumental trio composer  
Victor G-1931 10-in. 5/3/1917 A merced de las olas Orquesta Típica Augusto P. Berto Instrumental quintet composer, leader  
Victor G-1932 10-in. 5/3/1917 La biblioteca Orquesta Típica Augusto P. Berto Instrumental quintet composer, leader  
Victor G-1933 10-in. 5/3/1917 Lamentos de un criollo Orquesta Típica Augusto P. Berto Instrumental quintet leader  
Victor G-1934 10-in. 5/3/1917 La picasa Orquesta Típica Augusto P. Berto Instrumental quintet leader  
Victor G-1935 10-in. 5/3/1917 Jenny Orquesta Típica Augusto P. Berto Instrumental quintet leader, composer  
Victor G-1936 10-in. 5/3/1917 La payanca Orquesta Típica Augusto P. Berto Instrumental quintet leader  
Victor G-1937 10-in. 5/3/1917 Como me gusta Orquesta Típica Augusto P. Berto Instrumental quintet leader, composer  
Victor G-1938 10-in. 5/3/1917 El rastreador Orquesta Típica Augusto P. Berto Instrumental quintet leader  
Victor G-1939 10-in. 5/3/1917 La salteña Orquesta Típica Augusto P. Berto Instrumental quintet composer, leader  
(Results 26-50 of 72 records)

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Berto, Augusto Pedro," accessed June 24, 2024, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/108609.

Berto, Augusto Pedro. (2024). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved June 24, 2024, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/108609.

"Berto, Augusto Pedro." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2024. Web. 24 June 2024.

DAHR Persistent Identifier

URI: https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/108609

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