Tata Nacho

Ignacio Fernández Esperón [aka Tata Nacho] (Oaxaca 14 February 1894 – 1968) was a Mexican composer. He grew up in Oaxaca in a middle-class home. His alias Tata Nacho was a childhood nickname. In 1937 he debuted his music on XEW, Mexico City's best known radio station. In 1947 he was given his own radio program Así es mi tierra. He composed over two hundred songs.

Birth and Death Data: Born February 14th, 1894 (Oaxaca), Died Mexico City

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1921 - 1950

Roles Represented in DAHR: composer, lyricist, vocalist, songwriter, director

Notes: Original name: Ignacio Fernández Esperón,

Recordings (Results 1-25 of 86 records)

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Victor B-26000 10-in. 12/22/1921 La borrachita Trío Nava Male vocal duet, with guitar composer  
Victor B-26032 10-in. 1/16/1922 La borrachita Orquesta Internacional Orchestra composer  
Victor B-27493 10-in. 2/15/1923 La borrachita Enrique Herrera Vega ; Rodolfo Hoyos Male vocal duet, with orchestra composer  
Victor B-30136 10-in. 5/26/1924 Adiós mi chaparrita Jorge Añez ; Alcides Briceño Male vocal duet, with instrumental ensemble composer  
Victor B-30137 10-in. 5/26/1924 La ausencia Jorge Añez ; Alcides Briceño Male vocal duet, with instrumental ensemble composer  
Victor B-31711 10-in. 1/15/1925 Prontito será Juan Pulido Male vocal solo, with orchestra composer  
Victor B-32232 10-in. 3/20/1925 La borrachita Joaquina S. Trápaga de Meade Female vocal solo, with piano composer  
Victor BVE-33565 10-in. 10/13/1925 La borrachita Victor Mixed Chorus Mixed vocal chorus, with orchestra composer  
Victor BVE-36866 10-in. 10/25/1926 Qué triste estoy Margarita Cueto Female vocal solo, with orchestra composer  
Victor BVE-36967 10-in. 11/26/1926 The guayaba Cantantes de la Orquesta Típica Mexicana Male vocal solo, with instrumental ensemble composer  
Victor BVE-37897 10-in. 4/20/1927 La borrachita Sofia Del Campo Soprano vocal solo, with orchestra composer  
Victor BVE-39499 10-in. 9/8/1927 Quera Dios ... ! Margarita Cueto Female vocal solo, with instrumental ensemble composer  
Victor BVE-40801 10-in. 10/31/1927 La borrachita Jesse Crawford Pipe organ solo composer  
Victor BVE-41062 10-in. 11/22/1927 Ya va cayendo Margarita Cueto ; Carlos Mejía Female-male vocal duet, with orchestra composer  
Victor PBVE-42262 10-in. 5/6/1928 Ya va cayendo Dolores Del Rio Soprano vocal solo, with instrumental ensemble composer  
Victor BVE-42350 10-in. 5/22/1928 Otra vez Quiroz y Frías Male vocal duet, with guitars and cello composer  
Victor BVE-43459 10-in. 4/14/1928 La borrachita Hermanos Hernández Vocal and instrumental trio composer  
Victor BVE-45549 10-in. 6/1/1928 Menudita Luis Zamudio Male vocal solo, with orchestra composer  
Victor BVE-46199 10-in. 10/1/1928 Dime, ingrata Trío Garnica-Ascencio Female vocal trio, with piano composer  
Victor BVE-47706 10-in. 10/4/1928 Mírenme esos ojitos Trío Garnica-Ascencio Female vocal trio, with piano composer  
Victor BVE-48328 10-in. 2/1/1929 La otra vez Trío Garnica-Ascencio Female vocal trio, with instrumental ensemble composer  
Victor BVE-48329 10-in. 2/1/1929 Capullito de rosa Trío Garnica-Ascencio Female vocal trio, with instrumental ensemble composer  
Victor BVE-48343 10-in. 2/7/1929 Morenita tapatía Trío Garnica-Ascencio Female vocal trio, with instrumental ensemble composer  
Victor BVE-48365 10-in. 2/14/1929 Gringuita mía Trío Garnica-Ascencio Female vocal trio, with instrumental ensemble composer  
Victor BVE-48461 10-in. 12/13/1928 Blanca Ascencio ; Carlos Mejía Female-male vocal duet, with orchestra composer  
(Results 1-25 of 86 records)

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Nacho, Tata," accessed October 19, 2020, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/111487.

Nacho, Tata. (2020). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved October 19, 2020, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/111487.

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