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Rosita Quiroga

Rosa Rodríguez Quiroga de Capiello (January 16, 1896 in Buenos Aires – October 16, 1984), better known as Rosita Quiroga, was an Argentine singer, lyricist and composer. She was the first woman tango singer from the poorer side of Buenos Aires, but is remembered primarily for performing the first song recorded in Argentina, La musa mistonga.

Birth and Death Data: Born 1901 (Buenos Aires), Died October 16, 1984 (Buenos Aires)

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1922 - 1937

Roles Represented in DAHR: soprano vocal, author, composer, songwriter, speaker, guitar

Notes: Also seen on disc labels as Rosa Quiroga. As a songwriter she is sometimes identified by her real name, Rosa Rodriguez.

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= Recordings were issued from this master. No recordings issued from other masters.

Recordings (Results 26-50 of 243 records)

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Victor BAVE-44406 10-in. winter 1928 Las doce de la noche Rosita Quiroga Female vocal solo, with instrumental ensemble vocalist, soprano vocal  
Victor BAVE-44407 10-in. winter 1928 Hacelo por la vieja Rosita Quiroga Female vocal solo, with instrumental ensemble vocalist, soprano vocal  
Victor BAVE-44432 10-in. winter 1928 T. B. C. Rosita Quiroga Female vocal solo, with guitar vocalist, soprano vocal  
Victor BAVE-44433 10-in. winter 1928 Engrupida Rosita Quiroga Female vocal solo, with guitar vocalist, soprano vocal  
Victor BAVE-44454 10-in. winter 1928 Es preciso que te vayas Rosita Quiroga Female vocal solo, with guitars vocalist, soprano vocal  
Victor BAVE-44455 10-in. winter 1928 El as de los ases Rosita Quiroga Female vocal solo, with guitar vocalist, soprano vocal  
Victor BAVE-44484 10-in. spring 1929 En la vía Rosita Quiroga Female vocal solo, with guitars vocalist, soprano vocal  
Victor BAVE-44485 10-in. spring 1929 Tu culpa Rosita Quiroga Female vocal solo, with harp and guitars vocalist, soprano vocal  
Victor BAVE-44516 10-in. spring 1929 La vieja Ciriaca Rosita Quiroga Female vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, soprano vocal  
Victor BAVE-44517 10-in. spring 1929 Viejo patio Rosita Quiroga Female vocal solo, with guitars vocalist, soprano vocal  
Victor BAVE-44548 10-in. Summer 1929 Besos de plata Rosita Quiroga Female vocal solo, with instrumental ensemble vocalist, soprano vocal  
Victor BAVE-44549 10-in. Summer 1929 Culpas ajenas Rosita Quiroga Female vocal solo, with instrumental ensemble vocalist, soprano vocal  
Victor BAVE-44572 10-in. Summer 1929 Radioescucha Compañía Victor de Comedias Comic scene author  
Victor BAVE-44573 10-in. Summer 1929 Radioescucha Compañía Victor de Comedias Comic scene author  
Victor BAVE-44655 10-in. Fall 1929 Vieja guitarra Rosita Quiroga Female vocal solo, with instrumental ensemble vocalist, soprano vocal  
Victor BAVE-44656 10-in. Fall 1929 Petrona Rosita Quiroga Female vocal solo, with instrumental ensemble vocalist, soprano vocal  
Victor BAVE-44694 10-in. Fall 1929 Cosas de carnaval Compañía Victor de Comedias Comic scene author  
Victor BAVE-44695 10-in. Fall 1929 Cuestiones matrimoniales Compañía Victor de Comedias Comic scene author  
Victor BAVE-44729 10-in. Fall 1929 El fantasma de la Boca Rosita Quiroga Female vocal solo vocalist, soprano vocal  
Victor BAVE-44730 10-in. Fall 1929 Sentimiento malevo Rosita Quiroga Female vocal solo, with guitar vocalist, soprano vocal  
Victor BAVE-44750 10-in. Fall 1929 Y... taconeando salió Rosita Quiroga Female vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, soprano vocal  
Victor BAVE-44751 10-in. Fall 1929 Has cambiado por completo Rosita Quiroga Female vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, soprano vocal  
Victor BAVE-44809 10-in. Fall 1929 Saber vivir Compañía Victor de Comedias Comic scene author  
Victor BAVE-44810 10-in. Fall 1929 Dolce far niente Compañía Victor de Comedias Comic scene author  
Victor BAVE-44883 10-in. Fall 1929 Te odio Rosita Quiroga Female vocal solo, with guitars vocalist, soprano vocal  
(Results 26-50 of 243 records)

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Quiroga, Rosita," accessed June 19, 2024, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/111786.

Quiroga, Rosita. (2024). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved June 19, 2024, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/111786.

"Quiroga, Rosita." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2024. Web. 19 June 2024.

DAHR Persistent Identifier

URI: https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/111786

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