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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 76-100 of 243 records)

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Victor BAVE-60622 10-in. Feb. 1931 Che Cipriano Rosita Quiroga Female vocal solo vocalist, soprano vocal  
Victor BAVE-60686 10-in. Feb.-Mar. 1931 El casamiento de Gregorio Compañía Victor de Comedias Comic scene author  
Victor BAVE-60687 10-in. Feb.-Mar. 1931 Se necesita un marido Compañía Victor de Comedias Comic scene author  
Victor BAVE-60908 10-in. Aug. 1931 Peluza en la escuela Compañía Victor de Comedias Comic scene author  
Victor BAVE-60909 10-in. Aug. 1931 Ay liberata, que tus amores me matan Compañía Victor de Comedias Comic scene author  
Victor BAVE-66640 10-in. between February and March 1932 Pincha...pincha...foot ball club Compañía Victor de Comedias Comic scene author  
Victor BAVE-66641 10-in. between February and March 1932 Pincha...pincha...foot ball club Compañía Victor de Comedias Comic scene composer  
Victor BAVE-66998 10-in. 12/28/1932 Flor de taupí Orquesta Típica Victor Instrumental ensemble, with male vocal solo composer  
Victor BAVE-74009 10-in. 1/16/1933 Flor de taupí Agustín Magaldi ; Pedro Noda Male vocal duet composer  
Victor BAVE-74087 10-in. Apr. 1933 Apologia tanguera Alberto Gómez Male vocal solo, with guitars songwriter  
Victor BA-114 10-in. 8/14/1922 Siempre criolla Rosita Quiroga Female vocal solo, with guitars vocalist, soprano vocal  
Victor BA-159 10-in. 11/6/1922 Sentimiento criollo Rosita Quiroga Female vocal solo, with guitars vocalist, soprano vocal, composer  
Victor BA-160 10-in. 11/6/1922 Echando buena Rosita Quiroga Female vocal solo, with guitars vocalist, soprano vocal  
Victor BA-193 10-in. 1/15/1923 Matrera Rosa del Carril ; Rosita Quiroga Female vocal duet, with 2 guitars composer, vocalist, soprano vocal  
Victor BA-194 10-in. 1/22/1923 El biguá Rosa del Carril ; Rosita Quiroga Female vocal duet, with 2 guitars vocalist, soprano vocal  
Victor BA-198 10-in. 1/15/1923 La tipa Rosita Quiroga Female vocal solo, with 2 guitars vocalist, soprano vocal  
Victor BA-199 10-in. 1/15/1923 Me abandonaste Rosita Quiroga Female vocal solo, with 2 guitars vocalist, soprano vocal  
Victor BA-241 10-in. 7/10/1923 A mi oscuro Rosa del Carril ; Rosita Quiroga Female vocal duet, with 2 guitars vocalist, soprano vocal  
Victor BA-242 10-in. 3/21/1923 El viejo gladiador Rosa del Carril ; Rosita Quiroga Female vocal duet, with guitars vocalist, soprano vocal  
Victor BA-243 10-in. 3/14/1923 Añorando Rosita Quiroga Female vocal solo, with 2 guitars vocalist, soprano vocal  
Victor BA-244 10-in. 3/14/1923 Recordando Rosita Quiroga Female vocal solo, with 2 guitars vocalist, soprano vocal  
Victor BA-247 10-in. 3/21/1923 La retrechera Rosa del Carril ; Rosita Quiroga Female vocal duet, with guitars vocalist, soprano vocal  
Victor BA-248 10-in. 3/23/1923 Desavenencia Rosa del Carril ; Rosita Quiroga Female vocal duet, with guitars vocalist, soprano vocal  
Victor BA-305 10-in. 6/14/1923 Polola mía Rosa del Carril ; Rosita Quiroga Female vocal duet, with orchestra vocalist, soprano vocal  
Victor BA-306 10-in. 6/14/1923 Sollozos Rosita Quiroga Female vocal solo, with guitar and harmonium vocalist, soprano vocal  
(Results 76-100 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.

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

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