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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.

= Recordings are available for online listening.
= Recordings were issued from this master. No recordings issued from other masters.

Recordings (Results 151-175 of 243 records)

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Victor BA-748 10-in. fall 1925 Sarandí Rosita Quiroga Female vocal solo, with instrumental ensemble vocalist, soprano vocal  
Victor BAVE-753 10-in. 1/3/1926 La musa mistonga Rosita Quiroga Female vocal solo, with guitars vocalist, soprano vocal  
Victor BAVE-754 10-in. 1/3/1926 Beba Rosita Quiroga Male vocal duet, with guitars vocalist, soprano vocal  
Victor BAVE-760 10-in. spring 1926 Como luces de Bengala Rosita Quiroga Female vocal solo, with guitars vocalist, soprano vocal  
Victor BAVE-761 10-in. spring 1926 Son grupos Rosita Quiroga Female vocal solo, with guitars vocalist, soprano vocal  
Victor BAVE-762 10-in. spring 1926 El amor a golpes Rosita Quiroga ; Juan M. Velich Comic scene speaker, author  
Victor BAVE-764 10-in. spring 1926 Mocosita Rosita Quiroga Female vocal solo, with guitars and piano vocalist, soprano vocal  
Victor BAVE-765 10-in. spring 1926 Horas tristes Rosita Quiroga Female vocal solo, with guitars vocalist, soprano vocal  
Victor BAVE-801 10-in. 7/8/1926 Sentencia Rosita Quiroga Female vocal solo, with piano vocalist, soprano vocal  
Victor BAVE-802 10-in. 7/8/1926 De mi sentir Rosita Quiroga Female vocal solo, with piano vocalist, soprano vocal  
Victor BAVE-831 10-in. summer 1926 Musiquita Rosita Quiroga Female vocal solo vocalist, soprano vocal  
Victor BAVE-832 10-in. summer 1926 Penando por su querer Rosita Quiroga Female vocal solo vocalist, soprano vocal  
Victor BAVE-851 10-in. summer 1926 Peor es nada Rosita Quiroga Female vocal solo vocalist, soprano vocal  
Victor BAVE-852 10-in. summer 1926 La milonga que faltaba Rosita Quiroga Female vocal solo vocalist, soprano vocal  
Victor BAVE-878 10-in. summer 1926 Viejo coche Rosita Quiroga Female vocal solo, with guitars vocalist, soprano vocal  
Victor BAVE-879 10-in. summer 1926 Pato Rosita Quiroga Female vocal solo, with guitars vocalist, soprano vocal  
Victor BAVE-902 10-in. summer 1926 Negro Rosita Quiroga Female vocal solo, with guitars vocalist, soprano vocal  
Victor BAVE-903 10-in. summer 1926 Traviesa Rosita Quiroga Female vocal solo, with guitars vocalist, soprano vocal  
Victor BAVE-939 10-in. fall 1926 Te acompaño el sentimiento Rosita Quiroga Female vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, soprano vocal  
Victor BAVE-940 10-in. fall 1926 Audacia Rosita Quiroga Female vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, soprano vocal  
Victor BAVE-943 10-in. Fall 1926 Como se dá el sí Compañía Victor de Comedias Comic scene author  
Victor BAVE-944 10-in. Fall 1926 Cosa fai morettina Compañía Victor de Comedias Comic scene author  
Victor BAVE-945 10-in. fall 1926 El sacristán Rosita Quiroga Female vocal solo vocalist, soprano vocal  
Victor BAVE-946 10-in. fall 1926 Tango negro Rosita Quiroga Female vocal solo vocalist, soprano vocal  
Victor BAVE-964 10-in. Fall 1926 Vete Rosita Quiroga Female vocal solo vocalist, soprano vocal  
(Results 151-175 of 243 records)

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Quiroga, Rosita," accessed June 18, 2024, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/111786.

Quiroga, Rosita. (2024). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved June 18, 2024, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/111786.

"Quiroga, Rosita." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2024. Web. 18 June 2024.

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

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