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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 176-200 of 243 records)

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Victor BAVE-965 10-in. Fall 1926 En decadencia Rosita Quiroga Female vocal solo vocalist, soprano vocal  
Victor BAVE-966 10-in. fall 1926 Sonsa Rosita Quiroga Female vocal solo vocalist, soprano vocal  
Victor BAVE-971 10-in. fall 1926 De mi barrio Rosita Quiroga Female vocal solo vocalist, soprano vocal  
Victor BAVE-985 10-in. Fall 1926 Tristeza turca Compañía Victor de Comedias Comic scene, with guitar author  
Victor BAVE-986 10-in. Fall 1926 Bochinche en un cabaret Compañía Victor de Comedias Comic scene, with guitar author  
Victor BAVE-993 10-in. Fall 1926 Tango Rosita Quiroga Female vocal solo, with guitars vocalist, soprano vocal  
Victor BAVE-994 10-in. Fall 1926 María Rosita Quiroga Female vocal solo, with guitars vocalist, soprano vocal  
Victor BAVE-1018 10-in. fall 1926 Estoy borracha Rosita Quiroga Female vocal solo, with 2 guitars vocalist, soprano vocal  
Victor BAVE-1019 10-in. fall 1926 Tengo miedo Rosita Quiroga Female vocal solo, with 2 guitars vocalist, soprano vocal  
Victor BAVE-1026 10-in. fall 1926 Venganza Rosita Quiroga Female vocal solo, with guitars vocalist, soprano vocal  
Victor BAVE-1027 10-in. fall 1926 Soñadora Rosita Quiroga Female vocal solo, with guitars vocalist, soprano vocal  
Victor BAVE-1036 10-in. fall 1926 Julián Rosita Quiroga Female vocal solo, with guitars vocalist, soprano vocal  
Victor BAVE-1037 10-in. fall 1926 Negra mala Rosita Quiroga Female vocal solo, with guitars vocalist, soprano vocal  
Victor BAVE-1042 10-in. fall 1926 Campera Rosita Quiroga Female vocal solo, with guitars vocalist, soprano vocal, composer  
Victor BAVE-1043 10-in. fall 1926 Flor de fango Rosita Quiroga Female vocal solo, with guitars vocalist, soprano vocal  
Victor BAVE-1062 10-in. winter 1926 Guardia vieja Rosita Quiroga Female vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, soprano vocal  
Victor BAVE-1063 10-in. winter 1926 Acordate Rosita Quiroga Female vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, soprano vocal  
Victor BAVE-1070 10-in. winter 1926 Puente alsina Rosita Quiroga Female vocal solo, with guitars vocalist, soprano vocal  
Victor BAVE-1071 10-in. winter 1926 Mate dulce Rosita Quiroga Female vocal solo, with guitars vocalist, soprano vocal  
Victor BAVE-1088 10-in. winter 1926 Gran señor Rosita Quiroga Female vocal solo, with guitars vocalist, soprano vocal  
Victor BAVE-1089 10-in. winter 1926 Mala suerte Rosita Quiroga Female vocal solo, with guitars vocalist, soprano vocal  
Victor BAVE-1092 10-in. winter 1926 A media luz Rosita Quiroga Female vocal solo, with guitars vocalist, soprano vocal  
Victor BAVE-1093 10-in. winter 1926 El ciruja Rosita Quiroga Female vocal solo, with guitars vocalist, soprano vocal  
Victor BAVE-1103 10-in. winter 1926 Trago amargo Rosita Quiroga Female vocal solo, with guitars vocalist, soprano vocal  
Victor BAVE-1104 10-in. winter 1926 Tus besos fueron míos Rosita Quiroga Female vocal solo, with guitars vocalist, soprano vocal  
(Results 176-200 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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