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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 201-225 of 243 records)

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Victor BAVE-1106 10-in. winter 1926 Ausencia Rosita Quiroga Female vocal solo vocalist, soprano vocal  
Victor BAVE-1107 10-in. winter 1926 Guarda la luna Rosita Quiroga Female vocal solo vocalist, soprano vocal  
Victor BAVE-1138 10-in. spring 1927 Lío internacional Compañía Victor de Comedias Comic scene author  
Victor BAVE-1139 10-in. spring 1927 Arrorró mi nene Compañía Victor de Comedias Comic scene author  
Victor BAVE-1140 10-in. spring 1927 Maula Rosita Quiroga Female vocal solo, with guitars vocalist, soprano vocal  
Victor BAVE-1141 10-in. spring 1927 Mandria Rosita Quiroga Female vocal solo, with guitars vocalist, soprano vocal  
Victor BAVE-1196 10-in. spring 1927 Silbando Rosita Quiroga Female vocal solo, with guitars vocalist, soprano vocal  
Victor BAVE-1197 10-in. spring 1927 Dame ese cuchillo Rosita Quiroga Female vocal solo, with guitars vocalist, soprano vocal  
Victor BAVE-1210 10-in. Summer 1927 Fiesta campestre Compañía Victor de Comedias Comic scene author  
Victor BAVE-1249 10-in. summer 1927 Ladrillo Rosita Quiroga Female vocal solo, with instrumental ensemble vocalist, soprano vocal  
Victor BAVE-1250 10-in. summer 1927 Madrecita yo me muero Rosita Quiroga Female vocal solo, with instrumental ensemble vocalist, soprano vocal  
Victor BAVE-1251 10-in. summer 1927 Calandria Rosita Quiroga Female vocal solo, with instrumental ensemble vocalist, soprano vocal  
Victor BAVE-1252 10-in. summer 1927 Mano a mano Rosita Quiroga Female vocal solo, with instrumental ensemble vocalist, soprano vocal  
Victor BAVE-1253 10-in. summer 1927 Príncipe Rosita Montemar ; Rosita Quiroga Female vocal duet, with instrumental ensemble vocalist, soprano vocal  
Victor BAVE-1292 10-in. Summer 1927 Fallaste corazón Rosita Quiroga Female vocal solo, with guitars vocalist, soprano vocal  
Victor BAVE-1293 10-in. Summer 1927 Farolito de mi barrio Rosita Quiroga Female vocal solo, with guitars vocalist, soprano vocal  
Victor BAVE-1320 10-in. summer 1927 Chilena ingrata Agustín Magaldi ; Rosita Quiroga Female-male vocal duet, with guitars vocalist, soprano vocal, composer  
Victor BAVE-1321 10-in. summer 1927 Virgencita de Luján Agustín Magaldi ; Rosita Quiroga Female-male vocal duet, with guitars vocalist, soprano vocal  
Victor BAVE-1328 10-in. summer 1927 Fumando espero Rosita Quiroga Female vocal solo, with guitars vocalist, soprano vocal  
Victor BAVE-1329 10-in. summer 1927 Cuando llegue el otoño Rosita Quiroga Female vocal solo, with guitars vocalist, soprano vocal  
Victor BAVE-1356 10-in. Summer 1927 Brochazos de arrabal Compañía Victor de Comedias Comic scene author  
Victor BAVE-1370 10-in. summer 1927 Japonesita Rosita Quiroga Female vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, soprano vocal  
Victor BAVE-1371 10-in. summer 1927 Una reja en Triana Rosita Quiroga Female vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, soprano vocal  
Victor BAVE-1393 10-in. summer 1927 Volver p'atrás Rosita Quiroga Female vocal solo, with guitars vocalist, soprano vocal  
Victor BAVE-1394 10-in. summer 1927 Mal amigo Rosita Quiroga Female vocal solo, with guitars vocalist, soprano vocal  
(Results 201-225 of 243 records)

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Quiroga, Rosita," accessed June 22, 2024, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/111786.

Quiroga, Rosita. (2024). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved June 22, 2024, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/111786.

"Quiroga, Rosita." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2024. Web. 22 June 2024.

DAHR Persistent Identifier

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

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