Image Source: Wikipedia

Mercedes Simone

Mercedes Simone (April 21, 1904, Villa Elisa, Buenos Aires - October 2, 1990) was an Argentinian singer and actress, known as "La Dama del Tango" ("The Lady of Tango").

Birth and Death Data: Born April 21, 1904 (Villa Elisa), Died October 2, 1990

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1928 - 1938

Roles Represented in DAHR: mezzo-soprano, composer, lyricist

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

Recordings (Results 1-25 of 126 records)

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Victor [Vi cat 37589-A] 10-in. 1933-1934 Esquinas porteñas Mercedes Simone Female vocal solo, with instrumental ensemble vocalist, mezzo-soprano  
Victor [Vi cat 37589-B] 10-in. 1933-1934 La flor del palmar Mercedes Simone Female vocal solo, with instrumental ensemble vocalist, mezzo-soprano  
Victor BAVE-44020 10-in. Spring 1928 Zapateado entrerriano Mercedes Simone Female vocal solo, with guitars vocalist, mezzo-soprano  
Victor BAVE-44021 10-in. Spring 1928 Pelechaste Mercedes Simone Female vocal solo, with guitar vocalist, mezzo-soprano  
Victor BAVE-44064 10-in. Spring 1928 Si yo tuviera Mercedes Simone Female vocal solo, with guitars vocalist, mezzo-soprano  
Victor BAVE-44065 10-in. Spring 1928 Yo soy la milonguera Mercedes Simone Female vocal solo, with guitars vocalist, mezzo-soprano  
Victor BAVE-44164 10-in. Summer 1928 La paisana Mercedes Simone Female vocal solo, with guitar vocalist, mezzo-soprano  
Victor BAVE-44165 10-in. Summer 1928 Noche de San Juan Mercedes Simone Female vocal solo, with guitar vocalist, mezzo-soprano  
Victor BAVE-44186 10-in. Summer 1928 Chorra Mercedes Simone Female vocal solo, with guitar vocalist, mezzo-soprano  
Victor BAVE-44187 10-in. Summer 1928 Tu jardín Mercedes Simone Female vocal solo, with guitar vocalist, mezzo-soprano  
Victor BAVE-44256 10-in. summer 1928 Recostao en un farol Mercedes Simone Female vocal solo, with guitars vocalist, mezzo-soprano  
Victor BAVE-44257 10-in. summer 1928 Angustias Mercedes Simone Female vocal solo, with guitars composer, vocalist, mezzo-soprano  
Victor BAVE-44372 10-in. winter 1928 Stambul Mercedes Simone Female vocal solo, with guitars vocalist, mezzo-soprano  
Victor BAVE-44373 10-in. winter 1928 Carretero Mercedes Simone Female vocal solo, with guitars vocalist, mezzo-soprano  
Victor BAVE-44422 10-in. winter 1928 Remembranzas Mercedes Simone Female vocal solo, with guitars vocalist, mezzo-soprano  
Victor BAVE-44423 10-in. winter 1928 Melenudo Mercedes Simone Female vocal solo, with guitars vocalist, mezzo-soprano  
Victor BAVE-44472 10-in. Spring 1929 Cuando bronca el temporal Mercedes Simone Female vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, mezzo-soprano  
Victor BAVE-44473 10-in. Spring 1929 Rosas de picardía Mercedes Simone Female vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, mezzo-soprano  
Victor BAVE-44530 10-in. spring 1929 Silenciosamente Mercedes Simone Female vocal solo, with guitars vocalist, mezzo-soprano  
Victor BAVE-44531 10-in. spring 1929 Inocencia Mercedes Simone Female vocal solo, with guitars composer, vocalist, mezzo-soprano  
Victor BAVE-44564 10-in. Summer 1929 Dominio Mercedes Simone Female vocal solo, with guitars vocalist, mezzo-soprano  
Victor BAVE-44565 10-in. Summer 1929 La nieta de Japonesita Mercedes Simone Female vocal solo, with guitars vocalist, mezzo-soprano  
Victor BAVE-44789 10-in. Fall 1929 Ríe payaso ríe Mercedes Simone Female vocal solo, with guitars vocalist, mezzo-soprano, lyricist  
Victor BAVE-44790 10-in. Fall 1929 Fotogénico Mercedes Simone Female vocal solo, with guitars vocalist, mezzo-soprano  
Victor BAVE-44922 10-in. Fall 1929 Vieja calesita Mercedes Simone Female vocal solo, with guitars vocalist, mezzo-soprano  
(Results 1-25 of 126 records)

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Simone, Mercedes," accessed August 8, 2022, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/111810.

Simone, Mercedes. (2022). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved August 8, 2022, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/111810.

"Simone, Mercedes." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2022. Web. 8 August 2022.

DAHR Persistent Identifier

URI: https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/111810

Wikipedia content provided under the terms of the Creative Commons BY-SA license

Feedback

Send the Editors a message about this record.