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Vicente Greco

Vicente Greco (February 3, 1888 – October 5, 1924) was an Argentinian composer, conductor, and bandoneon player of tango music. He had a significant role in the spread of tango music from the suburbs into the cities, where it became very popular.

Birth and Death Data: Born February 3, 1886 (Buenos Aires), Died October 5, 1924 (Buenos Aires)

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1909 - 1954

Roles Represented in DAHR: composer, leader

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Recordings (Results 51-55 of 55 records)

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Columbia 82871 10-in. between 1917 and 1920 Ojos negros Orquesta Columbia Orchestra composer  
Columbia 82872 10-in. between 1917 and 1920 El cuzquito Orquesta Columbia Orchestra composer  
Brunswick B14581 10-in. 1/11/1934 Rodríguez Peña : Tango Bianco Bachicha Instrumental ensemble composer  
Columbia (U.K.) CL4536 10-in. 11/10/1933 La viruta Orlando et son Orchestre du Bagdad ; Miguel Orlando Instrumental ensemble composer  
Columbia (U.K.) CL9955 10-in. approximately 1954 La viruta Orchestre Argentin Manuel Pizarro Instrumental ensemble composer  
(Results 51-55 of 55 records)


Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Greco, Vicente," accessed March 29, 2023,

Greco, Vicente. (2023). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved March 29, 2023, from

"Greco, Vicente." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2023. Web. 29 March 2023.

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