Joaquim Viana Pimentel (? in Cedofeita – 15 July 2003 in Lisbon) was a Portuguese Fado singer, who made his career as "ambassador" of the fado in Brazil, where he became popular and was called "the prince of Portuguese song."
He first visited Brazil from 1934 to 1935, returned again to spend the war years in Brazil, and settled there permanently in 1947. Among his fados are Dá tempo ao tempo, and Voltaste recorded by Beatriz da Conceiçao, José Antonio (viola), José Manuel (guitar) for Paul Van Nevel in 1996.
Birth and Death Data: Born July 17th, 1910 (Porto), Died July 15th, 2003
Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1935 - 1939
Roles Represented in DAHR: vocalist, composer
|Company||Matrix No.||Size||First Recording Date||Title||Primary Performer||Description||Role||Audio|
|Victor||79840||10-in.||3/12/1935||Que bom que é ser português||Joaquim Pimentel||Male vocal solo||vocalist, composer|
|Victor||79841||10-in.||3/12/1935||Rosita||Joaquim Pimentel||Male vocal solo||vocalist|
|Victor||79842||10-in.||3/12/1935||Fado triste||Joaquim Pimentel||Male vocal solo||vocalist|
|Victor||79843||10-in.||3/12/1935||Dizem||Joaquim Pimentel||Male vocal solo||vocalist|
|Victor||033131||10-in.||8/4/1939||Cruz de Cristo||Berta Cardoso ; Joaquim Pimentel||Female-male vocal duet||vocalist|
|Victor||033132||10-in.||8/4/1939||Desgarrada||Berta Cardoso ; Joaquim Pimentel||Female-male vocal duet||vocalist|
Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Pimentel, Joaquim," accessed July 26, 2021, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/114872.
Pimentel, Joaquim. (2021). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved July 26, 2021, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/114872.
"Pimentel, Joaquim." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2021. Web. 26 July 2021.
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