Angel Gregorio Villoldo
Ángel Gregorio Villoldo Arroyo (16 February 1861 -14 October 1919) was an Argentine musician and one of the pioneers of tango. He was born south of the city of Buenos Aires. He was lyricist, composer and one of the major singers of the era. He is also known by the pseudonyms A. Gregorio, Fray Pimiento, Gregorio Giménez, Angel Arroyo and Mario Reguero. Villoldo transformed the Spanish tanguillos, the cuplés, and the habaneras, turning that music into a native Argentinian rhythm.
Birth and Death Data: Born February 16, 1861 (Barracas), Died October 14, 1919
Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1905 - 1952
Roles Represented in DAHR: composer, baritone vocal, speaker, author, lyricist
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= Recordings were issued from this master. No recordings issued from other masters.
Recordings (Results 126-138 of 138 records)
|Company||Matrix No.||Size||First Recording Date||Title||Primary Performer||Description||Role||Audio|
|Columbia||55821||10-in.||approximately 1911||Musolino y Mata Siete||Los Gobbi||Female-male vocal duet, with instrumental ensemble||composer|
|Columbia||55851||10-in.||approximately 1911||Pamperito||Flora Rodríguez de Gobbi||Female vocal solo, with instrumental ensemble||composer|
|Columbia||56627||10-in.||approximately 1912||Tan delicao el niño||Orquesta Típica Juan Maglio ("Pacho")||Instrumental ensemble||composer|
|Columbia||56629||10-in.||approximately 1912||Don Pedro||Orquesta Típica Juan Maglio ("Pacho")||Instrumental ensemble||composer|
|Columbia||56797||10-in.||approximately 1912||Mi ñatita||Orquesta Típica Juan Maglio ("Pacho")||Instrumental ensemble||composer|
|Columbia||W95141||10-in.||approximately 1926||El choclo||Banda Española||Band||composer|
|Brunswick||E28181||10-in.||9/8/1928||El choclo||Marimba Guatemalteca “La Chapina”||Marimba band||composer|
|Brunswick||LAE349||10-in.||11/20/1928||El choclo||Ottilio Moruzzo||Guitar solo, with violin and piano||composer|
|Zonophone||13386||10-in.||before 1908||Ensalada criolla||Lola Garcia ; Angel Gregorio Villoldo||Female-male vocal duet, with piano||vocalist, baritone vocal|
|Odeon||6875||10-in.||9/23/1931||Cantar eterno||Carlos Gardel||Male vocal solo, with guitars||composer|
|Polyphon||2300||10-in.||between 1910 and 1925||Camarera y compadrito||Alfredo Eusebio de Gobbi ; Flora Rodríguez de Gobbi||Female-male vocal duet||composer|
|Zonophone (U.K.)||13443||10-in.||approximately 1905||El porteñito||Angel Gregorio Villoldo||Male vocal solo, with piano||vocalist, baritone vocal|
|Columbia (U.K.)||CL9333||10-in.||approximately 1952||Laisse ta main dans la mienne||Orchestre Argentin Manuel Pizarro ; Manuel Pizarro||Instrumental ensemble||composer|
Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Villoldo, Angel Gregorio," accessed January 27, 2023, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/116562.
Villoldo, Angel Gregorio. (2023). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved January 27, 2023, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/116562.
"Villoldo, Angel Gregorio." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2023. Web. 27 January 2023.
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