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Osvaldo Fresedo

Osvaldo Fresedo (May 5, 1897 - November 18, 1984), nicknamed El pibe de La Paternal ("the kid from La Paternal") was an Argentine songwriter and director of a tango orchestra. He had the longest recording career in tango, from 1925 to 1980.

Birth and Death Data: Born May 5th, 1897 (Buenos Aires), Died November 18th, 1984 (Buenos Aires)

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1916 - 1945

Roles Represented in DAHR: leader, bandoneón, composer, songwriter

Notes: Victor catalog also spells name as "Osualdo Fresedo." Fresedo was also a bandoneon player."

Recordings

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Victor B-17163 10-in. 2/16/1916 El espiante Orquesta Típica Argentina Celestino Instrumental quintet Musical group, leader, composer  
Victor BVE-49911 10-in. 2/1/1929 Arrabalero Juan Pulido Male vocal solo, with instrumental ensemble vocalist, baritone vocal, director, composer  
Victor BAVE-60902 10-in. Aug. 1931 ¿Porque? Alberto Vila Male vocal solo, with instrumental ensemble composer, lyricist, vocalist  
Victor BAVE-74072 10-in. 3/16/1933 El espiante Orquesta Típica Osvaldo Fresedo Instrumental ensemble leader, composer, Musical group  
Victor BAVE-74073 10-in. 3/16/1933 Contigo quiero ir Orquesta Típica Osvaldo Fresedo ; Roberto Ray Instrumental ensemble, with male vocal solo composer, vocalist, leader, Musical group  
Victor BAVE-74074 10-in. 3/16/1933 Colibriyo Orquesta Típica Osvaldo Fresedo ; Roberto Ray Instrumental ensemble, with male vocal solo songwriter, vocalist, leader, Musical group  
Victor BAVE-74075 10-in. 3/16/1933 Noches porteñas Orquesta Típica Osvaldo Fresedo ; Roberto Ray Instrumental ensemble, with male vocal solo songwriter, vocalist, leader, Musical group  
Victor BAVE-74259 10-in. 8/2/1933 Cordobesita Orquesta Típica Osvaldo Fresedo ; Roberto Ray Instrumental ensemble, with male vocal solo leader, vocalist, songwriter, Musical group  
Victor BAVE-74260 10-in. 8/2/1933 La marcha de los marinos Orquesta Típica Osvaldo Fresedo Instrumental ensemble leader, composer, Musical group  
Victor BAVE-74318 10-in. 9/13/1933 En el recreo Orquesta Típica Osvaldo Fresedo ; Roberto Ray Instrumental ensemble, with male vocal solo leader, songwriter, vocalist, Musical group  
Victor BAVE-74319 10-in. 9/13/1932 Vida mia Orquesta Típica Osvaldo Fresedo ; Roberto Ray Instrumental ensemble, with male vocal solo leader, lyricist, vocalist, composer, Musical group  
Victor BAVE-74399 10-in. 12/27/1933 Andan diciendo pancha Orquesta Típica Osvaldo Fresedo ; Roberto Ray Instrumental ensemble, with male vocal solo leader, lyricist, composer, vocalist, Musical group  
Victor BAVE-86505 10-in. 5/23/1934 Se quema, se quema y se quemó Agustín Magaldi Male vocal solo songwriter, composer, vocalist, tenor vocal  
Victor BAVE-86527 10-in. 6/18/1934 Canto de amor Orquesta Típica Osvaldo Fresedo ; Roberto Ray Instrumental ensemble, with male vocal solo leader, vocalist, composer, lyricist, Musical group  
Victor BAVE-86765 10-in. 2/15/1935 Pampero Orquesta Típica Osvaldo Fresedo ; Roberto Ray Instrumental ensemble, with male vocal solo composer, lyricist, leader, vocalist, Musical group  
Victor BAVE-86766 10-in. 2/15/1935 Isla de Capri Orquesta Típica Osvaldo Fresedo ; Roberto Ray Instrumental ensemble, with male vocal solo leader, composer, lyricist, vocalist, Musical group  
Victor BAVE-86872 10-in. 7/1/1935 El continental Orquesta Típica Osvaldo Fresedo Instrumental ensemble leader, composer, lyricist, Musical group  
Victor BAVE-86873 10-in. 7/01/1935 Volver Orquesta Típica Osvaldo Fresedo ; Roberto Ray Instrumental ensemble, with male vocal solo leader, lyricist, composer, vocalist, Musical group  
Victor BAVE-86923 10-in. 8/7/1935 De segunda mano Orquesta Típica Osvaldo Fresedo ; Roberto Ray Instrumental ensemble, with male vocal solo leader, vocalist, composer, lyricist, Musical group  
Victor BAVE-93452 10-in. 1/4/1937 Orquesta Típica Osvaldo Fresedo Instrumental ensemble leader, Musical group, composer  
Victor BAVE-93515 10-in. 2/22/1937 Siempre es carnaval Orquesta Típica Osvaldo Fresedo ; Roberto Ray Instrumental ensemble, with male vocal solo composer, vocalist, leader, Musical group  
Victor BA-45 10-in. 4/26/1922 Siete pelos Orquesta Típica Fresedo Instrumental ensemble Musical group, leader, composer  
Victor BA-57 10-in. 5/8/1922 Sangre azul Orquesta Típica Fresedo Instrumental ensemble Musical group, composer, leader  
Victor BA-61 10-in. 5/23/1922 Lina Orquesta Típica Fresedo Instrumental ensemble Musical group, composer, leader  
Victor BA-87 10-in. 7/15/1922 Gracia porteña Orquesta Típica Fresedo Instrumental ensemble composer, Musical group, leader  
Victor BA-88 10-in. 7/21/1922 Penando Orquesta Típica Fresedo Instrumental ensemble Musical group, composer, leader  
Victor BA-89 10-in. 8/8/1922 Razón 5a Orquesta Típica Fresedo Instrumental ensemble composer, Musical group, leader  
Victor BA-104 10-in. 8/28/1922 Sollozos Orquesta Típica Fresedo Instrumental ensemble Musical group, leader, composer  
Victor BA-113 10-in. 8/25/1922 En Galicia hay una niña Orquesta Típica Fresedo Instrumental ensemble composer, Musical group, leader  
Victor BA-150 10-in. 10/24/1922 Elvirita Orquesta Típica Fresedo Instrumental ensemble Musical group, leader, composer  
Victor BA-179 10-in. 11/27/1922 Por fin solos Orquesta Típica Fresedo Instrumental ensemble Musical group, leader, composer  
Victor BA-192 10-in. 12/20/1922 Primer amor Orquesta Típica Fresedo Instrumental ensemble Musical group, composer, leader  
Victor BA-281 10-in. 3/30/1923 Ídolos Orquesta Típica Fresedo Instrumental ensemble Musical group, leader, composer  
Victor BA-300 10-in. 6/11/1923 El último beso Orquesta Típica Fresedo Instrumental ensemble composer, Musical group, leader  
Victor BA-354 10-in. 7/31/1923 Mi reliquia Orquesta Típica Fresedo Instrumental ensemble Musical group, composer, leader  
Victor BA-361 10-in. 8/8/1923 La ratona Orquesta Típica Fresedo Instrumental ensemble Musical group, leader, composer  
Victor BA-392 10-in. 9/24/1923 Gratos recuerdos Orquesta Típica Fresedo Instrumental ensemble Musical group, leader, composer  
Victor BA-411 10-in. 10/8/1923 Chafalonia Orquesta Típica Osvaldo Fresedo Instrumental ensemble leader, Musical group, composer  
Victor BA-489 10-in. 3/11/1924 Desde las nubes Orquesta Típica Fresedo Instrumental ensemble Musical group, leader, composer  
Victor BA-502 10-in. Fall 1924 Negro el 20 Orquesta Típica Fresedo Instrumental ensemble Musical group, composer, leader  
Victor BA-507 10-in. Fall 1924 Mis amarguras Orquesta Típica Fresedo Instrumental ensemble Musical group, composer, leader  
Victor BA-508 10-in. 8/15/1924 Reminiscencias Orquesta Típica Fresedo Instrumental ensemble Musical group, composer, leader  
Victor BA-522 10-in. Winter 1925 El 11 Orquesta Típica Fresedo Instrumental ensemble Musical group, composer, leader  
Victor BA-523 10-in. Fall 1924 Entre rejas Orquesta Típica Fresedo Instrumental ensemble Musical group, leader  
Victor BA-525 10-in. Winter 1925 Encanto Orquesta Típica Fresedo Instrumental ensemble Musical group, leader  
Victor BA-549 10-in. Winter 1925 Maldita noche Orquesta Típica Fresedo Instrumental ensemble Musical group, leader  
Victor BA-560 10-in. 2/5/1925 Oro y seda Orquesta Típica Fresedo Instrumental ensemble Musical group, leader, composer  
Victor BA-568 10-in. 3/10/1925 Pobre chica Orquesta Típica Fresedo Instrumental ensemble Musical group, leader, composer  
Victor BA-613 10-in. June 1925 Criollito lindo Orquesta Típica Fresedo Instrumental ensemble Musical group, composer, leader  
Victor BA-618 10-in. 6/24/1925 Inglesita Orquesta Típica Fresedo Instrumental ensemble Musical group, composer, leader  
Victor BA-634 10-in. 7/8/1925 Oro y seda Ada Falcón Female vocal solo, with instrumental ensemble vocalist, Musical group, lyricist, composer, leader  
Victor BA-635 10-in. 7/8/1925 Pobre chica Ada Falcón Female vocal solo, with instrumental ensemble vocalist, Musical group, lyricist, composer, leader  
Victor BA-641 10-in. 7/17/1925 Mimí Orquesta Típica de Caro Instrumental ensemble Musical group, composer, leader  
Victor BA-645 10-in. Aug. 1925 Recuerdos Orquesta Típica Fresedo Instrumental ensemble Musical group, leader, composer  
Victor BA-646 10-in. 8/25/1925 Muchachita de Montmartre Orquesta Típica Fresedo Instrumental ensemble Musical group, leader, composer  
Victor BA-658 10-in. 9/17/1925 Risas de cabaret Orquesta Típica Fresedo Instrumental ensemble Musical group, composer, leader  
Victor G-1924 10-in. 5/2/1917 Se acabo la jetta Orquesta Típica Loduca Instrumental ensemble Musical group, instrumentalist, bandoneón  
Victor G-1957 10-in. 5/4/1917 Chacarita Orquesta Típica Loduca Instrumental ensemble Musical group, composer, instrumentalist, bandoneón  
Victor G-1958 10-in. 5/4/1917 Lágrimas y sonrisas Orquesta Típica Loduca Instrumental ensemble Musical group, composer, instrumentalist, bandoneón  
Victor G-1997 10-in. 5/11/1917 Amoniaco Orquesta Típica Loduca Instrumental ensemble Musical group, instrumentalist, bandoneón, composer  
Victor G-1998 10-in. 5/11/1917 El consultorio Orquesta Típica Loduca Instrumental ensemble Musical group, composer, instrumentalist, bandoneón  
Victor G-1999 10-in. 5/11/1917 Meneguina Orquesta Típica Loduca Instrumental ensemble Musical group, instrumentalist, bandoneón, composer  
Victor G-2000 10-in. 5/11/1917 La percanta Orquesta Típica Loduca Instrumental ensemble Musical group, composer, instrumentalist, bandoneón  
Victor G-2001 10-in. 5/11/1917 El comisionado Orquesta Típica Loduca Instrumental ensemble Musical group, composer, instrumentalist, bandoneón  
Victor G-2016 10-in. 5/15/1917 Cara sucia Orquesta Típica Loduca Instrumental ensemble Musical group, instrumentalist, bandoneón, composer  
Victor G-2018 10-in. 5/15/1917 Vals brune Orquesta Típica Loduca Instrumental ensemble Musical group, composer, instrumentalist, bandoneón  
Brunswick E31807 10-in. Jan. 1930 Tango lindo Orquesta Típica Osvaldo Fresedo Instrumental ensemble Musical group, leader, composer  
Brunswick E32491 10-in. 4/11/1930 Serpentina doble Genaro Veiga Male vocal solo, with instrumental ensemble leader, composer, Musical group, vocalist, baritone vocal  
Brunswick E32492 10-in. 4/11/1930 Flor de un día Fortunio Bonanova ; Orquesta Típica Osvaldo Fresedo Male vocal solo, with instrumental ensemble leader, composer, Musical group, vocalist, baritone vocal  
Brunswick E32493 10-in. 4/11/1930 Madrecita mala Genaro Veiga Male vocal solo, with instrumental ensemble composer, leader, Musical group, vocalist, baritone vocal  
Brunswick E32511 10-in. 5/27/1930 Cuando tu me querías Pilar Arcos ; Orquesta Típica Osvaldo Fresedo Female vocal solo, with instrumental ensemble leader, composer, Musical group, vocalist, soprano vocal  
Brunswick E32513 10-in. 5/27/1930 Vos tambien tenes tu historia Genaro Veiga Male vocal solo, with instrumental ensemble leader, Musical group, vocalist, baritone vocal  
Brunswick E26422-E26423 10-in. 2/8/1928 Perdon viejita Orquesta Típica [Louis Katzman] Jazz/dance band composer, leader, arranger, Musical group  

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Fresedo, Osvaldo," accessed June 22, 2021, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/116860.

Fresedo, Osvaldo. (2021). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved June 22, 2021, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/116860.

"Fresedo, Osvaldo." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2021. Web. 22 June 2021.

DAHR Persistent Identifier

URI: https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/116860

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