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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 one of the longest recording careers in tango history, from 1920 to 1980.

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

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1916 - 1945

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

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

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

Recordings (Results 126-150 of 385 records)

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Victor BAVE-93815 10-in. 7/15/1937 El quintillo Orquesta Típica Osvaldo Fresedo Instrumental ensemble leader  
Victor BAVE-93816 10-in. 7/15/1937 Besos brujos Orquesta Típica Osvaldo Fresedo ; Roberto Ray Instrumental ensemble, with male vocal solo leader  
Victor BAVE-93817 10-in. 7/15/1937 Viejo romance Orquesta Típica Osvaldo Fresedo ; Roberto Ray Instrumental ensemble, with male vocal solo leader  
Victor BAVE-93818 10-in. 7/15/1937 No supe vivir Orquesta Típica Osvaldo Fresedo ; Roberto Ray Instrumental ensemble, with male vocal solo composer, leader  
Victor BAVE-93841 10-in. 8/2/1937 Estudiantina Orquesta Típica Osvaldo Fresedo ; Roberto Ray Instrumental ensemble, with male vocal solo leader  
Victor BAVE-93842 10-in. 8/2/1937 Esperar Orquesta Típica Osvaldo Fresedo Instrumental ensemble leader  
Victor BAVE-93903 10-in. 9/17/1937 El campeon Orquesta Típica Osvaldo Fresedo ; Roberto Ray Instrumental ensemble, with male vocal solo leader  
Victor BAVE-93904 10-in. 9/17/1937 Niebla del riachuelo Orquesta Típica Osvaldo Fresedo ; Roberto Ray Instrumental ensemble, with male vocal solo leader  
Victor BA-43 10-in. 4/20/1922 Firulete Orquesta Típica Fresedo Instrumental ensemble leader  
Victor BA-44 10-in. 5/24/1922 Mi refugio Orquesta Típica Fresedo Instrumental ensemble leader  
Victor BA-45 10-in. 4/26/1922 7 pelos Orquesta Típica Fresedo Instrumental ensemble composer, leader  
Victor BA-48 10-in. 5/20/1922 Snobismo Orquesta Típica Fresedo Instrumental ensemble leader  
Victor BA-54 10-in. 5/8/1922 Biscuit Orquesta Típica Fresedo Instrumental ensemble leader  
Victor BA-57 10-in. 5/8/1922 Sangre azul Orquesta Típica Fresedo Instrumental ensemble leader  
Victor BA-59 10-in. 5/23/1922 Firpo Orquesta Típica Fresedo Instrumental ensemble leader  
Victor BA-61 10-in. 5/23/1922 Lina Orquesta Típica Fresedo Instrumental ensemble leader, composer  
Victor BA-85 10-in. 7/21/1922 Elegante papirusa Orquesta Típica Fresedo Instrumental ensemble leader  
Victor BA-86 10-in. 7/15/1922 Mario Orquesta Típica Fresedo Instrumental ensemble leader  
Victor BA-87 10-in. 7/15/1922 Gracia porteña Orquesta Típica Fresedo Instrumental ensemble leader  
Victor BA-88 10-in. 7/21/1922 Penando Orquesta Típica Fresedo Instrumental ensemble leader, composer  
Victor BA-89 10-in. 8/8/1922 Razón 5a Orquesta Típica Fresedo Instrumental ensemble leader  
Victor BA-98 10-in. 8/11/1922 L'adivina Orquesta Típica Fresedo Instrumental ensemble leader  
Victor BA-99 10-in. 8/11/1922 La copa del olvido Orquesta Típica Fresedo Instrumental ensemble leader  
Victor BA-104 10-in. 8/28/1922 Sollozos Orquesta Típica Fresedo Instrumental ensemble composer, leader  
Victor BA-105 10-in. 8/25/1922 Los dopados Orquesta Típica Fresedo Instrumental ensemble leader  
(Results 126-150 of 385 records)

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Fresedo, Osvaldo," accessed June 22, 2024, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/116860.

Fresedo, Osvaldo. (2024). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved June 22, 2024, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/116860.

"Fresedo, Osvaldo." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2024. Web. 22 June 2024.

DAHR Persistent Identifier

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

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