Bartolomé Ángel Venancio Alberto Vaccarezza (1886–1959) was an Argentine poet and playwright.
Vaccarezza was born in Buenos Aires on April 1, 1886. He is usually credited as the foremost exponent of the sainete genre, having written its most popular play, El Conventillo de La Paloma (The La Paloma Tenement). He was a friend and collaborator of Carlos Gardel, and pronounced his eulogy when Gardel was interred at La Chacarita Cemetery.
Besides his literary activities, he presided over Argentores (the national playwright guild) and Casa del Teatro (House of Theater, a beneficent organization that hosts impoverished retired actors).
He died in Buenos Aires, on August 6, 1959.
Birth and Death Data: Born April 1st, 1888 (Buenos Aires), Died August 6th, 1959 (Buenos Aires)
Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1923 - 1928
Roles Represented in DAHR: lyricist
|Company||Matrix No.||Size||First Recording Date||Title||Primary Performer||Description||Role||Audio|
|Victor||B-27280||10-in.||1/3/1923||La copa del olvido||Jorge Añez ; Alcides Briceño||Male vocal duet, with violin, piano, and traps||lyricist|
|Victor||BVE-27280||10-in.||3/15/1927||La copa del olvido||Jorge Añez ; Alcides Briceño||Male vocal duet, with instrumental ensemble||lyricist|
|Gramophone||BJ1311||10-in.||3/9/1928||Araca corazón||Trío Argentino||Male vocal solo, with piano||lyricist|
|Gramophone||BS2575||10-in.||4/26/1928||Araca corazón||Imperio Argentina||Female vocal solo, with guitars||lyricist|
Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Vaccarezza, Alberto," accessed July 27, 2021, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/348384.
Vaccarezza, Alberto. (2021). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved July 27, 2021, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/348384.
"Vaccarezza, Alberto." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2021. Web. 27 July 2021.
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