Alberto Podestá – the singing

2017-03-16 - Alberto Podesta

Last week introduced the incomparable voice of ‘Gordo’, Alberto Podestá. This  week focuses on his singing with the orquestas of Miguel Caló, Carlos Di Sarli, Francini-Pontier, and Pedro Laurenz.

That’s Tango Capital, Sunday evening from 7:00pm to 8:00pm:

Image Credit: http://worldmusicba.com/contratar-a-alberto-podesta/

PLAYLIST:

  • Bajo Un Cielo De Estrellas, meaning ‘Under A Sky Of Stars’, a vals recorded by Miguel Caló, on 12 March 1941, with music composed by Enrique Francini and Héctor Stamponi in 1941, with lyrics by José María Contursi, and sung by Alberto Podestá.
  • Pedacito De Cielo, meaning ‘Little Piece Of Sky’, a vals recorded by Miguel Caló, on 2 September 1942, with music composed by Enrique Francini and Héctor Stamponi in 1942, with lyrics by Homero Expósito, and sung by Alberto Podestá.
  • Fueron Tres Años, meaning ‘It Was3Years’, a tango recorded by Francini-Pontier, on 27 July 1956, music and lyrics by Juan Pablo Marín , and sung by Alberto Podestá.
  • Petit Salon, meaning ‘Little Room’, a tango recorded by Francini-Pontier, on 3 November 1955, with music composed by Vicente Demarco, with lyrics by SilvioMarinucci, and sung by Alberto Podestá.
  • Un Tango Para El Recuerdo, meaning ‘A TangoFor The Memory’, a tango recorded by Francini-Pontier, on 7 March 1956, with music composed by Rafael Del Bagno, first recorded in 1956, with lyrics by Antonio Cantó, and sung by Alberto Podestá.
  • Maldonado, meaning ‘A watercourse of Buenos Aires,now contained underground’, a milonga recorded by Pedro Laurenz, on 9 December 1943, music and lyrics by Alberto Mastra in 1943, and sung by Alberto Podestá.
  • Yo Soy De San Telmo, meaning ‘I am From San Telmo’, a milonga recorded by Pedro Laurenz, on 16 November 1943, with music composed by Arturo Gallucci, with lyrics by Victorino Velazquez, and sung by Alberto Podestá.
  • El Criollito Oriental, meaning ‘Native-born Argentinian from the East’, a milonga recorded by Pedro Laurenz, on 1 March 1944, music and lyrics by Alberto Mastra , and sung by Alberto Podestá.
  • Alzame En Tus Brazos, meaning ‘Hold Me In Your Arms’, a vals recorded by Carlos Di Sarli, on 9 April 1942, with music composed by Héctor Gerardo Cruz, with lyrics by Mario Battistella, and sung by Alberto Podestá.
  • Estampa Federál, meaning ‘Linked Images’, a vals recorded by Carlos Di Sarli, on 21 December 1942, with music composed by Pedro Maffia,Sebastián Piano, with lyrics by Cátulo Castillo, and sung by Alberto Podestá.
  • Rosas De Otoño, meaning ‘Roses Of Autumn’, a vals recorded by Carlos Di Sarli, on 9 September 1942, with music composed by GuillermoBarbieri in 1923, with lyrics by José Rial (hijo), and sung by Alberto Podestá.
  • Alguien, meaning ‘Someone’, a tango recorded by Francini-Pontier, on 19 November 1956, with music composed by Héctor Stamponi in 1956, with lyrics by EugenioMajul, and sung by Alberto Podestá.
  • Bailemos, meaning ‘We Dance’, a tango recorded by Francini-Pontier in 1946, with music composed by Francisco Mamone in 1955, with lyrics by Reinaldo Yiso, and sung by Alberto Podestá.
  • Es Hora De Vevir, meaning ‘It’s Time To Live’, a tango recorded by Francini-Pontier, on 27 July 1956, with music composed by Enrique Francini  , first recorded in 1956, with lyrics by Carlos Bahr, and sung by Alberto Podestá.
  • Entre Pitada Y Pitada, meaning ‘Between Life’s Little Annoyances’, a milonga recorded by Carlos Di Sarli, on 30 March1942, music and lyrics by Roberto Sciammarella , and sung by Alberto Podestá.
  • Julián Centeya, meaning ‘the name of a lyricist’, a milonga recorded by Carlos Di Sarli, on 9 September 1942, with music composed by José Canet, first recorded in 1941, with lyrics by Julián Centeya, and sung by Alberto Podestá.
  • Nunca Tuvo Novio, meaning ‘Never Had A Boyfriend’, a tango recorded by Pedro Laurenz, on 16 April1943, with music composed by Agustin Bardi in 1924, with lyrics by Enrique Cadícamo, and sung by Alberto Podestá.

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