Daniel Olivera

Real name: Olivera, Daniel
(24 July 1953 - )
Place of birth:
Buenos Aires Argentina

e came to be known from the ranks of artists of the television program Grandes valores del tango. His show business career was marked by a constant evolution. He was member of great orchestras and also a soloist.

He had a three-year tenure with the Donato Racciatti Orchestra and made tours of Brazil, Chile and Colombia. He recorded his first record for Philips which was entitled: Tangos a todo nivel.

With Jorge Dragone, the well-known bandleader, he made a South American tour and recorded for Microfon: Tangorama.

He appeared in the city of Toronto, Canada, alongside the cast of Argentina Tango Show; with maestro Atilio Stampone he appeared in Mexico, Guatemala, Costa Rica, Nicaragua, Puerto Rico, Panama, and Venezuela. With the company Tango mío he sang in Sao Paulo, Brazil. He made a tour of Japan as part of the cast of Corazón de tango, along with the dancers Gloria y Eduardo and the sextet fronted by Norberto Ramos. Along with Jorge Dragone and Argentino Ledesma he also traveled to Ecuador and Peru. He returned to Japan with the Osvaldo Piro Orchestra and appeared at 62 recitals in 60 cities. Lastly, he made a new tour of Japan, China and Taiwan with the show Alma de tango that lasted three months.

As soloist, he recorded the disc No me esperes esta noche with the guitar quartet led by Carlos Peralta. He appeared on the Buenos Aires television in the programs La noche con amigos, La botica del tango, Tangos en la Bahía, on channel 5 of Bahía Blanca, and on the Solo Tango cable channel.

With the theater director Pancho Guerrero he made Hola Tango. In Mar del Plata he staged Lluvia de estrellas to great acclaim by public and critics. In Buenos Aires at the Teatro Monumental he appeared at the musical revue Con el tango y la inflación llegamos a la elección.

He cut several discs: for the Microonda label along with Daniel Cortés and accompanied by Rafael Brescia; with the sextet led by Norberto Ramos in Japan, Corazón de tango; Voces de la ventana for the EPSA company; with Jorge Dragone Dónde estás corazón.

He appeared at different venues of Buenos Aires: La Ventana, Casablanca, El Viejo Almacén, Michelangelo, Tango Mío, La Comparsita, La Veda. Since 1999 up to now he has been in the cast of Taconeando, appearing in recitals and touring the interior of the country, Brazil and Mexico.