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Real name: Hidalgo, Jesús
(29 January 1982 - )
Place of birth:
Bragado (Buenos Aires) Argentina
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e studied guitar playing and singing with Jorge Mónaco in his hometown. In 1995, 1996 and 1998 he was awarded the First Prize as soloist at the Torneos Juveniles Bonaerenses which were organized by the provincial government. In 1998 and 1999 —at the same tournaments— he also won the highest award in the vocal group category.
He traveled to Spain due to a prize for his young consecration and sang at the Colegio Argentino of Madrid. By that time he started a musical relationship with
with whom he appeared at the Sala CUCI in Bragado.
In 2001 he won the National Singing Contest Hugo del Carril organized by the Secretary of Culture of the city of Buenos Aires.
He appeared in 2002 at the Teatro San Martín with the Orquesta Escuela de Tango conducted by
. He also appeared at the Festival Joven Tango in Montevideo (Uruguay) and sang at the Teatro Constantino of Bragado.
In 2003 he made his debut as singer with the
Quintet and at the Teatro Colón with the Orquesta Escuela de Tango he presented his album
. That same year he appeared again in Bragado with the
Sextet at the
A Todo Tango Festival
In 2005 he began a long tour with the
, with new personnel and now led by maestro
. He appeared at the Torquato Tasso and at the Café Homero. He also performed with the
in his hometown.
He went to Japan in 2006 and made a one-month tour of seven cities with
. On his comeback he appeared at the Velma Café with a Sextet fronted by
His first disc as soloist,
El día después
, was recorded with the accompaniment by
who also wrote the charts. In 2008 along with Mercedes Sosa and other artists he recorded a rendition of the Argentine National Anthem and, the following year, he made two tours of Brazil; the first one with the Montes-Arias duo (Sao Paulo) and the second with
and his quartet (Porto Alegre).
In November that year he was awarded as Tango Revelation by Clarín. In 2010 he sang at the International Tango Festival in Granada (Spain).
Luego, una serie de presentaciones por Italia, Inglaterra, Turquía, Australia, Estados Unidos y, con la compañía
, China y Filipinas.
In the past months he participated —together with
— in the show
Tango a tres bandas
, with great success in Café Homero.
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