Mariana Novoa

Real name: Novoa, Mariana
(n/d - )
Place of birth:
Burzaco (Buenos Aires) Argentina

rofessional tango singer graduated from the Julián Aguirre Music Conservatory in 1998, and a graduate lawyer from the Universidad Nacional de Lomas de Zamora in 2012.

She studied operatic singing with teachers of the Conservatorio Julián Aguirre, musical comedy at the Instituto de Valeria Lynch (2003), tango repertoire with the pianist Mario Marmo. Now she continues studying operatic singing.

She appeared at the Café Molière, La casa del Tango, Teatro Concert Variedades, Cafiolo, Taconeando, Homero Manzi, Café Tortoni, Casa de la Cultura de Lomas de Zamora, among others.

At the contest «Hugo del Carril» in 2008, she reached the semifinals in the category «Female tango singer». That same year she joined the Trío Seda y Percal and recorded their first compact disc Tangos, milongas y valses.

From 2008 she is the official singer of the Orquesta Municipal de Tango de la Municipalidad de Almirante Brown, sharing the bill with important and renowned artists like: Nelly Vázquez, Juanjo Domínguez, León Gieco, Maximiliano Guerra, Orquesta Fernández Fierro, among others.

In 2010 she joined the cast of artists of the Ciclo de Tango de La Quintana, sharing the bill with outstanding tango figures like Abel Córdoba, Rubén Améndola and Miguel Ángel Roda.

She recorded her second CD along with the Trío Seda y Percal in 2011. Later, she joined the cast of Quiero al Tango, appearing at several venues and on the radio stations Radio El Mundo and La 2x4.

She appeared, in 2011 and 2012, at the Festival de Tango de Chascomús, along with the Orquesta Municipal de Tango and also she performed on the Mar del Plata main stage, the Teatro Colón, alongside maestro Juan Dávila.

In 2013 she appeared at several renowned venues in the city of Buenos Aires and at the Teatro Astros, and was awarded the diploma for «singing revelation 2013», and was appointed finalist at the contest «Hugo del Carril» 2013. She was also finalist, in 2014 and 2016, at the Certamen del Festival de La Falda (Córdoba) and at the Pre-Cosquín of 2015 she was winner of the Sede Lomas de Zamora.

In 2014 she was focused on her new independent musical project (as performer, record producer and general director): her third CD Ayer, under the musical direction of Gerardo Villar. Released in 2015, it was nominated in 2 categories at the Premios Carlos Gardel 2016, as «best new tango artist album» and «best female tango album», and was awarded for the latter category.

Between 2015 and 2016 she presented the CD Ayer at the Casa de la Cultura de Almirante Brown, at the Teatro Municipal de Lomas de Zamora and at the Centro Cultural Torquato Tasso. Furthermore, in 2015, she made a European tour appearing at several venues of Spain, France and England.

She reached the final stage, along with 5 singers of all our country, at the Certamen Pre-Cosquín 2016, at the Female Tango Soloist Singer category. In 2017 she made a tour of Bolivia to present Ayer in Cochabamba, La Paz and Sucre.

She is member of the Compañía Ópera Tango, which presents shows at different venues of the country. She is still official singer of the Orquesta Municipal de Tango de Almirante Brown and she is now devoted to her new music project for which she teamed up with Pablo Juárez Levar as a duo Música ciudadana.