Ángel Custodio Loyola

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Ángel Custodio Loyola
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Background information
Also known as El renco Loyola
El tigre de Masaguarito
Born (1926-09-04)September 4, 1926
Mata Arzolera, Guárico, Venezuela
Died September 24, 1985(1985-09-24) (aged 59)
Cagua, Aragua, Venezuela
Genres Joropo
Occupation(s) musician, singer, composer
Years active 1947–1985
Labels Discomoda
Cahilapo
Associated acts Juan Vicente Torrealba
Ignacio Figueredo
Ángel Custodio Loyola y sus Guariqueños

Ángel Custodio Loyola (September 4, 1926 – September 24, 1985), was a Venezuelan singer and composer, known as a pioneer in the joropo genre. He wrote many popular songs, including El Gavilán, Tierra Negra, Guayabo Negro, Carnaval, Sentimiento Llanero, Catira Marmolereña, Faenas Llaneras, and Puerto Miranda.

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References[edit]

  • Casanares, Juan - Ángel Custodio Loyola : Todo el llano en la voz (El Nacional, Caracas, September 7, 1980)
  • Hernández Camacho, Pedro - Al rescate de la música criolla (Elite Magazine, Caracas, June 19, 1969)
  • Medina, Vicente - Cosas de cantadores (El Nacional, Caracas, May 28, 1977)
  • Vallejo, Raúl - Se despidió El Pajarillo. Custodio permanente de nuestra música (El Nacional, September 25, 1985)
  • Enciclopedia de la Música en Venezuela, (ed. Fundación Bigott (ISBN 980-6428-02-1) Caracas, Venezuela, 1998)
  • Últimas Noticias, July 17, 2009. “Punto Criollo” by Alfredo Cisneros

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