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Title: Astor Piazzolla
Otros títulos: Astor Piazzolla : Balada Para un Loco
Balada Para un Loco
Intérprete/ Colaborador: Astor Piazzolla; Amelita Baltar; Jaime Gosis; Antonio Agri; Hugo Baralis; Victor Pontino; Nestor Panik; Kicho Diaz; Cacho Tirao; Arturo Schneider; José Correale; Tito Bisio; Noneto Electronico
Código CDU: Pia.02
Forma Musical: Popular Instrumental Music Argentina, Tangos
Abstract: "For me," Astor Piazzolla once said, "tango was always for the ear rather than the feet." Piazzolla expanded upon one of the great popular dance traditions of the Western Hemisphere, constantly crossing and recrossing the line between popular and classical music. A tango master not of the barrooms but of the concert hall, Astor Piazzolla was born in Mar del Plata, Argentina in 1921. His family moved to New York's Little Italy, and his musical education was shaped by American jazz and pop. But his father gave him a bandoneón, a large Argentine concertina, to keep the family's connection to Argentine culture alive, and he also studied classical music. In 1934, he recorded with the Argentine tango pioneer Carlos Gardel, who soon would be killed in a plane crash. Returning to Argentina, he played the bandoneón in a Buenos Aires tango orchestra from 1936 to 1944, but the world of classical music had made a deep impression on him. A chance meeting with the great pianist Artur Rubinstein brought ...


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1. Balada Para un Loco.mp3 4:52 6.676Mb MPEG Audio mp3
2. Balada Para mi Muerte.mp3 4:15 5.828Mb MPEG Audio mp3
3. Las Ciudades.mp3 4:37 6.344Mb MPEG Audio mp3
4. La Primera Palabra.mp3 3:44 5.116Mb MPEG Audio mp3
5. Adiós Noniño.mp3 8:02 11.03Mb MPEG Audio mp3
6. Otoño Porteño.mp3 5:11 7.104Mb MPEG Audio mp3
7. Michelangelo ’70.mp3 3:22 4.621Mb MPEG Audio mp3
8. Jorge Adiós.mp3 4:04 5.574Mb MPEG Audio mp3
9. Adiós De Soledad.mp3 4:42 6.454Mb MPEG Audio mp3
10. Tristeza de Un Doble “A”.mp3 7:13 9.909Mb MPEG Audio mp3

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