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Astor Piazzolla Four seasons of Buenos Aires after Vivaldi (Tango style)

It’s not only Vivaldi who composed music for the 4 seasons in the year; other composers did The same thing. Argentinian composer Astor Piazzolla applied the same idea to Buenos Aires in a set of tangos, called the Cuatro Estaciones Porteñas, The adjective “Porteñas” refers to Buenos Aires, hence the English title of The Four …

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Louis Armstrong sing kiss of fire tango song (El Choclo)

Louis Armstrong “Kiss of Fire” is a remake of “El Choclo” (translates as “The Corn Cob”), one of the most popular Argentine tango after “La Cumparsita”, composed by Angel Villoldo (1861-1919). So popular that at least on one occasion, and it was during the World War I, “El Choclo” was confused with the Argentinian anthem, …

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Piazzolla Libertango – Tango Dance

Piazzolla Libertango – Tango dance

“Libertango stands for the freedom which I allow for my musicians. Their limits are defined solely by the extent of their own capabilities and not through any exterior pressure.”― Composer Astor Piazzolla. Music and dance in a passionate and delightful performance of Astor Piazzolla’s masterpiece “Libertango” by dancers: Inna Svechnikova and Dmitry Chernysh, Soloists: Yuri …

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