Tag: World Music

STORY: Tango Revolution: Quinteto Astor Piazzolla at The Soraya

   Kirk Silsbee   posted:  21 days ago

When Astor Piazzolla, Argentina’s paramount composer and bandoneon player, introduced his revolutionary quintet of the 1960s, tango adherents didn’t embrace his innovation. Fistfights, even death threats, were not uncommon.

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