Tango

 

Leroy Anderson

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Leroy Anderson (June 29, 1908 – May 18, 1975) was an American composer of short, light concert pieces, many of which were introduced by the Boston Pops Orchestra under the direction of Arthur Fiedler.

 

 

Blue Tango

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“Blue Tango” is an instrumental composition by Leroy Anderson. it was later turned into a popular song with lyrics by Mitchell Parish. It was published in 1952. The music, however, was composed in 1951.

 

 

“Blue Tango” – Leroy Anderson
Cairo Opera Orchestra


 

 

Gerardo Matos Rodríguez

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Gerardo Hernan Matos Rodríguez (March 28, 1897 – April 25, 1948) Montevideo, Uruguay, also known as Becho, was a Uruguayan musician, composer and journalist.

La cumparsita

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“La cumparsita” is a tango written in 1916 by the Uruguayan musician Gerardo Matos Rodríguez, with lyrics by Pascual Contursi and Enrique Pedro Maroni. It is among the most famous and recognizable tangos of all time.

 

 

 

 

La cumparsita – Marimba Ponies

 

 

Sensual tango – La Cumparsita

 

 

El Choclo