Composer and Bandoneon Virtuoso Ástor Piazzolla Was Born On This Day in 1921 [ON-THIS-DAY]

Argentine composer and bandoneon virtuoso Ástor Piazzolla was born on this day in 1921

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Argentine composer and bandoneon virtuoso Ástor Piazzolla was born on this day in 1921.

Dying in 1992, aged 70, he is remembered in history for the development of what’s come to be known as ‘Nuevo Tango’ – the merging of traditional Latin tango with jazz and classical music.

 

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