Radio 3 Composer of the Week
Ástor Pantaleón Piazzolla (March 11, 1921 – July 4, 1992) was an Argentine tango composer, bandoneon player and arranger. His oeuvre revolutionized the traditional tango into a new style termed nuevo tango, incorporating elements from jazz and classical music. A virtuoso bandoneonist, he regularly performed his own compositions with a variety of ensembles.In 1992, American music critic Stephen Hol... read more
Ástor Pantaleón Piazzolla (March 11, 1921 – July 4, 1992) was an Argentine tango composer, bandoneon player and arranger... read more
The Sound of Piazzolla
Alison Balsom (trumpet), Martha Argerich (piano), Gidon Kremer (violin), Emmanuel Pahud (f...
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The Romantic Piano Concerto Vol.78: Clara Schumann, Hiller, Herz & Kalkbrenner
(Hyperion - Romantic Piano Concertos)