September 4th, 1971

Calendario Milonguero

ENRIQUE RODRÍGUEZ dies. He played equally well the violin, the piano and the bandoneon. When he was young he played in Donato’s orchestra. He formed his own group in 1936. His was a rhythmic and simple style, with little attention to the melody: he recorded more than 350 themes. In addition, he recorded polkas, pasodoble, rancheras and foxtrots. He composed the music of the tango we are listening to here.

♫ LLORAR POR UNA MUJER. Enrique Rodríguez and Armando Moreno (1942)

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