November 24th, 1893

Calendario Milonguero

FRANCISCO LOMUTO is born. Pianist, conductor and composer. Son of Neapolitans parents. A central figure of the first dance salons. His main distinction was as a conductor. His orchestra had a danceable style proper of the Guardia Vieja. Between 1923 and 1950 he recorded about 950 themes. The illustrious 1940’s did not change his style.

♫ SON COSAS DEL BANDONEÓN. Francisco Lomuto and Jorge Omar (1940)

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