August 8th, 1959

Calendario Milonguero

JUAN BERGAMINO dies. Guitarist, singer and composer. One of tango pioneers. His creations were not many, but one of them became a classic: JOAQUINA. It is a song devoted to the owner of a famous dance hall in the neighborhood of Palermo whose name was Marán. She was famous as a dancer and for her many love affairs. Let’s listen to it now.

JOAQUINA. Juan D’Arienzo (1935)

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