January 8th, 1942

Calendario Milonguero

Aníbal Troilo and Francisco Fiorentino on this date record MALENA. Besides being a wonderful tango, there are two curious facts associated to it. The first one: of the sixty themes that this couple recorded, this is the only one that Troilo decided to repeat. The other one: there are two versions of who were the woman inspiring the author, Homero Manzi, who never publicly revealed the truth.

♫  MALENA. Aníbal Troilo and Francisco Fiorentino (1942)

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