February 4th, 1889

Calendario Milonguero

Birth of  AUGUSTO PEDRO BERTO, bandoneon player, composer and director. He was a self-taught musician of rural origin. He later integrates the most advanced elite group of the Old Guard. In 1913 he led a group of bandoneon, piano, violin, guitar and flute musicians and began recording under the name of “Quinteto Criollo”, Creole Quintet for the Atlanta recording Co. Here sounds one of his most memorable works.

DON ESTEBAN. Juan D’Arienzo (1936).

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