February 20th, 1874

Calendario Milonguero

Birth of ALFREDO BEVILACQUA, pianist and composer.  He is considered a great exponent of the first tango architects. Wingback musician, he kept in his mind many rich melodious stories. In 1910 in order to commemorate the centenary of the Liberation of Spanish Colonialism, he composed two tangos. One for Chile: EMANCIPACION. The other for Argentina: INDEPENDENCIA.

INDEPENDENCIA. Juan D’Arienzo (1942).

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