April 9th, 1942

Calendario Milonguero

On this date Carlos Di Sarli and Alberto Podestá recorded the waltz ÁLZAME EN TUS BRAZOS. It is believed that this genre as it is currently known, was born in Germany during the nineteenth century. The vals criollo created in Buenos Aires kept the 3 beats rhythm and its rotating dance movements as well as the displacing on the dance floor, although its steps became more complex, mimicking the ones of tango.

♫ ÁLZAME EN TUS BRAZOS. Carlos Di Sarli and Alberto Podestá (1942)

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