May 2nd, 1944

Calendario Milonguero

On this date Ricardo Malerba and Orlando Medina recorded the tango PALAIS DE GLACE. The name refers to a small palace built in the quarter of Recoleta. It opened in 1910 as an ice rink and social club. Two years later, Argentina’s upper class organized there a famous “milonga” with the orchestra of Genaro Espósito and the performance of the dancer Enrique Saborido.

♫ PALAIS DE GLACE. Ricardo Malerba and Orlando Medina (1944)

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