May 7th, 1891

Calendario Milonguero

Born in Montevideo JOSÉ MARÍA AGUILAR, guitarist and composer. At the beginning of his career he was devoted to classical music. He then accompanied the trio that played with Carlos Gardel. In the accident of Medellin where the eminent singer dies, Aguilar saved his life, but his hands and part of his body were disfigured. Let’s honor this guitarist hearing him play.

♫ MILONGUERA. Osvaldo Pugliese and Juan Carlos Cobos (1953)

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