June 10th, 1905

Calendario Milonguero

Birth in Montevideo of PINTIN CASTELLANOS, pianist, composer and conductor. He did not enjoy commercial success with his orchestra although his first violinist was Alfredo Gobbi and the singer, at first was Eduardo Ruiz and later Enrique Campos. As a composer he reached full accomplishment with the “candombe”. For this, his greatest achievements he obtained with milonga. Let’s hear.

♫ CHAPARRÓN. Juan D’Arienzo and Alberto Echagüe (1946)

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