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Sunday, 6 January 2019

ORCHESTRA RAP SHEET: Rudolfo Biagi tango orchestra























Rudolfo Biagi - pianist, composer, band leader
  1. He was born in buenos aires in a barrio or district called San telmo.
  2. He made his first debut as a pianist when he was 13 playing the background music for silent movies. Later working with Carlos gardel one of the most famous tango singers. Leaving his employment to play as part of Canaro’s orquestra.
  3. Here he wrote the famous tango ‘ indiferencia
  4. After a little time he left Canaro’s orquestra to replace an unreliable pianist in D'arienzo orquesta and together in 1935 bringing forward tangos with a very distinct difference in energy and tempo using the 2/4 time signature instead of the old 4/4 time.
  5. 1938, Biagi split with D’arienzo to make his own orchestra.his show of the radio got him coined with the nickname ‘manos brujos’ or magical hands. compositions include: ‘amor y vals’, ‘crus diablo’ and ‘golgata'