Astor Piazzolla


“Moi je suis tango”

About this work...

Pressured by his European agent to write shorter, more "airplay-friendly" pieces, Piazzolla produced Libertango in 1974. This was during the period from 1971 to 1978 when he was working with a highly electric and eclectic nonet, Conjunto 9, which gave his work a more commercial, rock- and jazz-influenced sound. But whe... read more