“La Yumba” by Osvaldo Pugliese y su Orquesta Típica, 1946.
In the 40s Pugliese recorded some instrumental pieces of his own which anticipated the avant-garde.
Such is the case of “La yumba” (which became a sort of anthem of his orchestra).
Other important tangos Pugliese composed and played are, above all, the aforementioned “Recuerdo”, and “La beba”, “Adiós Bardi”, “Recién”, “Barro”, “Una vez” and “El encopao”.
Through years, Osvaldo Pugliese orchestra was banned for broadcasting as a means of political censorship but it did not succeed in diminishing his popular acceptance. Continue reading at www.todotango.com…