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Homero Manzi. Argentine music at Escuela de tango de Buenos Aires.

“El Pescante” by Lucio Demare y su Orquesta Típica with Raúl Berón (1943)

Homero Manzi. Argentine music at Escuela de tango de Buenos Aires.Homero Manzi

Poet and lyricist
(November 1, 1907 – May 3, 1951)

Manzi has given, like no one else, poetry to tango lyrics. However, he was a poet who never published a book of poems.

His poetry was evidenced only through songs, from country themes to urban music, the latter where he would be at his best. In this way he became immensely popular without giving up his poet feelings.

He resorted to metaphors, even surrealist, but never so much as to prevent ordinary people from fully understanding his message. Continue reading at

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Marcelo Solis

I was born in Argentina. Through my family and the community that saw my upbringing, I have been intimately involved with the culture of Tango all my life, and have been an Argentine Tango dance performer, choreographer and instructor for over 30 years. I profoundly love Tango dancing, music, and culture, particularly that of the Golden Era. I am a milonguero.

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