Tango's sordid past

Tango's sordid past

There are 1 comment on the El Paso Times story from Apr 24, 2010, titled Tango's sordid past. In it, El Paso Times reports that:

It takes two to tango, but UTEP assistant music professor Oscar Macchioni is dancing with three tango projects right now: There's "Mostly Tangos: Piano Music from the Americas," a solo piano CD of classical tangos, released earlier this year on Eroica Classical Records.

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great idea

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#1 Apr 25, 2010
Interesting write up.

The dance department would have been a good collaboration to supplement the music.

Tango had to be cleaned up to be marketable to mainstream audiences 100 yrs ago. The same could be said of what passes for entertainment these days.

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