Astor Piazzolla

Astor Piazzolla Biography

Bandoneon player and historical master of Tango.

Born: 11th March 1921, Mar del Plata, Argentina

Died: 4th July 1992.



His Assemblies:



Orquesta Típica (in English: Piazzolla's Traditional Orchestra), aka "the 1946 Orchestra", 1946-50. On the database as Astor Piazzolla Y Su Orquesta Típica

Orquesta de Cuerdas (in English: String Orchestra), 1955-1958.

Octeto Buenos Aires (in English: Buenos Aires Octet) 1955-58. On the database as Octeto Buenos Aires

Jazz Tango Quintet, 1959. On the database as Astor Piazola & His Quintet

Quinteto (in English: Quintet), aka the first Quintet, 1960-70. On the database as Astor Piazzolla Y Su Quinteto

Nuevo Octeto (in English: New Octet), 1963. On the database as Astor Piazzolla Y Su Nuevo Octeto

Conjunto 9 (in English: Ensemble 9), aka Noneto, 1971-72 & 1983. On the database as Astor Piazzolla Y Su Conjunto 9

Conjunto Electronico (in English: Electronic Ensemble), aka Electronic Octet, 1975.

Quinteto Tango Nuevo (in English: New Tango Quintet), aka the second Quintet, 1978-1988. On the database as Astor Piazzolla Y Su Quinteto Tango Nuevo

Sexteto Nuevo Tango (in English: New Tango Sextet), 1989.





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