Argentina! Tango Legends. Various Artists
Label: Chant du Monde
Argentina! Tango Legends
This specially-priced two disc collection, Argentina! Tango Legends from Gardel to Piazzolla, presents a superb overview of a musical form that has been embraced by the whole world. Over the course of 53 tracks, the set explores the history and evolution of Tango from its folkloric roots to its classical glory in the music of Astor Piazzolla. Featured artists include Carlos Gardel, Osmar Maderna, Horacio Salgán, Mercedes Simone, Lita Morales and of course, Piazzolla himself.