Tango Argentino & Baroque Classics
Label: ARC MUSIC
Hugo Díaz counts as one of the greatest bandoneon players of his or any generation. On this album he plays tangos as well as baroque classics by the likes of Bach and Frescobaldi, all with the brilliance and flair that became his hallmark. Díaz was an outstanding technician and through determination and discipline, together with profound feelings, he was able to feel and convey all the facets of the tango in all its multicolored nuances. He played the music with an extraordinary depth of expression and temperament – even the softest notes and the silences. The bandoneon is the soul of the tango. In Hugo Diaz’s hands it lends itself to expressing a rainbow of feelings and emotions in a brilliant variety of styles.