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Sheet Music For Tangos #1050664
01/02/08 10:38 AM
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This Argentinian site has a huge collection of Tangos, Waltzes, etc to download:

The Todo Tango Library

They don't seem to be in pdf format, so I just right-click and "save as" on each score.

There's no such thing as too many tangos, I think.

Or too many waltzes, for that matter.


Mel


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Thanks Mel. Nice site. Ah, someday.....


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Wow Mel, a treasure trove. I do love tangos - and fourteen Piazzolla (the only one I recognized)!

with thanks,
Caroline

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Originally posted by dannylux:


There's no such thing as too many tangos, I think.

Or too many waltzes, for that matter.


I'm totally addicted to waltzes - or at least, to pieces in waltz time.

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Love to try a tango. Don't recognize a single name, though. Can anybody tell me which is the most famous one (or at least well-recognized)?

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Akira,

I don't know which ones are famous, but Carlos Gardel's "Por una Cabeza"

is played in Schindler's List:

Por Una Cabeza


Mel


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Oh Boy, More sheet music to download and print!

I have The Joy of Waltzes, Tangos and Polkas but havn't tried any yet. I've wanted to work on a Tango since I played Don't Cry For Me Argentina. Maybe these pieces will motivate me to pick one up!


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Por Una Cabeza is also the tango in True Lies... That is if you've actually watched that one.


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As a side note make sure you save each page of the music. For example Por Una Cabeza is two individual images that you need to save, not just one.


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Por Una Cabeza is also the tango in True Lies... That is if you've actually watched that one.
Thanks! I have seen the movie (also Scent of a Woman). That's the one that was rolling around in my head (although I had no idea what it was called). Its a beautiful piece. Might just give it a go. smile


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