bandoneon bandoneon

Definition(s):

  • (n) a type of concertina popular in South America

News

  • Tiempo calendar: Things to do in El Paso area

    Today, Nov. 22 El Paso Symphony Orchestra: New conductor Bohuslav Rattay will lead bandoneon player Peter Soave in Astor Piazzolla's "Aconcagua, Concerto for Bandoneon and Orchestra" at 7:30 p.m. Nov. 22-23 at the Plaza Theatre.
    on November 22, 2013     Source: El Paso Times

Quotes

  • "The bandoneon is as important to the tango as the saxophone is to jazz," says the Grammy-winning Schifrin, speaking slowly and thoughtfully. "It was born in Germany during the Renaissance and used as a portable organ in churches that...
    on Aug 4, 2005 By: Lalo Schifrin Source: San Diego Union Tribune

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