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Encyclopedia > Juan D'Arienzo

Juan D'Arienzo ( For the film, see 1900 (film). 1900 is a common year starting on Monday. Years: 1897 1898 1899 - 1900 - 1901 1902 1903 Decades: 1870s 1880s 1890s - 1900s - 1910s 1920s 1930s Centuries: 18th century - 19th century - 20th century 1900 in topic: Arts Architecture - Art - Film - Literature - Music Science and technology Aviation... 1900- 1976 is a leap year starting on Thursday (link will take you to calendar). Years: 1973 1974 1975 - 1976 - 1977 1978 1979 Decades: 1940s 1950s 1960s - 1970s - 1980s 1990s 2000s Centuries: 19th century - 20th century - 21st century 1976 in topic: Arts Architecture - Art - Film - Literature - Music Science and technology Aviation... 1976) was known as "El Rey del Compas" (King of the Beat). Departing from other orchestras of the golden age, D'Arienzo returned to the 2x4 feel that characterized music of the old guard, but he used more modern arrangements and instrumentation. His popular group produced hundreds of recordings.


His music is played often at milongas in Buenos Aires, and the instrumentals are the classic harder rhythmic tangos with a strong staccato dance rhythm. He also recorded many great milongas and fast valses.


On his passing in 1976, Juan D'Arienzo was interred in the Cementerio de la Chacarita in Buenos Aires, Argentina, known as the National Cemetery, was opened during a yellow fever epidemic in 1871. In the 1800s, a large number of Argentina to work in the many economic areas in which Britain then had extensive interests. Many of these expatriates were buried... Cementerio de la Chacarita in Buenos Aires (BWEH-naus EYE-ress, literally Good Winds in Spanish, but more akin to Fair Winds, as in navigation) is the capital of Argentina and its largest city and port, as well as one of the largest in South America. The city proper has a population of 2,776... Buenos Aires, Argentina.


 
 

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