El Esquinazo – Tango Criollo (string trio)
Title: El Esquinazo – Tango Criollo
Composer: Ángel Gregorio Villoldo, arr. David Gable
Instrumentation; Violin; Violin 2 or Viola; Cello
Printout: 8 pages
Note: Sometimes referred to as the “father of the tango”, Villoldo reworked many Spanish dance and song idioms into a uniquely Argentinian style. El Esqinazo has a cheery character quite unlike the stereotypical sultriness of tango music.