Tango “La Puerta-Riqueña” (violin duo)
Title: Tango “La Puerta-Riqueña”
Composer: Isodoro Hernandez, arr. David Gable
Instrumentation: Violin 1 and 2
Printout: 4 pages
Note: Isodoro Hernandez lived during the second half of the nineteenth century and wrote songs in a distinctly Spanish style. “La Puerta-Riqueña” translates to “the Puerto-Rican Girl.” The violin 1 part is playable on flute or oboe with a few octave adjustments.