TANGO QUIZZZ !
Which tango musician adapted a theme of an opera of Georges Bizet ?
The answer was FLORINDO SASSONE
He adapted “Les pêcheurs de perles” of Georges Bizet, a french opera compositor. His own theme is named “La canción de los pescadores de perlas” :
Florindo Sassone is not the most famous tango musician, but he has a really nice soft and enchanting sound, inspired from Carlos Di Sarli and Osvaldo Fresedo.
At times he was using drums, and a harp, like Fresedo.
He also had some great singers, and worked with Roberto Chanel, one of the most famous singers of Pugliese.
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