Astor Piazzolla

Real Name:
Ástor Pantaleón Piazzólla
Profile:
Bandoneon player and historical master of Tango.
Born: 11th March 1921, Mar del Plata, Argentina
Died: 4th July 1992.

Orchestras he performed in:

Aníbal Troilo Y Su Orquesta Típica. 1939-1944 - Orchestra Assembled by composer Aníbal Troilo, where Piazzolla performed as Bandoneon player.
Francisco Fiorentino Y Su Orquesta Típica. 1945-1946 - Orchestra assembled by singer Francisco Fiorentino and directed by Piazzolla. They released around 12 shellac 78s under Odeon (30201 - 30212).

His ensembles:

Orquesta Típica (in English: Piazzolla's Traditional Orchestra), aka "the 1946 Orchestra", 1946-51. On the database as Astor Piazzolla Y Su Orquesta Típica . They would release around 17 shellac 78s under Odeon and TK Discos.
Orquesta de Cuerdas (in English: String Orchestra), credited on Sinfonía de Tango, Astor Piazzolla Son Bandonéon Et Ses Cordes, Piazzola Et Son Orchestre and Tango en Hi-Fi y Lo Que Vendra as Astor Piazzolla, Su Bandoneon y Sus Cuerdas. 1955-1958. He released a small number of singles and shellacs under this ensemble.
Octeto Buenos Aires (in English: Buenos Aires Octet) 1955-58. On the database as Octeto Buenos Aires. He released Tango Progresivo and Tango Moderno
Jazz Tango Quintet, 1959. On the database as Astor Piazola & His Quintet. Formed in the USA to make a jazz-tango fusion sound. They recorded Take Me Dancing!, 1959 and an unreleased 1958 recorded was later released as Evening In Buenos Aires in the 90s. The ensemble disbanded after the records were proven a commercial failure.
Quinteto (in English: Quintet), 1960-70. On the database as Astor Piazzolla Y Su Quinteto
Nuevo Octeto (in English: New Octet), 1963. On the database as Astor Piazzolla Y Su Nuevo Octeto
Conjunto 9 (in English: Ensemble 9), aka Noneto, 1971-72 & 1983. On the database as Astor Piazzolla Y Su Conjunto 9
Conjunto Electronico (in English: Electronic Ensemble), aka Electronic Octet, 1975.
Quinteto Tango Nuevo (in English: New Tango Quintet), aka the second Quintet, 1978-1988. On the database as Astor Piazzolla Y Su Quinteto Tango Nuevo
Sexteto Tango Nuevo (in English: New Tango Sextet), 1989. On the database as Astor Piazzolla Y Su Sexteto Tango Nuevo. Released several live albums.
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Astor Piazzolla Discography Tracks

Albums

Astor Piazzolla - Piazzolla o No? Bailable y Apiazolado album art Astor Piazzolla Piazzolla o No? Bailable y Apiazolado (Album) RCA Victor Argentina 1961 Sell This Version
Astor Piazzolla - Nuestro Tiempo album art Astor Piazzolla Nuestro Tiempo (Album, Comp) CBS Harmony Argentina 1962 Sell This Version
Astor Piazzolla - Tango Para Una Ciudad album art Astor Piazzolla Tango Para Una Ciudad (Album) CBS Argentina 1963 Sell This Version
PLP 5049 Astor Piazzolla - Vanguardia album art Astor Piazzolla, Horacio Salgán Astor Piazzolla, Horacio Salgán - Vanguardia(LP, Album) ANTAR (2) PLP 5049 Uruguay 1964 Sell This Version
Astor Piazzolla - El Tango album art Astor Piazzolla & Jorge Luis Borges Astor Piazzolla & Jorge Luis Borges - El Tango (Album) Polydor Argentina 1965 Sell This Version
Astor Piazzolla - Maria De Buenos Aires album art Astor Piazzolla - Horacio Ferrer Astor Piazzolla - Horacio Ferrer - Maria De Buenos Aires (Album) Trova Argentina 1968 Sell This Version
Astor Piazzolla - Balada Para Un Loco album art Goyeneche* - Piazzolla* Goyeneche* - Piazzolla* - Balada Para Un Loco (Album) RCA Argentina 1969 Sell This Version
Astor Piazzolla - Concierto Para Quinteto album art Astor Piazzolla Concierto Para Quinteto (Album) RCA Victor Argentina 1971 Sell This Version
Astor Piazzolla - Lo Que Vendra album art Astor Piazzolla Lo Que Vendra (Album) Diapason (3) Argentina 1971 Sell This Version
M/014 Astor Piazzolla - Piazzolla: "Las Estaciones" + Cinco Tangos de Troilo, Delfino y Piazzolla album art Astor Piazzolla, Agustín Carlevaro Astor Piazzolla, Agustín Carlevaro - Piazzolla: "Las Estaciones" + Cinco Tangos de Troilo, Delfino y Piazzolla(LP) La Cornamusa M/014 Argentina 1971 Sell This Version
Astor Piazzolla - Adios Nonino album art Astor Piazzolla Adios Nonino (Album) Som Livre Brazil 1972 Sell This Version
SEI 3 Astor Piazzolla - Finalmente!! album art Astor Piazzolla Finalmente!!(LP, Album, RE) Analogy SEI 3 Italy 1973 Sell This Version
Astor Piazzolla - Histoire Du Tango album art Astor Piazzolla Histoire Du Tango (Comp) Polydor, Polydor France 1973 Sell This Version
Astor Piazzolla - Pulsación album art Astor Piazzolla Pulsación (Album, Comp) Columbia France 1974 Sell This Version
Astor Piazzolla - Tango En Hi-Fi album art Astor Piazzolla Tango En Hi-Fi (Album) Music Hall Brazil 1974 Sell This Version
Astor Piazzolla - Libertango album art Astor Piazzolla Libertango (Album, Comp) Carosello France 1974 Sell This Version
Astor Piazzolla - Summit album art Gerry Mulligan / Astor Piazzolla Gerry Mulligan / Astor Piazzolla - Summit (Album) Erre T.V. Italy 1974 Sell This Version
Astor Piazzolla - Révolution Du Tango - Astor Piazzolla Alla Philharmonic Hall Di New York album art Astor Piazzolla Révolution Du Tango - Astor Piazzolla Alla Philharmonic Hall Di New York (Album) Polydor Italy 1974 Sell This Version
CHR 1096 Astor Piazzolla Libertango(LP, Gat) Chrysalis CHR 1096 US 1974 Sell This Version
Astor Piazzolla - Il Pleut Sur Santiago album art Astor PIazzolla Il Pleut Sur Santiago (Album) EMI France 1975 Sell This Version
Astor Piazzolla - Tango Futur album art Astor Piazzolla Tango Futur (Album) RCA France 1975 Sell This Version
304.1045 Astor Piazzolla - Amelita Baltar Arranjos E Direção de Orquestra Astor Piazzola album art Amelita Baltar Arranjos E Direção de Orquestra Astor Piazzolla Amelita Baltar Arranjos E Direção de Orquestra Astor Piazzolla - Amelita Baltar Arranjos E Direção de Orquestra Astor Piazzola(LP, Album) Fermata 304.1045 Brazil 1975 Sell This Version
Astor Piazzolla - Balada Para Un Loco album art Astor Piazzolla Canta Jose Angel Trelles* Astor Piazzolla Canta Jose Angel Trelles* - Balada Para Un Loco (Album) Trova US 1976 Sell This Version
Astor Piazzolla - Suite Troileana album art Astor Piazzolla Suite Troileana (Album) Trova Argentina 1976 Sell This Version
2.467 Astor Piazzolla - Esencia + Musica album art Astor Piazzolla Esencia + Musica(LP, Album) Music Hall 2.467 Chile 1976 Sell This Version