THE VIOLIN IN TANGO
RAMIRO GALLO

In individual chapters the following topics are explored with exercises and studies:
Rhythmic melody and expressive melody: the typical articulation of rhythmic melodies and the art of fraseo, the authentic shaping of expressive melodies.
The rhythmic base:the typical rhythmic patterns and the rol of the violin as a part of the rhyhtmic base.
Plus the use of ornamentation and percussion effects when working in a tango ensemble, the history of the violin in tango, tango styles and much more.

> Include 2 CDs with audio and/or video of all music examples and play-along versions of all the pieces.

> Includes 7 original Ramiro Gallo’s works for violin and other instruments.

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EL VIOLÍN EN EL TANGO
/ THE VIOLIN IN TANGO

Fundamental method
for playing tango music

 

By Ramiro Gallo

 

Español/English
Includes 2 CDs
Include piano parts
© 2011
G. Ricordi & Co. München

ISMN
979-0-2042-2923-9
ISBN
979-0-2042-2923-9
Sy. 2923

THE AUTHOR
RAMIRO GALLO

Born in Santa Fe, he began his musical career at an early age, performing Argentine popular music with his parents and brothers, while pursuing his classical training. He has played in symphony and chamber orchestras in Argentina and abroad, as well as various popular music groups as a violinist and arranger. He completed his violin studies with the maestro, Ljerko Spiller. He was a founder member of the Orquesta Escuela de Tango, conducted by the maestro, Emilio Balcarce, after performing in it as violin soloist and assistant conductor between 2000 and 2008. Between 1997 and 2005 he was part of the group El Arranque as first violin, arranger and musical director. In 2000 he founded the Ramiro Gallo Quintet, whose repertoire consists of his own compositions. The group has recorded five CDs to date and has performed in the leading concert halls of Argentina, South america, US and Asia. In 2008 he formed the Orquesta Arquetípica, with whom he performs works of his own composition. Recorded in 2009, their first disc, Arte popular. Also a composer works of chamber and symphonic works, he devotes much of his time to teaching tango violin, arranging and composing.

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