Malambo de los Llanos for 6-Player Tango Ensemble
LKMP r01455/ HL 42563
Violin, Clarinet in Bb, Piano, Bandoneon, Bass, Percussion
The "Malambo" (Danza de Los Llanos) was the music of Argentinean gauchos, played with guitars while dancing. They used their spurs as percussion in combination with the boots points and heels. The malambo often served the purpose of a duel, and was performed solely by men.