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The memory of a NOA folklorist: Polo Gimenez

Musician Polo Gimenez was a leading composer and performer of Argentine folk music, who was born on November 19, 1904.

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 Polo Giménez  was born on November 19, 1904 and died at the same time, in 1969. He was a composer, pianist and performer of Argentine folk music. It is considered one of the precursors of the Argentine folklore boom produced from the 1950s. It has 77 recorded songs and a total of about 350 written in total. He was a highly recognized musician in the interior of the country.

Publication Date: 19/11/2020

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