Piazzolla: Oblivion



by Astor Piazzolla
arranged for euphonium and piano by Greg Anderson


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"Even the scarlet flowers of passion seem to grow in the same meadow as the poppies of oblivion." -Oscar Wilde

Tango was always a "dirty word," says Piazzolla. It belonged the lowlifes and the underworld. The Pope considered the dance so lascivious that it was banned, allowed only between men.

— Greg Anderson