Tag Archives: Lucio Demare

Melodic Rhythm: Repetition in Demare’s “Malena”

(Some of the material in this post was first used in a rhythmic excercise, here. And I wrote a bit about Malena and the form, and there’s a translation. Here.) Repetition is a technique musicians use to create predictability, coherence, … Continue reading

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Malena Music/Audio Sync, Lucio Demare (1942)

Malena was composed by Lucio Demare, on a poem by Homero Manzi, in 1941. It’s been frequently recorded, and re-issued. Tango.info has a list, here. Demare recorded two somewhat different vocal versions, the first in 1942 with Juan Carlos Miranda, … Continue reading

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