Tango Italiano composed by Renzo Ruggieri. With Tango Italiano, Renzo wanted to compose a jazz tango that had jazz influences (the first part is constructed with a modal harmony) and includes an Italian melody in the middle.
This work in solo accordion virtuoso style is made with an indication of both the main melodies, and variations and improvisations are customizable and encouraged. This song was part of a university thesis in 2013 and has been performed numerous times by winners of international accordion competitions. Many musicians in different parts of the world perform this work regularly in their concerts and Renzo personally plays this song in almost every one of his concerts.
Renzo Ruggieri has performed all over the world to great acclaim. He specialized in jazz piano under Franco D’Andrea and since, has recorded numerous CD’s as both leader and session player. Much of his music been published and he has written teaching methods for important publishing houses. He is the leading exponent of Italian Jazz in formations that range from a DUO to the RENZO RUGGIERI ORCHESTRA.
Tango Italiano performed by Renzo Ruggieri’s student Lorenzo Bosica
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