String quartet arrangements of three of the most well-known pieces in the Tango repertoire: Trenzas, Danzarin, and Romance de Barrio. Each piece has been transformed substantially from the original by changes in harmony, time signature, and rhythm.
Written for an intermediate to advanced level ensemble.
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