SAUL COSENTINO (b 1935 )
Saul Cosentino made his first recording of avantgarde
tangos composed and arranged by him in 1983.
Other recordings followed, and in 1990 he won first
prize in the Carlos Gardel Competition. Other
recordings, publications and awards have followed, and
a series of compositions that has included a guitar
concerto and a prize-winning suite for harp and strings.
In 1995 he wrote his slow milonga La Recoleta, for
which Horacio Ferrer later provided words. It depicts the
neighbourhood of the title, where Ferrer has lived for