Navidad de Los Andes

Dino Saluzzi (performer), Anja Lechner (performer), Felix Saluzzi (performer)
Navidad de Los Andes
Dino Saluzzi  (bandoneon) Anja Lechner  (cello) Felix Saluzzi  (saxofoon;klarinet)
ECM, 2011
1 cd
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About Dino Saluzzi

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Timoteo "Dino" Saluzzi (born 20 May 1935) is an Argentinian bandoneon player. He is the son of Cayetano Saluzzi and the father of guitarist José Maria Saluzzi.

Early life, family and education

Timoteo "Dino" Saluzzi was born in Campo Santo, Salta Province, Argentina. He began playing the bandoneon as a child. His father Cayetano Saluzzi was influential in his involvement with music. For much of his youth, Saluzzi lived in Buenos Aires.


Dino has been playing the bandoneon since his childhood. Other than his father, he was influenced by Salta musicians such as Cuchi Leguizamón, and by the lyrical strain of the tango of Francisco de Caro and Agustín Bardi. Dino described the vividness of his musical sketches as "an imaginary return" to the little towns and villages of his childhood. As a youth in Buenos Aires,…Read more on Wikipedia