Carlos Gardel - Por Una Cabeza sheet music

Today we are going to go back in time so long ago that we reach Carlos Gardel in 1935, releasing Por Una Cabeza.

Carlos Gardel was born in December 1890 and died in a plane crash at 44 years old in June 1935, and activated as a French-Argentine singer, songwriter, and actor.

He is known as the most prominent figure in the history of tango.

He was an important figure in the world of music and media and we encourage you to learn more about him when you have the time.

His song, the free Por Una Cabeza piano sheet music was released in 1935, through RCA Victor.

The song was written by Alfredo Le Pera and composed by Carlos Gardel.

Por Una Cabeza has a length of 2:34 minutes and is considered part of the tango music genre.

Once released, the song had incredible success, and believe it or not, still does nowadays.

Because of its success, the free Por Una Cabeza piano sheets have been used in media in commercials, TV shows, and many intriguing dancing scenes from various movies, such as the famous tango scene from Scent of a Woman – 1992 or Schindler’s List in 1993.

We can also enjoy the song performed by Nicola Benedetti in 2012.

There is no music video for Por Una Cabeza from our searches, unfortunately, but you can always find the original version of the song and enjoy the unmistakable voice of Carlos Gardel.

You can also enjoy Por Una Cabeza in many lovely movie scenes, as the most intense and romantic dance between two lovers.

The story behind the lyrics speaks about a compulsive horse-track gambler who compares his addiction to horses with the attraction he has to women.

For sure you are eager to try it at your piano at home or maybe play it at a wedding or dancing event.

Either way, you have all the materials you need on our website.

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Por Una Cabeza - Carlos Gardel piano tutorial

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