Hektoen International

A Journal of Medical Humanities

Tag: Tango and the milonga

  • Tango impressions with medical overtones

    Lazaros Triarhou Macedonia, Thessalonica, Greece   Musical scores of tangos on medical themes, from the private collection of the author, the Argentine Tango Society (todotango.com), and additional references mentioned in the text. Tango and the milonga are more than music or dance genres. They reflect a social phenomenon,1 traditionally embracing emotions, everyday life, culture, poetry,…