Roberto Firpo (1884-1969). (Very) instructive history of La Cumparsita.
Roberto Firpo – audio.
A very brief biography of Roberto Firpo (1884-1969), a tango pianist, bandleader and composer of Old Guard and a solid favorite of the dancers all over the world.
ToDoTango – a comprehensive source of Argentine tango music, poetry and history
Robert Farris Thompson, Tango: The Art History of Love
Below are several albums by Roberto Firpo with classical tangos, milongas and valses.
Only one has his hit Alma de Bohemio