Carlos Gardel - Por Una Cabeza sheet music

Carlos Gardel - Por Una Cabeza sheet music for Flute Duet


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Tempo: q = 57.999985 BPM


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"Por una Cabeza" is an tango song with music and lyrics written in 1935 by Carlos Gardel and Alfredo Le Pera respectively. It has appeared in numerous movies, most famously in Scene of a Woman with Al Pacino, but also, for example, in Schindler's List.
Score Key:G major (Sounding Pitch) (View more G major Music for Flute Duet )
Time Signature:2/4 (View more 2/4 Music)
Tempo Marking: = 57.999985
Suggested Tempo:66 B.P.M.
Number of Pages:3
Difficulty:Advanced Level: Recommended for Advanced Players
Instrument: Flute Duet  (View more Advanced Flute Duet Music)
Style: World (View more World Flute Duet Music)
film (View more film Flute Duet Music)
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Tango (Por Una Cabeza) (Solo Violin with Piano Reduction). Composed by Carlos Gardel and Alfredo Le Pera. Arranged by John Williams. For Violin, Piano Accompaniment. John Williams Signature Edition - Strings. 8 pages. Published by Hal Leonard (HL.842193).

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Tango Cello Duets Composed by Carlos Gardel. Arranged by Diego Collatti. For 2 Cellos. World Music. Set of parts. 23 pages. Published by Universal Edition (PR.UE034681).

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Tango Por Una Cabeza, for string quartet, TA007 Composed by Gardel. Arranged by FCMUSIC. For Violin, Viola, Cello, String Quartet. 20th Century. Intermediate. Set of Parts, Score. FCMUSIC #TA007. Published by FCMUSIC (S0.13342).

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Tango (for Violin & Piano). Composed by Carlos Gardel. Arranged by Diego Collatti. For Violin, Piano. World Music. 32 + pages. Published by Universal Edition (PR.UE035013).

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