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Astor Piazzolla (1921–1992)


Astor Piazzolla was born on March 11, 1921 in Mar del Plata, Buenos Aires, Argentina as Astor Pantaleón Piazzolla. He is known for his work on 12 Monkeys (1995), Raw Deal (1986) and Frantic (1988). He died on July 4, 1992 in Buenos Aires. See full bio »

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(age 71) in Buenos Aires, Argentina

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Known For

12 Monkeys Soundtrack
(1995)
Raw Deal Soundtrack
(1986)
Frantic Soundtrack
(1988)

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 2015-2020 Rational Security (TV Series) (writer - 272 episodes)
- The 'Dangerous Tweets' Edition (2020) ... (writer: "Adiós Nonino")
- The 'Barr, Portland, Pompeo, Camera, TV' Edition (2020) ... (writer: "Adiós Nonino")
- The 'Not-So-Secret Police' Edition (2020) ... (writer: "Adiós Nonino")
- The 'Tick Tock for TikTok' Edition (2020) ... (writer: "Adiós Nonino")
- The "Blob Bloblob" Edition (2020) ... (writer: "Adiós Nonino")
 2018 Les enfants de la télé (TV Series) (music - 1 episode)
- Episode dated 30 September 2018 (2018) ... (music: "Mi amor (Libertango)")
 2018 Keep Going (writer: "Oblivion")
 2018 Pose (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Access (2018) ... (writer: "I've Seen That Face Before (Libertango)")
 2018 El Angel (performer: "Milonga Del Ángel")
 2018 La noche de Mirtha (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #5.46 (2018) ... (writer: "Milonga del trovador")
 2015-2017 The Cyberlaw Podcast (TV Series) (writer - 3 episodes)
- The Third Annual Triple Entente Beer Summit (2017) ... (writer: "Adiós Nonino")
- The Second Annual Triple Entente Beer Summit (2016) ... (writer: "Adiós Nonino")
- The Triple Entente Beer Summit (2015) ... (writer: "Adiós Nonino")
 2015-2017 The Lawfare Podcast (TV Series) (writer - 3 episodes)
- The Third Annual Triple Entente Beer Summit (2017) ... (writer: "Adiós Nonino")
- The Second Annual Triple Entente Beer Summit (2016) ... (writer: "Adiós Nonino")
- The Triple Entente Beer Summit (2015) ... (writer: "Adiós Nonino")
 2017 Le Van (TV Series) (music - 1 episode)
- Episode #1.9 (2017) ... (music: "I've Seen That Face Before (Libertango)")
 2016 True Memoirs of an International Assassin (writer: "Libertango")
 2016 Morfi, todos a la mesa (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode dated 6 November 2016 (2016) ... (writer: "Los pájaros perdidos", "Milonga de la anunciación")
 2016 The Dreamed Ones (performer: "Invierno Porteño") / (writer: "Invierno Porteño")
 2015 Prozac tango (Short) ("Vuelvo al Sur", "Milonga", "Regreso al Amor")
 2015 Bergoglio, the Pope Francis (writer: "Balada para un loco")
 2015 Deutschland 83 (TV Mini Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Brandy Station (2015) ... (writer: "I've Seen That Face Before" - uncredited)
 2015 The Surprise (writer: "Oblivion")
 2014 Tomorrow's Cantabile (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Lesson 12 (2014) ... (writer: "Libertango")
 2014 Carnalidad (Short) ("'BANDONEON' SUITE TROILEANA")
 2014 Kadin Isi Banka Soygunu (writer: "Libertango")
 2013 Lost Girl (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- In Memoriam (2013) ... (writer: "Libertango")
 2013 ACO Virtual (Short) (music: "Oblivion")
  Dancing with the Stars (TV Series) (1 episode, 2012) (performer - 4 episodes, 2007 - 2008) (music - 2 episodes, 2011 - 2013) (writer - 2 episodes, 2008 - 2009)
- Semi-Finals (2013) ... (music: "Concierto Para Quintento")
- Performance Show: Week Five (2012) ... ("Tanguedia II")
- Round Nine (2011) ... (music: "Libertango")
- Round Three (2009) ... (writer: "Suite Punta del Este", "Libertango")
- Round 6: Results (2008) ... (performer: "Tanguedia III" - uncredited) / (writer: "Tanguedia III" - uncredited)
 2013 The Mark of Beauty (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Nagasaki (2013) ... ("Milonga Del Angel")
 2013 Luar (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode dated 25 January 2013 (2013) ... (writer: "Balada para mi muerte")
 2012 Premios Ceres de teatro 2012 (TV Special) (music: "Libertango")
 2010-2012 Dancing with the Stars (TV Series) (writer - 4 episodes)
- 2012 Semi-Final (2012) ... (writer: "Libertango" - uncredited)
- Episode #11.8 (2011) ... (writer: "Cite Tango" - uncredited)
- Episode #11.3 (2011) ... (writer: "Suite Punta del Este" - uncredited)
- Episode #10.2 (2010) ... (writer: "I've Seen That Face Before (Libertango)" - uncredited)
 2007-2012 The Simpsons (TV Series) (writer - 2 episodes)
- The D'oh-cial Network (2012) ... (writer: "Suite Punta del Este")
- Yokel Chords (2007) ... (writer: "Suite Punta del Este")
 2011 Ponto da poesia (Video) (writer: "Libertango")
 2011 The One (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Episode #1.1 (2011) ... (performer: "Duo de amor" - uncredited)
 2010 Harald Schmidt (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #5.11 (2010) ... (writer: "Oblivion")
 2010 Misfits (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #2.6 (2010) ... (writer: "I've Seen That Face Before" - uncredited)
 2010 Dark Buenos Aires (writer: "Verano porteño")
  So You Think You Can Dance (TV Series) (performer - 3 episodes, 2009 - 2010) (writer - 3 episodes, 2009 - 2010)
- Finale: Winner Announced (2010) ... (performer: "Oblivion") / (writer: "Oblivion")
- Top Four Perform (2010) ... (performer: "Oblivion")
- Top 10 Perform (2010) ... (writer: "Libertango")
- The Top 18 Perform (2009) ... (performer: "Violentango" - uncredited)
- Top 12 Perform (2009) ... (writer: "Libertango")
 2009 Nip/Tuck (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Wesley Clovis (2009) ... (writer: "Vuelvo Al Sur" - uncredited)
  Uutishuone (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode, 2009) (writer - 1 episode, 2009)
- Puhu hiljaa rakkaudesta (2009) ... (performer: "Tango Apasionado") / (writer: "Tango Apasionado")
 2007 Banda sonora (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #1.6 (2007) ... (writer: "I've Seen That Face Before (Libertango)")
 2007 Go Go Tales (writer: "I've Seen That Face Before (Libertango)")
 2006 The Eight (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Paris (2006) ... (writer: "I've Seen That Face Before" - uncredited)
 2006 Empty (Short) (writer: "Libertango" - uncredited)
 2005 Shadowboxer (writer: "Libertango")
 2005 Si sos brujo: A Tango Story (Documentary) (writer: "Fuga y misterio", "De Carisimo")
 2004 School for Seduction (music: "I've Seen That Face Before (Libertango)")
 2004 A Brokedown Melody (Documentary) (writer: "Vuelvo Al Sur")
 2003 Tango Octogenario (Short) (performer: "La Camorra 1") / (writer: "La Camorra 1")
 2003 Haggard (Video) (performer: "Knife Fight")
 2003 The Best of Youth (performer: "Oblivion") / (writer: "Oblivion")
 2003 Benjamim (performer: "Years of Solitude")
 2002 Luokkajuhla (TV Movie) (writer: "I've Seen That Face Before (Libertango)")
 2002 Cuéntame (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Con la frente marchita (2002) ... (performer: "Adiós, nonino")
 2002 Un paso adelante (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Camino a Lastres (2002) ... (writer: "I've Seen That Face Before (Libertango)")
  Aleph, lectures contades (TV Series documentary) (writer - 3 episodes, 2000 - 2001) (performer - 1 episode, 2000)
- Jaime Gil de Biedma (2001) ... (writer: "Tango Suite")
- José Agustín Goytisolo (2000) ... (writer: "Suite Punta del Este for Bandoneón Solo: Introducción (allegro pesante)")
- Jorge Luis Borges (2000) ... (performer: "Asleep", "Anxiety") / (writer: "Suite for Oboe and String Orchestra", "Asleep", "Anxiety")
 2000 Witold Gombrowicz 1904-1939 (TV Movie documentary) ("Fugata et Cefe" (1930))
 2000 Staffan Snellin suojelusenkeli (TV Movie) (writer: "Verano Porteno", "Fuga y Misterio", "Adios Nonino")
 2000 Teeth (performer: "El Penultimo") / (writer: "El Penultimo")
 1999 Frontline (TV Series documentary) (writer - 1 episode)
- Pop (1999) ... (writer: "Oblivion")
 1998 Alice and Martin (writer: "Michelangelo 70")
 1998 Tango (writer: "Calambre")
 1998 The Impostors (writer: "Preparense")
 1997 The Tango Lesson (performer: "Libertango") / (writer: "Zum", "Libertango", "Libertango (Reprise)")
 1997 Happy Together ("Prologue (Tango Apasionado)", "Milonga for 3")
 1997 Martín (Hache) (performer: "Onda B") / (writer: "Onda B")
 1995 12 Monkeys (writer: "Introduccion" (1982))
 1995 The Corridor (writer: "Adiós nonino" - uncredited)
 1995 La Lloll (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode #3.2 (1995) ... (writer: "I've Seen That Face Before (Libertango)")
 1995 Blue in the Face (performer: "South: Regression To Love") / (writer: "South: Regression To Love")
 1993 Kuolema käy kuusi beessä (performer: "La muerte del angel") / (writer: "La muerte del angel")
 1992 Equinox (performer: "MILONGA DEL ANGEL") / (writer: "MILONGA DEL ANGEL")
 1989 Kriminalnyy talant (TV Movie) (writer: "I've Seen That Face Before (Libertango)")
 1988 Driving Me Crazy (Documentary) (music: "Maria Magdalena" - uncredited)
 1988 Frantic (writer: "I've Seen That Face Before (Libertango)")
 1986 Raw Deal (music: "I've seen that face before (Libertango)")
 1985 Waiting for Darkness (writer: "Pulsacion No. 4", "Pulsacion No. 2")
 1984 Henry IV (writer: "Oblivion")
  Cadence 3 (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode, 1983) (writer - 1 episode, 1983)
- Episode dated 12 October 1983 (1983) ... (performer: "Ballade pour un fou (Loco, Loco)") / (writer: "Ballade pour un fou (Loco, Loco)")
 1981 Le Pont du Nord (arranger: "Libertango", "Violentango") / (performer: "Libertango", "Violentango") / (writer: "Libertango", "Violentango")
 1981 Esta noche (TV Series) (writer - 1 episode)
- Episode dated 2 July 1981 (1981) ... (writer: "I've Seen That Face Before (Libertango)")
 1980 To Love the Damned (performer: "Close Your Eyes and Listen") / (writer: "Close Your Eyes and Listen")
 1979 Gaivotas (TV Series) (performer: "Libertango" (Opening Theme))
 1976 Illustrious Corpses (performer: "Jeanne y Paul") / (writer: "Jeanne y Paul")
 1969 Kuma Ching (music: "Dame tu cielo")
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Expert player of the bandonean, an Argentinian version of the accordion. See more »

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