Concertina Music

Todo va bien

2008-09-29, tags: tango-polca, novelty, polka, tango

A tango-polca based on a French song between the two world wars.

This tune fits well in the music hall tradition of the English concertina. The original tune "Tout vas très bien, madame la marquise" was a very long (and funny) one in French:


To quote Alfredo Marcucci: "We never understood the French who make such long tunes with loads of texts...". The version I transcribed is a very shorter one in Argentinian polka style.