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Alfonsina and the Sea (song-video)

One of the most beautiful songs of the 20th c., inspired by the tragic death of the Argentine poet Alfonsina Storni, who threw herself into the sea at Mar de Plata.

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“Alfonsina and the Sea”, Ariel Ramírez (music), Félix Luna (lyrics).
Aliki Kayaloglou (song) & Kostas Grigoreas (clas. guitar).
Guitar transcription by K. Grigoreas. Arranged by Nikos Kypourgos.
Lyrics’ translation in Greek by Agathi Dimitrouka.
Album “Songs from Spain and Latin America”.
Producer: Manos Hadjidakis (Sirius).
2015 digital remastering by K. Grigoreas.