Armando Pontier (1917-83)

Bandoneonist of Miguel Caló. Both Caló and Aníbal Troilo recorded many of his works. Later formed an orchestra with his best friend and violinist Enrique Mario Francini.

Read his biography on todotango.

Pontier's composition with lyrics

Tabaco (Tobacco)

Lyrics: José María Contursi Translation: Derrick Del Pilar Music: Armando Pontier

Cada Día Te Extraño Más (Each Day I Miss You More)

Lyrics: Carlos Bahr Translation: Felipe & Ayano Music: Armando Pontier

Corazón No Le Hagas Caso (Heart, Pay No Attention)

Lyrics: Carlos Bahr Translation: Alberto Paz Music: Armando Pontier

Trenzas (Braids)

Lyrics: Homero Expósito Translation: Michael Krugman Music: Armando Pontier 1945

Que Falta Que Me Hacés (How Much I Need You)

Lyrics: Federico Silva Translation: Alberto Paz Music: Miguel Caló & Armando Pontier

El Milagro (Miracle)

Lyrics: Homero Expósito Translation: Felipe & Ayano Music: Armando Pontier

Pontier's instrumental composition

Milongueando En El 40 (Going to milonga in the 1940s)

A Los Amigos (To Friends)

A Zárate (To Zarate)