Julian Hasse was born in Buenos Aires and attended the Musicians Institute of Technology in Los Angeles and the Berklee Summer School. In Argentine, he developed a career, as a bandoneon and guitar player, arranger, and orchestra conductor. From 2004 to 2010, he was a faculty member of Tango Orchestration in the Academia Nacional del Tango in Buenos Aires. In 2006, he was elected to conduct Tango Orchestra and write original music of the World Cup in Frankfurt, Germany. As a music researcher, he has written a manual about repairing and maintaining bandoneons, and more than 12 books about counterpoint and tango orchestration, which were published by Altavoz Editorial. Co-sponsored by the Center for the Study of the American South , the Institute for the Study of the Americas, and the Center for Global Initiatives.