The world knows Astor Piazzolla as the great innovator of Argentine tango, who transformed the original dance style into new, large-scale compositions.
Many other musicians have also cultivated Tango Nuevo. In addition to one by Piazzolla, Symphony Silicon Valley will perform works by two of the best: Luis Bacalov (widely recognized for the film Il Postino‘s Oscar-winning score) and Horacio Salgán.
Conductor: Carlos Vieu
Featured Artists: Juan Pablo Jofre, bandoneon; Symphony Silicon Valley Chorale
- Horacio Salgán: Symphonic Tangos
- Astor Piazzolla: Nuevo Symphonic Tangos
- Luis Bacalov: Misa Tango
- Sat., June 3, 2017 @ 8pm
- Sun., June 4, 2017 @ 2:30pm