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Noche en la Argentina: HardTango Trio
July 6, 2013
Noche en la Argentina: HardTango Trio with Juan Pablo Jofre, bandoneon & composer,
Christiana Liberis, violin & Alexander Wu, piano & arranger
Night in Argentina brings to life the rich culture and history of Argentina through its music, particularly the Tango. The concert program will spotlight the evolution of this immensely popular musical dance style, in addition to other styles such as classical, folk and popular music, from the traditions of Carlos Gardel to the new tango movement led by Astor Piazzolla, and arriving to the current tango scene in Buenos Aires and New York with the music of Juan Pablo Jofre praised by the New York Times for his 'soulful and artful playing.'
The HardTango Trio has performed in concert halls, clubs and festivals throughout Europe, Asia, South America and the United States and to sold out concerts at Lincoln Center, Joe's Pub and Le Poisson Rouge in New York City.