PIAZZOLLA PROJECT: LA CAMORRA & ESCALANDRUM

LA CAMORRA

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Event Title:PIAZZOLLA PROJECT: LA CAMORRA & ESCALANDRUM (Tickets)
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Presented in partnership with The Teresa Lozano Long Institute of Latin American Studies

ArtesAméricas performance

U.S. PREMIERE

LA CAMORRA
Luciano Jungman, bandoneon
Sebastián Prusak, violin
Hugo César Asrin, double bass
Nicolás Guerschberg, piano
Jorge Omar Kohan, guitar

ESCALANDRUM
Daniel “Pipi” Piazzolla, drum set
Mariano Sívori, contrabass
Martín Pantyrer, bass clarinet and baritone sax
Nicolás Guerschberg, piano
Damián Fogiel, tenor sax
Gustavo Musso, alto sax and soprano sax

2013 marks the 21st anniversary of the passing of Astor Piazzolla, the great Argentine composer who innovated and renewed the tango tradition. As a tribute, two of the best and most renowned young ensembles that have been influenced by his music gather on the Bass Concert Hall stage to honor their great “maestro” in this U.S. premiere. For this special performance, all seating will be on the stage and close to the artists!

Escalandrum, led by Daniel “Pipi” Piazzolla, grandson of the great Astor, is a jazz sextet that perfectly embodies today’s pulsating jazz scene in Argentina. In 2011, Escalandrum was nominated for a Latin Grammy for Best Instrumental Album with their latest release Piazzolla plays Piazzolla, a revision of classic Piazzolla works.

After 21 years, La Camorra continues Piazzolla´s legacy, working t…

Date and Time:Sep. 18 | 8:00 PM
Contact:PAC Ticket Office
512-471-1444
Admission:$10.00 - $32.00
Location:Bass Concert Hall (PAC Building) Maps and Directions
Sponsor:Texas Performing Arts