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Concert pays homage to Piazzolla

March 13, 2021 @ 8:00 pm 10:00 pm

Chinese bayan player Mao Junhao and saxophonist Li Pei will play popular tango and classical music to commemorate the 120th birth year of Argentine tango composer and bandoneon player Astor Piazzolla.

Mao Junhao (L) and Li Pei. File photos

The program will include Piazzolla’s “Primavera,” “Invierno,” “Oblivion,” “Libertango” and “Escualo,” as well as other easy-listening pieces, such as Galliano’s “Tango Pour Claude,” Monti’s “Czardas,” Elgar’s “Salut d’Amour” and Gardel’s “Por Una Cabeza.”

Piazzolla’s works revolutionized the traditional tango into a new style termed “nuevo tango,” incorporating elements from jazz and classical music. A virtuoso bandoneonist, he regularly performed his own compositions with a variety of ensembles.

Astor Piazzolla
His fusion of tango with this wide range of recognizable Western musical elements was so successful that it produced a new individual style transcending those influences. It is precisely this success, and individuality, that makes it hard to pin down where particular influences reside in his compositions, but some aspects are clear.
“Primavera” (“Spring”) and “Invierno” (“Winter”) are from Piazzolla’s “The Four Seasons of Buenos Aires,” a set of four tango compositions. The pieces were scored for his quintet of violin, piano, electric guitar, double bass and bandoneon. Piazzolla gives an impression of the four seasons in Buenos Aires, with several references to Vivaldi’s famous “The Four Seasons.”
“Tango Pour Claude” is a beautiful tango composed by French accordionist Richard Galliano who had studied with Piazzolla. This tango piece is played around the world by accordionists along with small ensembles.


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Time: 8 p.m., March 13

Tickets: 120-280 yuan

Booking: WeChat account “mixcworld”

Venue: Theater in MixC World, Nanshan District (南山区万象天地剧场)

Metro: Line 1 to Hi-tech Park Station (高新园站), Exit A

演奏曲目单

Richard Galliano: Tango pour Claude

理查德·加利亚诺:致克劳德的探戈

Astor Piazzolla: Winter/Spring from

阿斯特尔·皮亚佐拉:《布宜诺斯艾利斯的四季》春、冬

Johann Sebastian Bach: Sonata in g minor

约翰·塞巴斯蒂安·巴赫:g小调奏鸣曲

Vittorio Monti: Czardas

维托里奥·蒙蒂:查尔达什

Astor Piazzolla: Oblivion

阿斯特尔·皮亚佐拉:遗忘

Intermission(中场休息)

Edward Elgar: Salut d’Amour

爱德华·埃尔加:爱的礼赞

Four sensations of Tango

Gorka Hermosa: Anantango

LUI Yuhui: Yangko Tango

Astor Piazzolla: Escualo

CHEN Xinruo: Abandono Tango

四首来自世界各地的探戈

高卡·艾尔莫萨(西班牙):阿南探戈

刘豫徽(中国):秧·戈(2020)

阿斯特尔·皮亚佐拉(阿根廷):角鲨

陈欣若(中国):探个够

Astor Piazzolla: Libertango

阿斯特尔·皮亚佐拉:自由探戈

*曲目及顺序以实际演出为准

Source / Shenzhen Daily

Editor / Cao Zhen

WeChat Editors / Lin Songtao, Jane

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Shenzhen, China

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