Piazzolla and the Guitar

June 8, 2019, 7:00 pm

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Astor Piazzolla and his orchestra
Astor Piazzolla and his orchestra, Public Domain, Wikimedia Commons

Astor Piazzolla was a composer and a bandoneon player (the tango accordion). However, he loved the guitar, he and was an expert writer for it.  Fiesta will share some of these great pieces including the beautiful Double Concerto for Bandoneon and Guitar.


5 Guitar Pieces, by Astor Piazzolla
Eduardo Fernandez, guitar

Tango Suite for Two Guitars
Duo Pace Poli Cappelli

Double Concerto for Bandoneon and Guitar
I Solisti di Parma; Matteo Mela, guitar; Per Arne Glorvigen, bandoneon

Asleep, from Five Tango Sensations
Fareed Haque, guitar; KAIA String Quartet