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Musica de Camara Presents Pedro Giraudo: Tribute to Astor Piazzolla
January 20, 2017 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Pedro Giraudo, award winning bassist, composer and arranger—whose music has been described by critics as “an opulent listening experience”—leads a Tango Ensemble of bandoneon, piano and strings in a celebration of Argentine composer Astor Piazzolla. The program will feature music written and inspired by Piazolla and a tango dance performance by innovative dancers/choreographers Ana Padron and Diego Blanco, founders of New York City based dance company Tango For All.
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Musica de Camara is supported in part by public funds from the New York City Department of Cultural Affairs in partnership with the City Council; Council Speaker Melissa Mark-Viverito; Council Member Annabel Palma; former Council Member Maria del Carmen Arroyo; former Council Speaker Christine Quinn; the New York City Council; New York State Council for the Arts with the support of Governor Andrew M. Cuomo and the New York State Legislature; State Assemblyman Robert J. Rodriguez; the New York State Senate and Assembly; El Museo del Barrio; Hispanic Federation; Comitre Noviembre; Myrna Rivera and Jose Gonzalez; Vertas Group; San Juan Asset Management; X-Square Capital; Boston Common Asset Management; Glovista Investments, LLC; Palladium Equity Partners; Pax World Management LLC; Pluscios Management, LLC; RBC Capital Markets, Ltd.; Trilliam Asset Management; Walden Asset Management; Atlanta Capital Management; Dr. Ricardo R. Fernandez, President – Lehman College; Karl Michaelis and Stepen De Maio – The Gerda Lissner Foundation; Danosa Carribean, Inc.; Bronx Lebanon Hospital Center; Con Edison; Patane Press; Linda Talbert – Stams LLC; Taino Towers; ARCO Management; Generoso Pope Foundation; Bloomberg Philanthropies; the Delmar Foundation; The New York Community Trust, Lissner Charitable Fund and the Friends of Musica de Camara.
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