Anderson & Roe Piano Duo play "LIBERTANGO" (Piazzolla) www.andersonroe.com | Anderson & Roe play their own arrangement of Astor Piazzolla's "Libertango." * Camera work Ming Wang, Greg Anderson, Elizabeth Roe * Teacher's voice: Estelle Choi A performance of this piece is featured on the Anderson & Roe Piano Duo debut album, "Reimagine!" Greg Anderson & Elizabeth Joy Roe showcase their unique approach to classical music and the piano duo genre in this adrenalized album, featuring breathtaking music, a hard-core performance of Stravinsky's 'Rite of Spring,' and a bonus DVD of music videos. Buy it today on CD Baby (cdbaby.com ), Amazon, iTunes, and DigStation. WATCH the REIMAGINE "TRAILER" here: youtube.com .
Libertango - Astor Piazzolla - TangoOZ - Sydney Youth Orchestra SYO Libertango by Astor Piazzolla. TangoOZ (Tango Oz). Led by Tango specialist Maggie Ferguson (bandoneon) tinyurl.com Recently "Libertango" performed by the Bond Quartet featured on the hit TV show "So You Think You Can Dance" SYTYCD making this Argentine Tango red-hot all over again. Grace Jones's song I've Seen That Face Before (Libertango) is based on the same tune, as does Jazz Mandolin Project's song "Jungle Tango", Guy Marchand's song "Moi je suis tango" and Kati Kovács's song Hívlak. In 2002, a re-recording of Libertango appeared on Australian/British classical crossover string quartet Bond second album "Shine". Also Libertango was played by the famous guitarist Al Di Meola in his 2000 album The Grande Passion and by the world-renowned cellist, YoYo Ma, in his 1997 album, Soul of the Tango: The Music of Astor Piazzolla. Libertango is a composition by tango composer Astor Piazzolla, published in 1974. The title is a portmanteau merging "Libertad" (Spanish for liberty) and "Tango", symbolizing Piazzolla's break from Classical Tango to Tango Nuevo. Ástor Pantaleón Piazzolla (March 11, 1921 -- July 4, 1992) was an Argentine tango composer and bandoneón player. His oeuvre revolutionized the traditional tango into a new style termed nuevo tango, incorporating elements from jazz and classical music. A virtuoso bandoneónist, he regularly performed his own compositions with different ensembles. Piazzolla's nuevo tango was distinct from the traditional tango in its ...
ASTOR PIAZZOLLA - LIBERTANGO performed by HET CONSORT Astor Piazzolla (1921-1992) is especially known for being one of the greatest Argentinean bandonean performers. Like the guitarist Andres Segovia Piazzolla has taken his instrument and the tango on to an international concert stage. He started to play the bandoneon at a very early age and played when only thirteen years old with Carlos Gardél and his band. Once his extraordinary talent was discovered he joint the band of Anibal Tróila, the master of the classical tango. After Tróila´s death Piazzolla went to Paris to study with a government scholarship under Nadia Boulanger. Probably thanks to her Piazzolla became aware of the possibilities of the music of South America and, more particular, the tango music of his homeland Argentina. From this time Piazzolla´s reformed the traditional tango into a style that was called the 'tango nuevo'. Back in his homeland he was soon recognized the leading figure of the genre and it didn´t take long before his international breakthrough became a fact. In 1973 he moved again to Europe; this time to Italy where he started a recording project that took five years to complete. In this time he composed his famous Libertango, a work that brought him fame and an enormous success in Europe.The setting for mandolin orchestra of Piazzollas Libertango by the conductor of HET CONSORT was made after hearing the fine arrangement of the work for accordion orchestra that was made by the Dutch musician Marc Belder. With his orchestration as the ...
Libertango (Eric Sammut) performed by Arkadiusz Katny, marimba 3rd Place winner Arkadiusz Katny performs Eric Sammut's "Libertango" at the 2008 Classical Marimba League Marimba Artist Competition Winner's Concert. Used with permission of Marimba Productions, Inc./Keyboard Percussion Publications www.mostlymarimba.com Visit the Classical Marimba League www.classicalmarimba.com
Triobio(Guitar Trio) - Libertango Composer: Astor Piazzolla. Performed by Triobio, classical guitar trio from Istanbul-Turkey. Members: Bedri Kocak, Ilter Cebeci and Onur Onem. Based on Montreal Guitar Trio's arrangement. For more information, www.triobio.com www.myspace.com/triobio