Milwaukee Brewers
Weather Now:
Calendar » All Events » 799
Event
mar 7th

Lawrence University World Music Series: “Tango Nuevo: The Music of Astor Piazzolla”

Event Date: March, 07 2014

Event Times: 8:00 pm to 9:30 pm

Argentine performer/composer/arranger JP Jofre, today’s premiere bandoneónista, joins the Lawrence University Jazz Ensemble in concert.

The performance will feature five arrangements by Fred Sturm, director of jazz studies at Lawrence, of tangos by the legendary Astor Piazzolla and two of Jofre’s own original works.

Jofre, praised by the New York Times for his “soulful” playing of the bandoneón, has toured internationally and in 2013 released his debut album “Hard Tango,” featuring Grammy Award winners Paquito D’Rivera, a master of Latin jazz, and Fernando Otero, composer and pianist. Free and open to the public.
Lawrence Memorial Chapel, 510 E. College Ave., Appleton

Events Happening Soon
LATEST BLOGS
Woodward Radio Blood Drive Friday at Bergstrom on Victory Lane in Appleton. 9-5 I'll be there from 11-1. Donate to…
posted by Philcast 15 hours ago
The only problem I have with the idiot snake lady I'll be talking about on the Thursday PhilCast is the…
posted by Philcast 1 day ago
The Brewers take over the airwaves Wednesday afternoon, knocking most of the PhilCast off the air. If all goes at…
posted by Philcast 2 days ago