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  • DUDAMEL CONDUCTS TANGO UNDER THE STARS WITH THE LA PHIL AT THE HOLLYWOOD BOWL ON PBS' GREAT PERFORMANCES
  • March 27, 2017
  • Friday, March 31 at 9pm on PBS

    Now Available on DVD and Blu-ray

    WHAT:

    PBS' Great Performances airs Dudamel Conducts Tango Under the Stars with the LA Phil, a live recording of Los Angeles Philharmonic Music & Artistic Director Gustavo Dudamel conducting the LA Phil at the Hollywood Bowl, on Friday, March 31 at 9pm on PBS. (Check local listings.)

    Recorded last August, the all-Latin program includes appearances from guitarist Angel Romero, bandoneon player Seth Asarnow, and dancers from Tango Buenos Aires. Newly filmed interviews with Dudamel, Romero, and composer Lalo Schifrin are interspersed throughout the musical program, together with archival footage of Piazzolla.

    The program is currently available on DVD and Blu-ray through C Major Entertainment, distributed in the USA by Naxos of America.   

    WHO:  

    Los Angeles Philharmonic
    Gustavo Dudamel, conductor
    Angel Romero, guitar
    Seth Asarnow, bandoneon
    Tango Buenos Aires   

    WHEN:  

    Friday, March 31, 2016 at 9pm

    PROGRAM:

    GINASTERA Four Dances from Estancia
    PIAZZOLLA Tangazo
    PIAZZOLLA Selection of Tangos
              La Muerte del Angel
              Adios Nonino
              Oblivion
              Libertango
    SCHIFRIN Concierto de la Amistad (world premiere) 

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  • contact:
    Sophie Jefferies, 213.972.3422, sjefferies@laphil.org
    Andrew Schwartz, 213.972.3406, aschwartz@laphil.org