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Participants of the 2020 International Tango Day Festival - Day 3 | Noche de Tango

On this week's Noche de Tango, Charles Oliver presents various ensembles that performed on the third day of the 2020 International Tango Day Festival. ¡Disfruta!

En la Noche de Tango de esta semana, Charles Oliver presenta varios conjuntos que se presentaron en el tercer día del Festival del Día Internacional del Tango 2020. ¡Disfruta!

  Tanda 1 - Astillero, Quilombo, 2017

  • Docke
  • Tugurio
  • Alsina
  • Pedernera

Tanda 2 - Rascasuelos, Tangos Vivos, 2016

  • Hambreground 
  • Todos Los Humos
  • Porco Dio
  • Justicerio

Tanda 3 - Pura Racha

  • Cielo Cromo
  • Vasto

Tanda 4 - Orquesta Victoria, El Mundo is the World, 2020

  • The Inmortal Half Block 
  • El Mundo is the World 
  • El Dia de Mi quieres 
  • Por Una Cabeza
Charles Olivier is currently director of the Texas Tech University Tango Orchestra and the co-director of the Lubbock ISD All-District Tango Orchestra, whose purpose is to educate high school students about tango music, culture, and performance. Charles’ extensive work with the group was recognized by Texas Tech University with the President’s Excellence in Diversity and Equity Award. As a performer, he is a founding member of Tango Llaneros. Charles has attended the Reed College Tango Institute, Cuarteto Tanguero Summer Workshop, and has been a key speaker about tango for the Osher Life Long Learning Institute. Charles attended Texas Tech University where he graduated with a Bachelor’s Degree in Music Education, a Certificate of World Music in Tango Performance, and recently a Master's in Ethnomusicology.