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Honoring Fernando Suarez Paz | Noche de Tango

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This week host Charles Olivier honors tango violinist Fernando Suarez Paz. Join us in remembering Paz through his music on this edition of Noche de Tango.

Esta semana el anfitrión Charles Olivier honra al violinista de tango Fernando Suárez Paz. Únase a nosotros para recordar a Paz a través de su música en esta edición de Noche de Tango.

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  Tanda 1 - Piazzolla Live in Montreal 1984

  • Adios Nonino 
  • Milonga del Angel  

Tanda 2 - Fuga y Misterio, 1998

  • Historie du Tango: Bordel 1900
  • Cafe 1930
  • Nightclub 1960

Tanda 3 - Live in Brussels, 2004

  • Milonga Per Tre
  • El Dia de Mi Quieres 
  • Ausencias
  • Rosa

Tanda 4 - Encuentro Tanguero, 2008

  • Melodia de Arrabal
  • La Cumparsita 

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.