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Participants of the 2020 International Tango Festival - Day 1 | Noche de Tango

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

En la Noche de Tango de esta semana, Charles Oliver presenta varios conjuntos que actuaron el primer día del Festival Internacional de Tango 2020. ¡Disfruta!

Tanda 1 - Sexteto Visceral, Todos los Fuegos (2019)

  • Con Agua
  • Deshoras
  • El Agobiado
  • Fueye

Tanda 2 - Orquesta Tipica Andariega, Avanti (2019) 

  • Creep
  • Manana Zarpa Un Barco
  • Remembranza
  • Trenza

Tanda 3 -  Cuarteto Mulenga, Hasta la Milonga Siempre (2018)

  • Poema
  • El Adios
  • Fueron Tres Años
  • Sinsabor

Tanda 4 - Lunfarda Orquesta Tipica (2019)

  • Un Cancion
  • Sin Palabras
  • Cuando Llega El Amor
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.