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Bach and Bandoneon, an Interview with Heyni Solera | Noche de Tango

On this week's show, we will be speaking with the one and only Heyni Solera about her recent release with Rodrigo Avalos and their new album Bach en Bandoneon. My name is Charles Olivier, your host, and let's dive into Noche de Tango.

Tracks between interview segments:

  • Preludio 12, Libro I
  • Fuga 12, Libro I
  • Preludio 16, Libro I
  • Fuga 16, Libro I
  • Preludio 12, Libro II
  • Fuga 12, Libro II
  • Preludio 16, Libro II
  • Fuga 16, Libro II
  • Rodrigo's Preludio: Bruma
  • Rodrigo's Fuga: Lamentos
  • Heyni's Preludio: Crepusculo
  • Heyni's Fuga: La Espera
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.