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Carlos Gardel | Noche de Tango

In this episode we will explore the life and music of one of tango history’s most important singers, Carlos Gardel.

Tanda 1

  • Guitarria Mia
  • Milonga Sentimental
  • Volver
  • Por Una Cabeza

Tanda 2

  • Soledad
  • Cuesta Abajo
  • Lejana Tierra Mia
  • Arrabal Amagro

Tanda 3

  • Chorra
  • Pobre Mi Gaucha
  • Traicionera
  • Palomita Blanca

Tanda 4

  • Cheating Muchachita
  • Mi Buenos Aires Querido
  • La Cumparsita
  • Sus Ojos se Cerraron

Tanda 5

  • El Dia de Mi Quieres
  • Adios Muchachos
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.