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LMP at the Crystal Palace Tango Cafe

Part of the London Mozart Players 2021/22 Season

Add to my Calendar 12-11-2021 19:30 12-11-2021 21:30 36 LMP at the Crystal Palace Tango Cafe Tango! It’s sultry, it’s seductive and it’s coming to SE19! Argentine composer Astor Piazzolla reinvented the genre of his homeland into ‘tango neuvo’, and in his centenary year, London Mozart Players and tango dancer Leroy Tango Cat, bring Piazzolla’s Latin infused rhythms and melodies to their ‘Tango Café’ at St John’s, Upper Norwood – for one night only! Dim the lights, pour the wine, sit back and relax in the intimate atmosphere of our very own cabaret style ‘milonga’. The heat and passion of Buenos Aires will be channelled through the spinetingling sensual sound of this tense, passionate music, which cleverly combines electrifying jazz improvisation with intimate chamber music. Highly respected professional tango dancer Leroy Tango Cat and his partner will bring this slinky, sensuous music to life, demonstrating the passion of the dance with elegance and expertise in a showcase of authentic tango moves. Tango classics such as Piazzolla’s Four Seasons of Buenos Aires, Libertango and Oblivion are on the menu, with other tango inspired works by composers such as Rodrigo and Villoldo, and a special performance of Sting’s El Tango de Roxanne from the iconic film Moulin Rouge. Join the London Mozart Players at SE19’s cosy and atmospheric pop up Tango Café for a night of hot and cool music that will have you reaching for your dance shoes, and a dancing partner! St John the Evangelist Church, London DD/MM/YYYY

Details

St John the Evangelist Church
Sylvan Road
Upper Norwood

London
SE19 2RX
England


Programme

Astor PiazzollaThe Four Seasons of Buenos Aires
Gerardo Matos RodrigoLa Cumparsita (little street procession)
Ángel Gregorio VilloldoEl Choclo
Isaac AlbénizEspaña, Op.165: no.2 Tango
Gordon Summer (Sting)El Tango de Roxanne
Aaron CoplandRodeo: Hoe-down
Johannes BrahmsHungarian Dance no.5 in G minor
Astor PiazzollaLe Grand Tango
Astor PiazzollaOblivion
Astor PiazzollaLibertango

Performers

Leroy Tango Cat – Tango Dancer
Emma Lucia Reyes – Tango Dancer
Sebastian Comberti – cello
Ruth Rogers – violin / director

London Mozart Players

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Programme Note

Tango! It’s sultry, it’s seductive and it’s coming to SE19! Argentine composer Astor Piazzolla reinvented the genre of his homeland into ‘tango neuvo’, and in his centenary year, London Mozart Players and tango dancer Leroy Tango Cat, bring Piazzolla’s Latin infused rhythms and melodies to their ‘Tango Café’ at St John’s, Upper Norwood – for one night only!

Dim the lights, pour the wine, sit back and relax in the intimate atmosphere of our very own cabaret style ‘milonga’. The heat and passion of Buenos Aires will be channelled through the spinetingling sensual sound of this tense, passionate music, which cleverly combines electrifying jazz improvisation with intimate chamber music. Highly respected professional tango dancer Leroy Tango Cat and his partner will bring this slinky, sensuous music to life, demonstrating the passion of the dance with elegance and expertise in a showcase of authentic tango moves.

Tango classics such as Piazzolla’s Four Seasons of Buenos Aires, Libertango and Oblivion are on the menu, with other tango inspired works by composers such as Rodrigo and Villoldo, and a special performance of Sting’s El Tango de Roxanne from the iconic film Moulin Rouge.

Join the London Mozart Players at SE19’s cosy and atmospheric pop up Tango Café for a night of hot and cool music that will have you reaching for your dance shoes, and a dancing partner!

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