Tangos and Tapas

tango-and-tapas-100This week, "Tangos and Tapas" from the Charlotte Symphony Orchestra, part of the KnightSounds series of concerts... Guest-conductor Maximiano Valdes leads a program with music by Roberto Sierra, Heitor Villa-Lobos, Arturo Marquez, and Leonard Bernstein; violinist Elena Urioste is the soloist in Astor Piazzolla's Four Seasons of Buenos Aires; plus some flashy Manuel de Falla and Enrique Granados from Winston-Salem.

 

Listen to the entire program: Tangos and Tapas



Billboard and Introduction to "Fandangos" - Lauren Rico



Roberto Sierra: Fandangos
Charlotte Symphony Orchestra
Maximiano Valdes, guest conductor



Introduction to "Four Seasons of Buenos Aires" - Lauren Rico



Astor Piazzolla: Four Seasons of Buenos Aires
Elena Urioste, violin
Charlotte Symphony Orchestra
Maximiano Valdes, guest conductor



Introduction to Bachianas Brasileiras - Lauren Rico



Heitor Villa-Lobos: Bachianas Brasileiras No. 2
Charlotte Symphony Orchestra
Maximiano Valdes, guest conductor



Introduction to Danzón No. 2 - Lauren Rico



Arturo Marquez: Danzón No. 2
Charlotte Symphony Orchestra
Maximiano Valdes, guest conductor



Introduction to Mambo from West Side Story - Lauren Rico



Leonard Bernstein: Mambo from West Side Story
Charlotte Symphony Orchestra
Maximiano Valdes, guest conductor



Introduction to "Nights in the Gardens of Spain" - Lauren Rico



Manuel de Falla: Nights in the Gardens of Spain
Carlos Rodriguez, piano
Winston-Salem Symphony
Robert Moody, conductor



Introduction to Carlos Rodriguez encores - Lauren Rico



Enrique Granados: Spanish Dance No. 5
Carlos Rodriguez, piano



Manuel de Falla: Ritual Fire Dance
Carlos Rodriguez, piano



End of the show - Lauren Rico