Our Calendar: Viva Tango
Date: Wed 26th Nov, 2014 - 6:00pm to 10:00pm
Location: The Jam House, 5 Queen St, Edinburgh EH2 1JE
Mr McFall’s Chamber and Chilean singer Valentina Montoya Martinez explore the intricacy and intrigue of tango music.
Pre-concert tango dance class free to all ticket holder. 6pm - 7pm.
Concert begins at 8pm set up cabaret style in Venue 1 to allow for dancing.
A thrilling exploration into the intricacy and intrigue of tango music.
For this evening of South American music Mr McFall's Chamber are joined by two of Europe’s finest tango musicians, bandoneon player Lysandre Donoso (Cuarteto El Compas, Roulotte Tango) and violinist Cyril Garac (Quinteto El Despues) and by South American singers Juanjo Lopez Vidal, from Argentina, and Valentina Montoya Martinez, from Chile.
Tango instrumental classics, music by Astor Piazzolla and songs of exile written by Valentina will sit alongside orquestra tipica numbers - traditional dance band music for milonga. Tango professionals Jenny & Ricardo Oria will showcase their exquisite dancing, before opening up the floor to those in the audience wishing to dance.
Relax and enjoy the music, or bring your dancing shoes, and be transported to a milonga in Buenos Aires.
Pre-concert dance class with Jenny & Ricardo starts at 6pm and is free to all ticket-holders. Reserve your space when you book tickets.
map: The Jam House, 5 Queen St, Edinburgh EH2 1JE