Friday, March 31 at 9pm on PBS
Now Available on DVD and Blu-ray
PBS' Great Performances airs Dudamel Conducts Tango Under the Stars with the LA Phil, a live recording of Los Angeles Philharmonic Music & Artistic Director Gustavo Dudamel conducting the LA Phil at the Hollywood Bowl, on Friday, March 31 at 9pm on PBS. (Check local listings.)
Recorded last August, the all-Latin program includes appearances from guitarist Angel Romero, bandoneon player Seth Asarnow, and dancers from Tango Buenos Aires. Newly filmed interviews with Dudamel, Romero, and composer Lalo Schifrin are interspersed throughout the musical program, together with archival footage of Piazzolla.
The program is currently available on DVD and Blu-ray through C Major Entertainment, distributed in the USA by Naxos of America.
Los Angeles Philharmonic
Gustavo Dudamel, conductor
Angel Romero, guitar
Seth Asarnow, bandoneon
Tango Buenos Aires
Friday, March 31, 2016 at 9pm
GINASTERA Four Dances from Estancia
PIAZZOLLA Selection of Tangos
La Muerte del Angel
SCHIFRIN Concierto de la Amistad (world premiere)