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Astor Piazzolla at 100: A Musical Portrait
In a centennial celebration of Astor Piazzolla, violinist Philippe Quint performs iconic tango pieces using music, narration and visuals to showcase the music and movement that define this historical dance.
PIAZZOLLA (arr. Pedro Giraudo): Villeguita
CARLOS GARDEL (arr. John Williams): “Por Una Cabeza”
JERRY BOCK (arr. John Williams): “If I Were a Rich Man” from Fiddler on the Roof
GINASTERA (arr. Charles Coleman): Tres Piezas, Op. 6, No. 1, “Guyana”
STRAVINSKY (arr. by Samuel Dushkin): Scherzo from The Firebird
BARTOK: Romanian Folk Dance, Sz. 56, Nos. 1, 4 & 6
PIAZZOLLA: Prelude No. 1
NADIA BOULANGER (arr. Charles Coleman): Three Pieces for Cello and Piano, No. 3