In the Embrace of Tango: Argentinian and Jewish Tango

 

This program explores Argentine tango and its crossed-path with Jewish culture: tango in the pre-WWII Europe, later in the ghettos, in the early 20th century NYC and Buenos Aires Yiddish theater and through compositions of the first generation of Argentine-Jewish composers.

Collaboration with UNCG University Chorale.
Carol Ott, conductor
(Greensboro, NC-October 20th, 2019)

Some of the tangos in Yiddish, Spanish and English that make the repertoire of this concert program:

 

My Yiddishe Momme  (J. Yellen & L. Pollack)

 

Frilling  (A. Brunod & Sh. Katcherginski)

 

Papirosn  (traditional; H. Yablokoff)

 

Olvido  (L. Rubistein & L. Amadori)

 

Nuestro Balance  (Bernardo Mitnik Lerman)

and other works, all arranged for the Lorena Guillén Tango Ensemble and choir by Alejandro Rutty.

Collaboration with Triangle Jewish Chorale
(Durham, NC-February 2019)
Jewish Tango Selections - Lorena Guillen Tango Ensemble and Triangle Jewish Chorale
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LGTE with the Triangle Jewish Chorale:
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