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The Magic of the Bandoneón

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The Magic of the Bandoneón
Saturday, November 5, 2022, 6 p.m.

Richard Scofano
Roberto Minczuk Music Director
Richard Scofano bandoneón

Piazzolla Bandoneón Concerto, “Aconcagua”
Piazzolla Oblivion
Piazzolla Libertango
Scofano La Tierra Sin Mal
Ginaster Four Dances from Estancia
Revueltas Las noches de los mayas 

A master of the bandoneón, Argentinian-born Richard Scofano is the descendant of three generations of bandoneónists who grew up in the center of the folk traditions and culture of Northeast Argentina in a home constantly filled with musicians and singers. His performance of Piazzolla as well as his own La Tierra Sin Mal  will leave you astonished! The program also includes Ginastera’s Four Dances from Estancia and the dynamic, unforgettable Las noches de los mayas by Mexican composer Silvestre Revueltas. 

Popejoy Hall / 203 Cornell Drive, NE / Albuquerque, 87106