The Tengo Tango!-Orchestra is led by conductor and arranger Frans Vermeerssen. The for this occasion specially formed Tengo Tango!-orchestra includes 20 musicians from the province Friesland and elsewhere. The repertoire includes traditional and contemporary tango pieces by for instance Chico Novarra, Astor Piazzolla and our own Malando. Vermeerssen has written new arrangements on these pieces with a touch of jazz and some Arabic influences. The South American singer of Frisian soil, Denise Rivera, performs the pieces Acompanada y Sola, Violetas populares and the famous song Alfonsina y el Mar together with the Tengo Tango!-orchestra. Guest soloist Carel Kraayenhof will perform Piazzolla’s composition Oblivion.
A compilation of pieces from the theater program PURE. The complete program can be heard inTheater De Harmonie in Leeuwarden on October 12, 2012
On this special evening Rob and Inez contribute by dancing.