KUNM

Interview With Italian Tango Duo Bandini-Chiacchiaretta

Jun 13, 2018

Sat. 6/16, 4:15p: Guitarist Giampaolo Bandini, recognized as best Italian guitarrist by the magazine GuitArt in 2003, is among the best guitarists in the world. 

Bandoneonista Cesare Chiacchiaretta  brings the breath of tango by playing the bandoneon with abandon. These virtuouso musicians, Bandini and Chiacchiaretta, founded their tango duo in 2002.  They  toured  the world opening the heart of tango with the beats of Piazzolla… 

In this Corazón Tanguero show, in a conversation hosted by Cristina Baccin, Giampaolo Bandini shares his passion not only for Piazzolla, but also to la “Guardia Vieja”´s Tangos and especially, to an open door to new compositions commissioned from Italian and Latin American composers that brings a contemporary atmosphere in tango. 

Their concert will take place on Saturday June 16th, at 7:30pm, as part of New Mexico Classical Guitar Festival, at the University of New Mexico´s Keller Hall, in Albuquerque (New Mexico, USA).