CMC Mission Milonga with Emilio Solla and Pablo Y Ludmila @ CMC Concert Hall
Saturday August 12, 2017 from 7pm-12am
True to our mission to feature both established and upcoming Tango professionals, we are very excited to offer a Tango Jazz solo piano concert with Grammy nominated EMILIO SOLLA from NY and a class, performance and live music Milonga with dancers/musicians PABLO Y LUDMILLA from Berlin, Germany, all in one amazing night!
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7-8pm: Tango Jazz solo piano concert by Emilio Solla, visiting from NY
8-8:15pm: Reception in the outdoor patio while we transform the hall into a Milonga setting
8:15-9:15pm: All level class on musicality with guest teachers Pablo Y Ludmila visiting from Berlin, Germany
9:15pm-12am: Milonga with danceable traditional Tango Live music by Pablo Y Ludmila and DJ TBA
9:45pm & 11pm: Live music sets by Pablo (piano) Y Ludmila (violin)
10:30pm: Dance Performance by Pablo Y Ludmila
Entrance: for either concert or Milonga: $15 general/$10 seniors/students with ID
SPECIAL DOUBLE BILL DISCOUNT FOR BOTH CONCERT AND MILONGA:
$25 General/$17 seniors/students with ID
Please, bring snacks and refreshments to share!
This is a fragrance-free event.
More info on the artists:
EMILIO SOLLA BIO:
With a career that spans 35 years now, Grammy Nominated, Argentina born and New York based pianist and composer Emilio Solla got his degree in Classical Piano at the National Conservatory of Music in Buenos Aires and his MA in Jazz Composition at Queens College in New York.
Solla has released 10 albums as a leader and more than 40 as producer/arranger and is considered one of the most outstanding musicians worldwide in the Tango-Jazz genre, a blend of Argentine tango and other Latin American rhythms with the freedom and improvisation of jazz music. He has performed all around Europe, Japan, the US and Latin America to outstanding reviews in many of the most important jazz houses and festivals.
He has composed for and recorded/performed with Paquito D’Rivera, Arturo O’Farrill, Edmar Castañeda, Pablo Aslan, Cristina Pato and many others.
His album Second Half was nominated for a 2015 Grammy Award as Best Latin Jazz Album. He continues to tour with his many projects, from duos to symphony orchestras, and is an active freelance arranger and composer in the demanding NY music scene.
For more info please visit www.emiliosolla.com
PABLO Y LUDMILA BIO:
Pablo Fernández Gómez & Ludmila Srnková are both professional musicians and tango dancers. They studied music at the University of Music and Perfoming Arts (MDW) in Vienna, Austria and improved as tango dancers in Buenos Aires, Argentina.
In October 2013, Pablo & Ludmila won the 1st prize and the Viewers´ Choice award at the International Open Tango Salon Championship in Budapest, Hungary.
They have also performed and taught tango in Chile, Argentina, Canada, USA, Germany,Austria, Switzerland, France, Montenegro, Czech Rep. and Hungary.
For more info please visit: www.PabloYLudmila.com
Every 2nd Saturday of the month, CMC and Tango dance faculty member Sonja Riket host a monthly Milonga (Argentine Tango social dance gathering) with a drop-in class and dancing to Tango music from the Golden Era and beyond. This Milonga series will include live music and dance performances by local and international Tango guests.
Enjoy dancing in the beautiful Victorian concert hall with smooth wooden floor and outdoor patio! Come to listen and watch or join in the dance. All ages are welcome!
More info: Sonja Riket 415.661.1852
Community Music Center – Concert Hall
Parking garage at 21st St & Bartlett
and lot Capp St (b/w 19th& 20th)
Also street parking at Folsom St., 2 blocks away