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Shenson Faculty Concert Series: The Guitar in Contemporary Tango with Scott O’Day

June 20, 2024
7:00 pm
CMC Concert Hall
544 Capp Street, San Francisco, CA 94110

The Scott O’Day Tango Trio presents contemporary tango in a unique formation. With the guitar as a central voice, this power trio features all originally arranged music for guitar, piano, and double bass. Influenced by the sounds and colors from jazz but with the rhythmic intensity of rock, the trio forges a new and exciting […]

Cost: Free
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