Piazzolla – Tango nuevo

Kasarmikatu 46-48, 00130 Helsinki
Savoy Theatre

Actress and singer Maria Ylipää will release a Piazzolla album together with some of Finland’s best-known musicians. The album release concert will feature soulful and fiery versions of Piazzolla’s most beloved compositions.

Actress and singer Maria Ylipää will release a Piazzolla album together with some of Finland’s best-known musicians. The album release concert will feature soulful and fiery versions of Piazzolla’s most beloved compositions.

In the 1950s, Argentine tango master Astor Piazzolla revolutionised the traditional tango into a new style called tango nuevo. The traditional fiery tango was influenced by improvised jazz and classical music, putting Piazzolla at the forefront of the world’s best-known tango composers.

Maria Ylipää, vocals
Jaakko Kuusisto, violin
Niko Kumpuvaara, accordion
Marzi Nyman, guitar
Ville Herrala, double bass

2022 marks the 101st anniversary of the birth of Piazzola.

Duration approx. 2 h with intermission.
Age limit: all ages

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Tickets for the “Piazzolla – Tango nuevo” concert postponed due to the COVID-19 situation (10 April 2021) are valid as they are for the concert on Sunday, 10 April 2022 at 16:00. No need to change the tickets.

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