Third concert of the Season Ticket "Symphony Orchestra of St. Petersburg Capella"
Prominent Argentine composer and musician Astor Piazzolla (1921 - 1992) - the creator of the inimitable style of the "new tango", which has gained immense popularity in the world. "The Great Astor" managed very successfully to combine tango, jazz and classical music. Piazzolla received a classical music education in New York and Paris, worked in many genres, classical music written for accordion, instrumental compositions, the so-called tango-song.
The sound of the orchestra Alexander Tsfasman and his piano became a real "card" era. The creator of the Soviet jazz and symphojazz, virtuoso pianist, founder of the first Moscow Jazz Orchestra Tsfasman Alexander (1906 - 1971) is a unique figure in the history of Russian pop music. In 1928, the Orchestra under Tsfasman the first time in our country has recorded and performed on radio jazz - since the beginning of his fame not only as a pianist, but also as a jazz musician, whose talent he admired Glenn Miller.