Tango Borealis for 6-Player Tango Ensemble
LKMP R01461/ HL 42575
Violin, Clarinet in Bb, Piano, Bandoneon, Bass, Percussion
Vigor, energy and a strong pulsation are the basic elements of this tango. The second part allows for the theme and variations form, inviting the soloists to perform solos, duets and different instrumental combinations. Work began on Tango Borealis in Iceland. The composer describes the piece as "a tribute to Buenos Aires suburbs, where the city almost meets the countryside."