Home / Events / Music Calendar / What the Tango

What the Tango

BRETT CAMPBELL
8 pm., Friday October 25 | $15 advance, $18 day of show.
Alhambra Theatre
4811 SE Hawthorne Blvd.
 
[CONTEMPO TANGO] Argentine tango has long proved resilient enough to embrace other influences, from classical to various pop music. With What the Tango, Portland’s top tanguero, bandoneon master and dance teacher Alex Krebs and Portlander-turned-Limey Andrew Oliver (long one of the city’s leading jazzers), have infused Argentina’s greatest musical legacy with jazz, of course, but also rock, hip-hop and more. The band also includes Oregon Symphony members (who have their own Tango Pacifico ensemble led by violinist Erin Furbee), Trio Subtonic percussionist Jesse Brooke, rapper Momo Smitt and sultry-voiced singer Megan Yvonne. This white vinyl LP release concert also features Pink Martini multi-instrumentalist Martin Zarzar’s band.

Where: Alhambra Theatre
Phone: 610-0640
Address: 4811 SE Hawthorne Blvd.
Website: www.alhambrapdx.com

 
 
Other events in Music Calendar

Christopher Owens, Ozarks

Thursday, Jul 02, 2015

[INDIE POP] Christopher Owens is a unique, almost postmodern character you’d expect to find in a Great American Novel sooner than onstage in a rock club. He grew u ...

9 pm | $12-$13.
Doug Fir Lounge 830 E Burnside St. Portland Web | Map

Juan Wauters, St. Even

Thursday, Jul 02, 2015

[KING OF QUEENS] Native Uruguayan Juan Wauters has never been as prolific in his solo endeavors as he has with his former punk outfit, the Beets. He used to churn ou ...

9 pm | $12.
Mississippi Studios 3939 N Mississippi Ave. Portland Web | Map

Melt Banana, Torche, House of Lightning, Nasalrod

Thursday, Jul 02, 2015

[HAUTE NOISE] In an effort to properly anthologize its unwieldy 20-year catalog, avant-noise troupe Melt Banana went and issued Return of 13 Hedgehogs, spanning 2000 to 200 ...

9 pm | $15.
Dante's 350 W Burnside St. Portland Web | Map
Also At Alhambra Theatre
There's no more events in Alhambra Theatre
  • Currently 3.5/5 Stars.
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
comments powered by Disqus
 

Web Design for magazines

Close
Close
Close