Dances of the Americas
Sunday, February 21, 2021 - 3:00pm
Pre-concert chat at 2:15 with Michael Newnham
Let’s Dance! The infectious rhythms and inimitable musical styles of North and South America will have you ready to kick up your heels and dance in the aisles. From the tango of Argentina, with Bandoneonist Denis Plante, through Mexico’s Huapango, to the Broadway dances of the Sharks and the Jets, Orchestra Toronto will have you ready to move with the music.
Michael Newnham – Conductor
Denis Plante – Bandoneon
On the Programme
Marquez: Danzon No. 2
Bernstein: Symphonic Dances from West Side Story
Piazzolla: Aconcagua, Denis Plante, Bandoneon
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Meridian Arts Centre
5040 Yonge Street
Toronto, ON M2N 6R8