|SOUTHFIELD, Mich. (April 21, 2014) – Detroit Chamber Winds & Strings will welcome Peter Soave, the bandoneón and accordion virtuoso for a night of cabaret and chamber music. Works by Astor Piazzolla, the great Argentinian composer and musician will bookend the concert including Five Tango Sensations, a piece for bandoneón and string quartet that was premiered by the Kronos Quartet and Piazzolla in 1989. Works by Mozart, Carlos Gardel, and a premiere by Greg Simon, DCWS’ young composer-in-residence, will also be performed.
Saturday, April 26, 2014 at 7:30 PM
6:45 PM Preview: The bayan and accordion, with Peter Soave
Birmingham Unitarian Church
38651 Woodward Ave.
Bloomfield Hills, MI 48304
WHO: Peter Soave, bandoneón and accordion; Kimberly Kaloyanides Kennedy, violin; Sheryl Hwangbo, violin; James VanValkenburg, viola; David LeDoux, cello; Craig Rifel, bass
WHY: The mission of Detroit Chamber Winds & Strings is to provide world-class presentations of chamber music repertoire that vary in instrumentation. DCWS musicians are drawn primarily from the Detroit Symphony Orchestra and Michigan Opera Theatre. To find out more, please visit detroitchamberwinds.org.
Discounted advance tickets are $25 for adults, $22 for seniors (60+) and $10 for students (under 25). Tickets can be purchased online at detroitchamberwinds.org or by calling 248-559-2095. Admission will also be available at the door for an additional $5 per ticket. The performance is sponsored by the Family of Burton D. Jones and the Carroll V. Williams Fund.