London,Rio and Buenos Aires come alive in on-the-move tango and samba. Transtango is a unique combination of London-based jazz with contemporary Argentine Tango. It celebrates the creativity of different people and cultures melding in today’s great cities. This week sees a heady mix of concerts, film and dance that tells the story of the city. Be prepared for an intoxicating new blend of contemporary tango and jazz!
Thursday, 31 March 2011 – 7:30pm / Hall One
Transtango goes back to the origins of tango as a hybrid art form, a musical melting pot with ingredients from Europe, Africa and Latin America
Friday, 1 April 2011 – 7:30pm / Hall One
Musicians from Britain and Brazil join together to rediscover Samba in new -millennium London
Saturday, 2 April 2011 – 4:00pm / St Pancras Room
Dreaming Cities: Buenos Aires.
Saturday, 2 April 2011 – 7:30pm / Hall One
A unique performance of sound movement and image to evoking the pulse of cities of Buenos Aires, Rio and London