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Tango Meets Classical
September 17 @ 3:00 pm - 4:30 pm
Native from San Juan, Argentina, Juan Pablo Jofre Romarion aka JP Jofre, is a GRAMMY® Award-nominated composer and bandoneon player. Mr. Jofre has been repeatedly highlighted by the New York Times and praised as one of today’s leading artists by Great Performers at Lincoln Center. His music has been recorded by the legendary London Symphony Orchestra, 16 times Grammy winner Paquito D’ Rivera, and Orpheus Chamber Orchestra among others. He has performed and given lectures at Google Talks, TEDtalks, and The Juilliard School of Music. Mr. Jofre has performed his music all over the globe including at Carnegie Hall, Celebrities Series of Boston, Morlacchi Theatre (Italy), KaposFest (Hungary), Seattle’s Town Hall, Taiwan National Concert Hall, Seoul Art Center, Lincoln Center, and Beijing National Theatre among others.
JP will be performing alongside virtuoso violinist Francisco Fullana and musicians of Chamber Music Charleston for an incredible program that opens with tangos and ends Strauss’ fiery and energetic Piano Quartet.