Tango in the Square: Trio Garufa | Union Square Live
Posted By kcubas on July 30, 2018
Sunday, August 5, 2018 – 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm | Cost: FREE
Union Square Park | Geary and Powell, San Francisco, CA
The 2018 Union Square Live festival presents dozens of free events like live music, swing and tango dance lessons, film nights, circus arts, and more in Union Square Park from May through October.
Union Square Live | 2018
May to October
Union Square Park, SF
All events are free and open to the public
Trio Garufa is an international ensemble dedicated to performing authentic Argentine music. They have performed across Argentina, Colombia, Canada and the US at venues such as Yoshi’s Jazz Club, Chicago Symphony Hall, Teatro Leon de Greiff and La Viruta (the largest Tango club in Buenos Aires). Trio Garufa’s repertoire includes Classic Argentine Tangos from the golden era, as well as Argentine Folklore Music, modern Tangos from Piazzolla, Electro-Tango and original compositions. The Trio’s music is exciting, virtuosic, and rooted in the dance. They have performed extensively in the Milongas (Tango dance clubs) of Buenos Aires.
Trio Garufa is:
Guillermo Garcia – guitar (Argentina)
Adrian Jost – bandoneon (Switzerland)
Sascha Jacobsen – string bass (California)