Sax and jazz at the Castle

DUELS AND DUETS: After intermission, the third composition played by Adam Campbell on sax accompanied by Peter Cartwright on piano was Histoire du Tempo (1986) by Astor Piazzolla (1921-1992).  His music was an immensely popular synthesis of classical chamber music and jazz, with striking changes of tempo and aggressive rhythms, but always underpinned by the pulse of the traditional Argentinian tango.

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