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12 July,

Baku Tango Festival continues with Gala Night

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On November 30, Gala night within "Baku Tango Festival" was held at Nizami Cinema Center initiated by Argentine Embassy to Azerbaijan.

During the night, famous instrumental players and dancers demonstrated their art pieces. Dancers performed Argentine tango for spectators which relaxed them with Argentinian music and dances.

Argentinian Ambassador Mr Sergio Osvaldo Peres together with head of United Cultures Paola Casagrande opened Gala Night.

Night started with orchestral intrumental tango,  Victor Hugo Villena played on bandoneon, Lautaro Tissera on guitar, Eyyub Aliyev on cello, Elina Ismet on violin and Ilaha Sadikhzade on piano.

The night continued with performances of dancers: Julio Saavedra and Tekla Gogrichiani, Cecilia Acosta and Levan Gomelauri, Iakof Shonsky and Mariam Rossa, Agustina Piaggio and Maksim Gerasimov.

At the end of the night, all four pairs danced under the famous music of Astor Piazzolla "Libertango". Azerbaijani national instruments tar and kamancheh joined with orchestra at the end and made sensual atmosphere for all spectators.

Gala Night finished with the endless applauds of audience.

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