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Music Monday: Erwin Schrott Tackles A Latin Classic

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    Erwin Schrott performing “El dia que me quieras” in Vienna

Bass-baritone Erwin Schrott may have skyrocketed to fame as the title character in Don Giovanni, but his interpretations of classic Latin songs are also not to be missed. One of these interpretations is “El dia que me quieras,” a tango standard originally composed and performed by famous Argentinian singer, Carlos Gardel, for his film of the same name.

Erwin Schrott and Jose Feliciano; Photo: Thommy Mardo

This upcoming Saturday night, “El dia que me quieras” will be the first song Schrott sings to kick off his Cuba Amiga concert, Schrott will be joined by an ensemble of outstanding classical and jazz musical friends from around the world, including special guest José Feliciano, the legendary singer and guitarist. Taking the audience on a musical journey through Latin America, Cuba Amiga delivers a thrilling international spectrum of Latin rhythms: bolero, salsa, flamenco, timba, rumba, cha-cha, samba and tango.

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Hello Latin Music! Erwin Schrott and Jose Feliciano Take LA Opera December 12

Erwin Schrott and Jose Feliciano; Photo: Thommy Mardo

Erwin Schrott and Jose Feliciano; Photo: Thommy Mardo

Erwin Schrott returns to LA Opera for an extraordinary concert event, Cuba Amiga. Schrott will be joined by an ensemble of outstanding classical and jazz musical friends from around the world, including special guest José Feliciano, the legendary singer and guitarist. Taking the audience on a musical journey through Latin America, Cuba Amiga delivers a thrilling international spectrum of Latin rhythms: bolero, salsa, flamenco, timba, rumba, cha-cha, samba and tango. The performance will take place at 7:30pm on December 12, 2015, at the Dorothy Chandler Pavilion (135 North Grand Avenue, Los Angeles, 90012).

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