Astor Piazzolla’s Greatest Tangos

Guildhall Alumni Recital Series

Elmira Darvarova

Guildhall welcomes back violinist and Guildhall alumna Elmira Darvarova, former leader of the Metropolitan Opera Orchestra, for a high-voltage evening of masterpieces by Astor Piazzolla.

Elmira will be joined by horn player Howard Wall and pianist Thomas Weaver to present London and UK premieres of their own arrangements of the composer's most beloved tangos, including Libertango, Oblivion and Le Grand Tango, transporting audiences to sunny Argentina for the final concert of the season.

Part of the Guildhall Alumni Recital Series, in support of the School’s Scholarship Fund

Promoted by Guildhall School of Music & Drama

End-time to be announced nearer the event


Students in possession of a valid Students' Union card, over 60s/OAPs, under 18s, Equity members and blind/visually impaired audience members and their guests.

£5 (subject to availability)

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