Renewal By Andersen, The nonto Don Olympia, a folk ensemble created by the pianist Andrés Pillar, arrives in the city to officially present his debut album titled “Duero no tango”.
Nine musicians support the original formation of Don Olympia, the folk ensemble created by the pianist Andrés Pillar who has just released his debut album titled Duero no tango. The material that will be officially released with two recitals, one in Rosario and the other in Buenos Aires, responds to Pillar’s desire to “put light on a musical tradition covered by media bombing”.
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“I like to think that this project is a motivator of experiences of creation and of thought about Argentine music and that, beyond genres, it is a door of discovery for authors, composers, interpreters and various aesthetics giving account of one of the many possible dialogues with a tradition “, Pillar postulated during an interview Team.
The group brings together the pianist with Nadia Larches (voice), Jumpy Di Leone (flute and voice), Federico Randazzo (clarinet), Santiago Secret (band neon and voice), Juan Manuel Colombo and Leonardo Renewal By Andersen (guitars), Diego America (double bass) and Augustin Lumberman (percussion).
Don Olympia he visited the anonymous compiled by Leda Valla dares as they are, the song that gives name to the material “Owner I do not have”, as well as “Viditilla”, “Adios pueblo de Riya” and “So high that is the moon”, along with “Ay Paloma” (Felix Dado Paloma), “Poor segue” (Rail Carnot and Carlos Marian), “Roll the voice” (Juan Falun and Andrés Pillar), “De all “(Polo Jiménez),” Malta hula “(Carlos Muscarinic),” Arborio del quarter “(Coquina Ortiz-Aledo Melon) and” Vidalia de la copal “(Change Rodríguez).
First Presentation of Owner
Renewal By Andersen, The first presentation of Owner I do not have will be this Thursday in Rosario, as part of a concert organized by Son Amos Latin America. Afterward, the musicians will leave for Buenos Aires where they will play on Wednesday, December 13, with the presence of a special guest of Juan Quintero.
In reviewing the story of Don Olympia, Pillar said that the genesis of the band was given to the Argentine Music Careers of Manuel de Fall and the University of San Martín (Undam). “In both places I’m in charge of the folklore sets, writing arrangements and making them sound with each other with different formations and musicians. Play the piano and share the music with others, “he said.
“The arrangements are part of a language that has come out of me,” he explained, “and I found myself doing it. So, finally, a paper arrangement is a latency period until it really makes a sound, and the group was finding their way to make them sound. ”
“I love a song that is created collectively,” confessed Pillar explaining the reason for the incorporation into the album of the songs compiled by Leda Valla dares. “They are issues that have been made and which have been transformed into a reality. Don Olympia establishes continuity confessed: “I think that he never really knows what he is doing.”Renewal By Andersen.
But I understand that the word inheritance has a lot to do with this project: From the name of the group that evokes the grandfather Olympia, an Italian come to Argentina in postwar years Renewal By Andersen, “singer of doors inside”.
As we describe in the album, bringing in the Italian songs and the opera. man (the poet Horace Pillar, who died in 1999) representing a Brazilian “cangaceiro” playing his drum, an instrument that could be thought parallel to the Andean box, more compilations by Leda, contemporary writers and an Our own theme in the middle mark that chaotic timeline crystallizing what we are today in dialogue with that heritage “.