VOLCO & GIGNOLI
- Pablo Gignoli (bandoneon)
- Sebastien Volco (piano)
- region:Buenos Aires
- label:not signed
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Born in Buenos Aires, is a pianist and an author of compositions for music bands, theatre,c!inema and art installations. His unique style is a result of thorough musical studies (classical music faculity of the Catholic University ofArgentina; the Buenos Aires Center of Advanced Studies of Contemporary Music;
classes of pop music and improvisation with Violeta Hemsy de Gainza) and a decade-long stage career in the Argentinian rock, jazz fusion.
Born in the Argentinian city of Cordoba, is a bandoneon player and a composer of contemporary tango music.
He has been a member of several prestigious tango, jazz and rock bands, including, between 2004 and 2012, of the internationally famous Orquesta Tipica Fernandez Fierro. In 2009, he founded in Buenos Aires an experimental tango quartet Derrotas Cadenas. After moving to France, he created in 2014 in Paris, a bigger modern tango orquestra TAXXI Tango XXI .
He has also composed music for cinema (“El Impenetrable” of Daniele Incalcaterra and Fausta Quattrini; “Vitaminac “of Matias Musa; “Un dia en constitucion” of John Dickinson). and avant-garde scene. He has released several solo albums and lead
various rock and modern music bands, including the psychedelic orchestra Orquesta
Metafisica, which brings together a dozen of musicians from Argentina, France and Taiwan. Along with his concert activities, he has written music for cinema (e.g. “Good Life Delivery” of Leonardo Di Cesare), contemporary ballet (“Otras Partes” of Brenda Angiel), art exhibitions and installations (including the Fine Arts Museum of Argentina) and theatre. He has also been invited to many music projects of other prominent Argentinian artists, such as the recording of the poetry album of Miguel !
Grinberg. Since 2012, he has been living and working in
New York (USA) and Paris (France).