For 2019, San Diego Tango Festival is proud to feature Hyperion Ensemble performing live tango music at our NYE’s milonga on December 31st.
Hyperion Ensemble was formed in 1992. From their beginning they have been deeply interested in Piazzolla’s repertoire and Argentine Tango in general. They have taken part in over 1000 shows, festivals and plays all over Europe, offering a wide repertoire ranging from contemporary to traditional Tango.
Since their foundation, Hyperion Ensemble has collaborated with renowned bandoneonistas Luis Stazo, Juan Josè Mosalini, Daniel Binelli, Alfredo Marcucci. Hyperion’s regular performers include Josè Luis Betancor, Dario Polonara and Christian Gerber on bandoneon along with singers Martin Troncozo and Hernan Godoy from Argentina.
Hyperion Ensemble is regularly invited to the most renowned Tango Festivals all over Europe. They have accompanied many shows with famous international companies such as “Tangovivo” with Union Tanguera of Esteban Moreno and Claudia Codega, “Tango x 2 “ with Miguel Angel Zotto, “Tango Metropolis” with Claudio Hoffmann and Daniel Binelli, “Conceptango” with Leo Calvelli y Eugenia, “TangObsesion” with the company Leonardo Cuello, “Tango Nuevo” with Roberto Herrera’s company, and many others.
Hyperion Ensemble has 9 CD’s in their discography: “Livin Tango” (1998) – “Boulevard Tango” (2000) – “Corso Buenos Aires” (2005) – “Buenos Aires hora cero” (2006) – “Hyperion Live in Paris”, with the special participation of Luis Stazo (2008), “Contemporanea Tango” with Antonella Ruggiero (2010), “Epoca de Oro” (2011), “Remembranzas” (2014), Tango 9 (2016), “Hasta siempre amor” (2018).