Encore:

Jofre Performs Transcendence for Bandoneon

 

performed online from Yoon Hyun Kyung's Monticello Art Gallery 

Yangpyeong, South Korea

J. P. Jofre, bandoneon

 

 

 

 

 

 

A native of San Juan, Argentina, J. P. Jofre is an award-winning bandoneon player and composer. He has been repeatedly highlighted by The New York Times and praised as one of today’s leading artists by Great Performers at Lincoln Center. He has performed at Google Talks, TEDtalks, Juilliard and many other places around the world. For the world premiere of his Bandoneon Concerto, the Mercury News wrote that Jofre “is an electrifying composer-bandoneon player.” In 2012 Jofre was invited by the SudTirol Festival (Italy) to perform an homage to Argentinean Nobel Peace Prize winner, Adolfo Perez Esquivel. He currently leads the JP Jofre Quintet, touring internationally since the release of their album Manifiesto.

 

 

 

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