The Mendoza Tango Quartet is made up of a fiery group of professional Australian-based musicians passionate about sharing their love of tango music. Featuring Argentinian-born singer Solange Lipcin backed by a quartet of virtuosic instrumentalists, the ensemble has quickly gained a reputation as one of Australia’s leading tango bands. Mutual lovers of Argentinian music, dance and wine their name, Mendoza, is inspired by the largest wine-producing region in Latin America. Equally at home performing concerts of nuevo tango music as they are playing golden age tango classics for milongueros to dance to, the Mendoza Tango Quartet seeks to infuse their performances with a spicy, passionate flavour.
“…the danceability of the music was some of the best I have heard in Australia.”
-Ann Smith, Producer for Tango Capital 2XXfm 98.3 Canberra, 2016. Full podcast available here.
“Unlike so many new tango bands, they are already working with the phraseology and nuances of tango music.”
-Angelina’s Tango Blog, 2015. Full review available here.