February 2016

Masterpieces spark new work. Piazzolla in Brooklyn was inspired by a dreadful recording. Take Me Dancing, a 1959 jazz tango album by New Tango master Astor Piazzolla, was dreadful. Astor Piazzolla said so. Still, Pablo Aslan was curious. Aslan, an Argentine-born, Brooklyn-based bassist, bandleader, and producer, has...