Adrian Jost



Adrian is the co-founder of Trio Garufa, a popular San Francisco based tango ensemble that enthralled audiences on the West Coast, in Argentina, Colombia, Canada and Europe. His influences include Leopoldo Frederico, Salgan, Troilo and Julio Pane. He has appeared as soloist with the San Jose Chamber Orchestra and performs in duo with Pablo Estigarribia. His discography includes the albums Tango en el Mate, La Segunda Tradición, El Rumor de tus tangos, Revirado, and eXtraordinary Rendition. He is the recipient of the ARMA gold medal and 1996 Landis & Gyr (Switzerland) awards. Adrian studied Bayan with Fritz Tschannen, Stephanne Chapuis, and holds a Master’s from Northwestern University.


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