Barranguet & Casenave 's

A constant conversation
between painting and music
Declared "of cultural and
national interest"
by the Uruguayan Government
(Exp. 2007 - 11 - 0001 - 2587  Montevideo, Uruguay)

New York based, Painting Music Show (Pintando Musica), premiered in Montevideo - Uruguay with big success. The concept was born, combining Vicky Barranguet's daring paintings with Gustavo
Casenave's music. A live painting show in simultaneous with a piano solo concert. On the
following years, the show evolved, adding musicians, new music styles (including  "Painting Tango",
featuring Vicky Barranguet, and Gustavo Casenave's ensembles. The cast included such musicians as: Federico Britos, Nicolas Danielson, Hector del Curto,  Rob Blumenthal, Pannagioti Andreu, Pedro Giraudo,and Franco Pinna among others.
This year, Painting Music receives german guitarist Ro Gebhardt, (long time collaborator with Gustavo Casenave), performing in the US and Europe.
This new  formation, features original compositions from Gebhardt and Casenave, together with Barranguet's live painting, combinined in a perfect blend of  American, European and Southamerican culture.

The idea of Painting Music, is to present a moment of inspiration, featuring
Barranguet's sensibility and action on the canvas interacting with Casenave's
music, performed by top leading world - class musicians and dancers.

Uruguayan painter Vicky Barranguet, studied with Larry Poons, William Scharf an
Frank O'Cain at "The Art Students League" in New York, and with Clever Lara in
Montevideo . She was part of a group show for the winners of the " Merit Scholarship
rom the Art Students League", at "Cork Gallery" in Lincoln Center. Her artwork has travel the
world through exhibitions, galleries, shows etc, including cities and countries like China,
Germany, Switzerland, Finland, Spain, Austria, USA, Puerto Rico, Argentina and Uruguay
You can find Barranguet's paintings at: Jonathan Shorr Gallery (Soho), Somniac Gallery
(Harlem), Art Home Gallery (Astoria), Casa Vizcaya (Long Island City), Trench Gallery
(Punta del Este Uruguay), Galería Acatrás (Montevideo, Uruguay) and Galería Los Caracoles
(José Ignacio, Uruguay).


Internationally reknown pianist and composer Gustavo Casenave from Uruguay,
Musical Director and pianist of several tango shows,  Bette Midler's Musical Director for two years,
arranger for Robert Duvall, cast member of "Forever Tango" Broadway
Show and Eternal Tango Orchestra, has worked and toured extensibly
throughout the world, including Asia, Europe, North, Central and South America,
with his different ensembles, performing at the most distinguished venues and
concert halls. Internationally awarded as a film composer, Jazz and Tango
pianist, Casenave plays a critical role in the future development of
Tango music, by constantly composing and presenting new Tango material.


PAINTING MUSIC  has the official support from the General Consulate of Uruguay in New York