Natural, urban and human landscapes have inspired composers throughout history. Fiesta features some of the most fascinating postcards from South America. We will feature music from Venezuela, Argentina, and Brazil!
Evencio Castellanos (Venezuela, 1915-1884)
El río de las siete estrellas (The River of the Seven Stars, 1946))
Venezuela Symphony Orchestra
Jan Wagner, conductor
Astor Piazzolla (Argentina, 1921-1992)
Buenos Aires Hora Cero (1963)
The 12 Cellists of the Berlin Philarmonic
Heitor Villa-Lobos (Brazil, 1887-1959)
Symphony No. 6 “On the Outline of the Mountains of Brazil” (1944)
-Allegro non troppo
-Allegretto quasi animato
Symphonic Orchestra of the State of Sao Paulo, OSESP
Isaac Karabtchevsky, conductor.