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November 2, 2014 at 3:00 pm
Isaac Albéniz, who lived in the second half of the 19th century, made his mark in Spanish music. The names that come to mind when one thinks of Spanish concert music were, in more than one way, influenced by him and by his quest of a classical music that it is also clearly Spanish: Granados, Turina, Falla, Rodrigo and a few more. Spain however, was a musical hub well before he was born
November 9, 2014 at 3:00 pm
These very traditional forms were proclaimed dead at several points during the 20th century. However, at the beginning of this new century they still enjoy good health and undeniable popularity among audiences and musicians. Join us for musical trip through three hundred years of sonatas & sonatinas.
November 16, 2014 at 3:00 pm
Four Great Uruguayan Composers Eduardo Fabini: Campo (Orquesta Filarmonica de Montevideo, Montevideo, Uruguay, Federico Garcia Vigil, conductor) OFM CD Hector Tosar: Toccata for Orchestra, Orquesta Filarmonica de Montevideo) OFM CD Leon Biriotti: Sinfonietta (Orquesta Sinfonica de Venezuela, Manuel de Elias, conductor) Lamarque Pons: Ritimica de Tango: Tangos 1, 2 & 3 (Elida Gencarelli, piano) […]
November 23, 2014 at 3:30 pm
Born in the 18th century as a citizen of the Portuguese Empire, Jose Mauricio de Nunez Garcia was a progressive priest with advanced democratic ideas and was a fantastic composer. He is considered a hero among the artists and intellectuals involved in the South American independence. We discuss his life and music on this episode of Fiesta!