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2015-03-18

CUC Music: Sun Mar 29


Sultry, evocative piano music from the Iberian peninsula will warm you up this chilly March morning at CUC. Enrique Granados’s romantic impressions of the world of Francisco Goya and Frederic Chopin are featured in the Prelude. Federico Mompou’s delicate Secreto, from the composer’s first published work, is also featured alongside Xavier Montsalvatge’s sensitive tribute to Spain’s vanished Caribbean empire, from his “Divertimentos on Themes by Forgotten Composers”.  A depiction of Andalusia’s ancient Moorish stronghold Cordoba by Isaac Albéniz rounds out the morning’s musical programming. Read on for programming details, and check out this link to hear Music Director Adam Kent introduce and perform works by Granados at Le poisson rouge: 
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Wo2_GDC2lVU



Prelude: Adam Kent, piano
El fandango del candil from Goyescas                       
Mazurka from Escenas románticas
                                                            Enrique Granados

Opening Music:
Secreto from Impresiones íntimas                       
                                                    Federico Mompou
Interlude:
Habanera from Tres divertimientos sobre temas de autores olvidados 
                                                Xavier Montsalvatge
Offertory:
Córdoba from Cantos de España                       
                                                 Isaac Albéniz

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