Canciones Populares – Spanish Folk Song for Voice and Guitar

Spanish folk song for voice and guitar.

About this event
Perhaps Spain’s most distinguished composer of the 20th Century, Manuel De Falla and his music have been hailed as giving voice to the very soul of Spain. In this first instalment of Solo Series, mezzo-soprano AJ America and guitarist Minh Le Hoang perform De Falla’s most famous cycle of Spanish folk songs, as well as folk songs compiled and arranged by Falla’s life-long friend, poet Frederico Garcia Lorca.

Canciones Populares runs for approximately 1 hour.

Patrons are invited to join Luminescence and the Embassy of Spain in Australia for a reception after the performance.

Tickets are $43.29 from Eventbrite.

ARTISTS

AJ AMERICA, Mezzo Soprano
MINH LE HOANG, Guitar

PROGRAMME

Federico Gacia LORCA, Canciones Españolas Antiguas
Trad Arr. Miguel Llobet, El Noi de La Mare
Isaac ALBÉNIZ ed. Yasuo ABE, Mallorca
Ariel RAMIREZ arr. Jorge CARDOSO, Alfonsina y el Mar
Antonio LAURO, Carora
Manuel DA FALLA, Siete Canciones Populares Españolas
Canciones Populares is the first instalment of Luminescence Chamber Singers’ 2021 Solo Series.

This performance is generously supported by the Embassy of Spain in Australia.

Patrons are invited to join Luminescence and the Embassy of Spain in Australia for a reception after the performance. Canapés and beverages will be provided.

Date
Fri Jun 25
6:30 pm – 8:30 pm

Location
ANU School of Music


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