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Spanish Flamenco Festival: Rodrigo’s Guitar Concerto

Rossen Milanov, conductor
Jason Vieaux, guitar
Griset Damas, flamenco dance

Program:
FALLA: El Amor Brujo Suite
RODRIGO: Concierto de Aranjuez, for Guitar and Orchestra
ALBENIZ: Chants d’Espagne (orch. by Richard Rijnvos)
CHAPI: La Revoltosa: Preludio

Grammy Award-winning guitarist Jason Vieaux and Cuba-born flamenco dancer Griset Damas join the Columbus Symphony in an all-Spanish evening. Teeming with passion and exoticism, the program spans the classical genres of the Iberian Peninsula from flamenco to zarzuela. 

Accompaniments:
Mozart to Matisse: The Art of Spain, Nov. 1 | 2 pm
Prelude (Fri): Subject Matter: Casticismo and National Identity in Spanish Music, Art and Culture, 1800-1900. Prof. Rebecca Haidt, OSU Dept. of Spanish and Portugese
Prelude (Sat): Christpher Purdy
Postlude: Lobby Fiesta! with Spanish dance and music.

 

The Spanish Flamenco Festival: Rodrigo's Guitar Concerto will offer $10 general admission tickets to the Friday morning dress rehearsal. Experience a working rehearsal with repertoire selected by Rossen. Coffee and snacks are included in the ticket price!