Spanish Nights

Friday, February 16, 2018 | 7:30 p.m.
Zumbro Lutheran Church, Rochester (map)

Saturday, February 17, 2018 | 7:30 p.m.
Sundin Hall, Hamline University, St. Paul (map)

Pre-concert talk begins 45 minutes prior to concert time.

Nerea Berrondo, mezzo-soprano
and Pedro Gandía Martín, baroque violin

A rare performance of Spanish and Italian baroque music. Mezzo-soprano Nerea Berraondo brings her emotive voice back to the Lyra stage alongside violinist Pedro Gandía Martín as he explores the culture and music that so influenced modern violin playing.

REPERTOIRE:

Domenico Scarlatti 1685–1757
Sinfonia in C Major
Presto • Adagio e staccato • Allegrissimo

Juan Francés de Iribarren 1699–1767
Arde el furor intrepido

Charles Avison 1709–1770
Concerto V in D Minor (after D. Scarlatti)
Largo • Allegro • Andante moderato • Allegro

Juan Francés de Iribarren
Prosigue acorde Lira
Tocata–Adagio–Allegro
Recitado–Prosigue acorde Lira
Area–Cantable: Ya sonoros los acentos
Recitado–Todo celo
Area–Spiritoso: Llevando el poder

INTERMISSION

Domenico Scarlatti
Two Sonatas in D Major (transc. Wim ten Have)
Allegro
Allegrissimo

Jayme Torrens 1741–1803
Guiados de una Estrella
Recitado–Allegro: Guiados de una estrella
Aria–Andante: Qual sol que lucientese muestra

Francesco Geminiani 1687–1762
Concerto ‘La Follia’ in D Minor, Op. 5, No. 12
Adagio • Allegro • Adagio • Allegro • Andante • Allegro • Adagio • Allegro •
Adagio • Allegro

José de Nebra 1702–1768
Llegar ninguno intente from “Iphigenia in Tracia” (1747)

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