Postcards from South America

June 17, 2017, 7:00 pm

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Brazil post [Public domain], via Wikimedia Commons

Natural, urban and human landscapes have inspired composers throughout history. Fiesta features some of the most fascinating postcards from South America. We will feature music from Venezuela, Argentina, and Brazil!


El río de las siete estrellas, by Evencio Castellanos
Venezuela Symphony Orchestra, Jan Wagner (conductor)

Buenos Aires Hora Cero, by Astor Piazzolla
The 12 Cellists of the Berlin Philarmonic

Symphony No. 6, On the Outline of the Mountains of Brazil by Heitor Villa-Lobos
Symphonic Orchestra of the State of Sao Paulo, Isaac Karabtchevsky (conductor)