Two Spanish Women Composers: Rosa García Ascot and Matilde Salvador

June 10, 2023, 7:00 pm

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Pianist Paula Rios (Photo: Michal Novak)

Fiesta presents two amazing Spanish composers from the early 20th century. The brilliant composer and painter Matilde Salvador who was one of the leading figures of the Valencian art scene. And Rosa García Ascot, who was the only female member of the famous Spanish “Group of Eight” composers and was the last student of Manuel de Falla. We will share some of their rarely heard music.


Española, by Rosa García Ascot
Yiannis Efstathopoulos, guitar

Petite Suite, by Rosa García Ascot
Paula Ríos, piano

Homenatge a Mistral, by Matilde Salvador
Dejan Ivanovic, guitar

Marxa del rei Barbut and Sonatina, by Matilde Salvador
Bartomeu Jaume, piano

El Rossinyol i la Rosa, by Matilde Salvador
Orquestra Simfònica de Joves Intèrprets dels Països Catalans

La de Guitarra, by Rosa García Ascot
Paula Ríos, piano