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State Symphony Orchestra of México

Direct from México City

  • January 31, 2015 at 8:00 pm

Concert Hall

Enrique Bátiz, conductor
Irina Chistiakova, piano
Alfonso Moreno, guitar

Granados: Three Spanish Dances
J. Rodrigo: Concierto de Aranjuez
M. Ponce: Piano Concerto “Romantic”
M. de Falla: Noches en los Jardines de España

This esteemed Latin American orchestra pays tribute to its Spanish roots with an exquisite performance featuring the works of Enrique Granados, Isaac Albéniz, Manuel de Falla and other great Spanish composers. For over 40 years, State Symphony Orchestra of México has interpreted the classics with great reverence and has introduced exciting new compositions to audiences around the world. Known for its expansive and diverse repertoire, the ensemble's collection of recordings includes works by Verdi and Rossini, Mexican and Spanish classical music, and symphonies by Beethoven, Schumann, Brahms, and Tchaikovsky. Under the baton of founding conductor Enrique Bátiz, these gifted musicians perform a Spanish Festival program featuring piano soloist Irina Chistiakova and guitar soloist Alfonso Moreno. "The beauty of sound with an assured technique and great dynamics that never pass the limits." (La Libre Belgique)

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