They will perform art songs by Cuba's answer to George Gershwin, Ernesto Lecuona, Xavier Montsalvatge, Heitor Villa-Lobos, Alberto Ginastera, Latin Grammy award-winner Yalil Guerra, Jose Maria Vitier and zarzuela arias by Rodrigo Prats and Gonzalo Roig.
The artists have performed at Purcell Room QEH, Holywell Music Room in Oxford, Rome, Dublin National Concert Hall and in Vienna. Daily Express This summer escape to the sultry streets of Buenos Aires with the return of the tango spectacular .
)This enterprising duo comprising two award-winning guitarists brings a programme of their own arrangements of a wide repertoire including the little known Austrian composer Ferdinand Rebay alongside Villa-Lobos and Scarlatti.
The blend of guitar with the rare ‘Brahms’ 8-string guitar promises richness and subtlety of colour to tease the ear.
Valentín Surif piano(Not an ILAMS event, but one we highly recommend!
)Marcos Madrigal, Cuba's most exciting young concert pianist, appears with opera singer Ann Liebeck in a programme of Latin American classical songs, opera arias and virtuoso piano music.
In the late 1800s, Welsh settlers set up home in Patagonia, taking with them their language and culture, and forged a new tradition mixing Wales with Argentina.
Adam Khan guitar | Luis Orias Diz guitar(Not an ILAMS concert, but one we highly recommend!
Inspired by the possibilities allowed by the unusual combination of the 6 and the 8-string guitar, also known as the 'Brahms-guitar', the NOVA Guitar Duo explores both the extensive repertoire for guitar duo and their own transcriptions and arrangements of music originally written for other instruments and ensembles.Lorna Grifitt piano | Haroutune Bedelian violin | London Music Piano Quartet | Tania Lisboa cello | Liz Mucha piano | David Johnson violin | Angélica de La Riva soprano | David Chew cello | Blas Rivera piano & saxophone | Otto Hanriot bandoneón | Patricia Malanca contralto‘Cipelli offers great drama...’ Palm Beach Daily News Italian pianist Chiara Cipelli has a string of first prizes to her name and enjoys a busy career performing internationally.Chiara Cipelli piano Franz Liszt ‘Amazingly unpretentious.’ Overgrown Path The Welsh Argentine Guitar Duo exist to highlight the musical and cultural connections between these two seemingly unconnected lands.Master Spanish guitar makers from Felipe Conde demonstrate musical instrument-making at Home House, followed by a short recital by flamenco guitar legend Juan Martín.7.00pm Demonstration8.00pm Recital Click HERE to listen to an audio clip | Click HERE to watch a video Sebastián de Vivanco (c1551-1622) is one of the greatest composers of the Spanish Golden Age, but is also one of its most neglected.Scholars and performers are only now starting to appreciate Vivanco’s worth: he was born in Ávila at the same time as the great Tomás Luis de Victoria whose stunning brilliance unfairly monopolised the attention of the musical world.