Atlantis, Manuel de Falla, as a tribute to Pau Casals

High school

HE 27 Y 28 November a tribute concert is held at the Teatre del Liceu Pau Casals. The selected work is Atlantis, from Manuel de Falla. It is a scenic cantata by Ernesto Halffter on the epic poem namesake Jacint Verdaguer. The work that the two composers dedicated lasted more than twenty years and in it you can appreciate the contrast between the austerity of Falla and the color of Halftter that make it a composition of captivating beauty..

Josep Pons will be in charge of the event and will conduct the Symphony Orchestra of the Gran Teatre del Liceu, an unbeatable selection of solo voices from the country with proven international projection and the singers of Cor Vivaldi, Choir of the Friends of the Girona Opera and Choir of the Gran Teatre del Liceu.

The concert is part of the "Memorial Democràtic de la Generalitat de Catalunya" on the occasion of the 75th anniversary of the concert in favor of the victims of the bombings led by Pau Casals at the Liceu. It is a tribute to this universal Catalan.

In the Foyer of the theater you can visit the exhibition Pau Casals and the commitment to peace until 7 January 2014.Atlantis,