The National Center for Musical Broadcasting and the University of Salamanca presented the seventh edition of the 'Salamanca Barroca’

Enrique Cabero, Vice Chancellor for Academic Policy and Social Participation, Francisco Lorenzo, director of the National Broadcasting Music Center, by Bernardo García-Bernalt, director of the Academy of Ancient Music at the University of Salamanca and Luis Barrio, Deputy Director of Cultural Activities, They present the seventh edition of the 'Salamanca Barroca', coproduced program between the University of Salamanca (USAL) and the National Broadcasting Music Center (CNDM, unit of the National Institute of Performing Arts and Music of the Ministry of Culture and Sports) for the academic year 2019-2020. The series 'Salamanca Barroca' is part of the "Circuits" program CNDM, present in 32 Spanish cities and 12 foreign.

Salamanca Barroca

The seventh edition of the 'Salamanca Barroca' present 12 concerts of the 14 October to 2 June 2020. The cycle, throughout all seasons, It has been a meeting point for interpreters and other emerging formations with a long and established career. This year, the music of centuries XVI will travel, XVII and XVIII where you can listen to more than one twenty historical recoveries in modern times.

The Baroque Orchestra of the University of Salamanca will be responsible for opening the next cycle 14 October with Pedro Gandía (concertmaster direction) Y Julia Doyle (soprano), with a program dedicated to the music that came together between Barcelona and Vienna Cortes Habsburg. The same set will be responsible for closing the cycle with a program, directed by Alfredo Bernardini, that dialogue will the work of Domenico Scarlatti with the other two giants of the vintage of 1685: Johann Sebastian Bach y George Frideric Haendel.

The following quote, he 28 October, they star in Academy of Ancient Music with soprano Barbora Kabátková and the Consort of viols of the University of Salamanca under the direction of Sara Ruiz. Both ensembles perform works by Diego Ortiz, focusing on the music on your Treaty glosses, the most important Hispanic contribution to literature for viola da gamba. The Iberian hundred will be the centerpiece of the program presented by the Galania and soprano Raquel Andueza, in which you dance and sung dances will be rebuilt, some of them with texts of the most famous poets auriseculares. The appointment will be 19 of November.

The intricate musical cycle network will reach a climax with a special concert commemorating, in the chapel of Colegio Mayor Arzobispo Fonseca, the five hundredth anniversary of the foundation of the same. He 27 November English vocal group Old style will fill the chapel with Elizabethan music of Catholic composers in exile. A symbol.

Latin American music will fit in the hand cycle set Nereydas with Ulisas Javier Illán in front, which will feature soprano Alicia Love and the counter Philip Mineccia. The central figure of the music program will be rescued from the cathedrals of Mexico, Puebla and Oaxaca Spanish composer Ignacio de Jerusalem. Such an event will be held on 10 from December. This appointment will follow him, he 6 February, concert starring Ignacio You are welcome, one of the new values ​​of the harpsichord interpretation in our country, together with the group he founded, New Tiento, which will take over from the Court of Habsburg to the Madrid court of the Bourbons with Domenico Scarlatti as a key figure.

Musicians Your Highness with Luis Antonio González (key, organ and direction) Y Olalla German (soprano) propose the 18 March conceptual dialogue program that will works with unpublished pieces hundred Italian seventeenth-century Spanish. Meanwhile, grouping Concento of Bozes, under the direction of Carlos Mena, Next to the Academy of Ancient Music USAL will perform the 30 March a program focused on the Spanish vocal music of the seventeenth and eighteenth centuries.

The Haendel's Italian will be present at the concert Ensemble 1700, he 17 of April, with Dorothee Oberlinger (flute direction and) and the multi-talented Dmitry Sinkovsky (countertenor and violin), with a program that will also include music by A. Falconieri, T. Merula, G. P. Telemann, C. P. E y A Bach. Vivaldi. With Haendel touch will follow the concert Chamber Choir and the Academy of Ancient Music USAL, under the direction of Bernardo García-Bernalt, with the tenor Victor Sordo, in which the Anglican sacred music of German composer will be addressed. By last, one of the most legendary musical works of the Baroque, the Goldberg variations Johann Sebastian Bach, They will be heard in the version of the French harpsichordist Benjamin Alard. The appointment will be 12 of May.

Cycle Program 'Salamanca Barroca’ coproduced by the USAL and CNDM is completed courses: one of historical song led by countertenor Carlos Mena and other baroque string imparted by Pedro Gandía, Andoni Mercero e Itziar Atutxa. Both courses are organized by the Academy of Ancient Music of the University of Salamanca.

localities, with a price of 8 € to 15 € for the general public and a 20% discount for students and members of the university community, They can already be purchased at Mercatus (University Official Store) Monday to Saturday 10:00 a 20:00h and Sunday 10:15 a 14:00h (c / Benedict, No 22) and Long Play Monday through Friday 10:00 a 14:00and h 17:00 a 20:30h, Saturday 10:00 a 14:00h (c / Rua Mayor, No 6), through the Web and one hour before each concert at the box office.

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