Festival of Sacred Art of the Community of Madrid 2013

Of the 2 February to 24 March 2013

The Community of Madrid organizes the XXIII Festival of Sacred Art, to be held between 2 February and 24 of March, in 33 historical spaces, secular and religious, many of them restored by the Community. The programming can be enjoyed in fifteen Madrid municipalities, including the capital, and understand 41 different music shows, dance and cinema.
The festival will open on Saturday, 2 February, with three of the Cello Solo Suites, Johann Sebastian Bach, performed by the San Sebastian musician Iagoba Fanlo, which will take place in the Church of San Antonio de los Alemanes.
In this edition of the festival, the participation of internationally renowned soloists stands out, like the violinist Joaquín Torre, the pianists Tito García and Daniel del Pino and the Pastrana-Prisuelos duos and the Czech formed by Jiri Bartá and Terezie Fialová, both cello and piano ensembles.
The duo composed by Alfredo García, baritone, and David Mason, pianoforte, will perform works by Franz Schubert on an original pianoforte from the composer's time, specially brought for the concert of the day 19 February in the Church of Santiago and San Juan Bautista.