Jordi Savall & Hesperion XXI in the Auditorio Nacional

Jordi Savall

Two centuries of instrumental stroll through Europe. That suggests this program Jordi Savall leading his. The richness and variety of the Western legacy, their contact points and their disagreements are perfectly caught in this repertoire of dances, glosses and fantasies of Venice and Naples just after touring Spain, England, France and Germany in a coming and going of periods and styles, that the same stops at the Spanish vihuela viola in English, in the French lute in the key Italian. A color map, rhythms and harmonies with the ever imaginative style master Igualada.

Jordi Savall is one of the most versatile musical personalities of his generation. It gives to the world for over fifty years ago musical wonders abandoned in the darkness of indifference and neglect. Dedicated to the research of these ancient music, reads and interprets them with his viola da gamba, or as director. His activities as a concert, educator, researcher and creator of new projects, musical and cultural, place it among the main architects of the phenomenon of revaluation of historical music. He is the founder, together with Montserrat Figueras, los grupos musicales Hesperion XXI (1974), La Capella Reial de Catalonia (1987) y Le Concert des Nations (1989), with which explores and creates a universe of emotions and beauty projects to the world and to millions of music lovers. Con una participación Fundamental in the película Alain Corneau All matins du monde (Cesar for best soundtrack), an intense concert activity (140 concerts a year) and record (6 annual recordings) and creation with Montserrat Figueras his own label ALIA VOX 1998, Jordi Savall shows that early music does not necessarily have to be elitist and interest to an audience of all increasingly diverse and numerous ages. His enormous work in performing concerts and recordings is, in the words of critic Allan Kozinn in The New York Times (2005), a matter "not only music recovery, but rather creative resuscitation ". Throughout his career he has recorded and edited over 230 discs repertoires of medieval music, Renaissance, Baroque and classicism with special attention to Hispanic and Mediterranean musical heritage; a deserving production of multiple distinctions, as Midem Awards, International Classical Music y Grammy. Their concert programs have made music an instrument of mediation for peace and understanding between peoples and cultures and sometimes faced. She not in vain was named in the 2008 He was named "Ambassador of the European Union for intercultural dialogue", and together with Montserrat Figueras were designated the two "Artists for Peace" within the program "Goodwill Ambassadors" of UNESCO. Include its participation in the discovery and representation of Una cosa rara and buon cuore di burbero Il Vicent Martín i Soler. He also directed Le Concert des Nations and La Capella Reial de Catalunya in the representations of L'Orfeo by Claudio Monteverdi, the Farnace and Il Teuzzone of Antonio Vivaldi and Orfeo ed Euridice by Johann Joseph Fux.

Jordi Savall & Hesperion XXI Lachrimae Antiquae
National Music Auditorium in Madrid
Chamber Hall, 21 from January, 19.30h.

The musical Europe
Italian Venetian Renaissance dances
We anonymous
Re Pavana
Galliarda the Traditora
the Todescho
Elizabethan Consort Music
John Dowland (1563-1626)
Lachrimae Pavan (1596)
The King of Denmark Galliard (1605)
Orlando Gibbons (1583-1625)
In Appointments 4
William Brade (1560-1630)
A Scottish dance (1617)
Dances and variations of Spain and Portugal
Luys Milan (1500-1561)
Pavana y gallarda
Antonio de Cabezon (1510-1566)
Differences on the Lady sues you
Diego Ortiz (1510-1570)
Romanesque Moderno y Passamezzo
Pedro de San Lorenzo (s. XVII)
1st tone work
Music for King Louis XIII
We anonymous (Philidor)
Pavane Early War and Gaillarde
Sarabanda a l’italien
Current Queen of England
Packed with Avignonez
Music from Germany
Samuel Scheidt (1587-1654)
alloy V
Courant Dolorosa IX
Galliard Battaglia XXI
Music of the Baroque Europe
Henry Purcell
Fantasia XII
Joan Cabanilles (1644-1712)
Italian current
Johann Hermann Schein (1586-1630)
German y Tripla
Guillaume Dumanoir (1615-1697)
Antonio Valente (ca.1565-1580)
Neapolitan perky