The opera “The cat with boots” opens the 18th Festival of Music in Tres Cantos

Festival Tres Cantos

The Music Festival Tres Cantos “Diacronías” He unveiled its programming eighteenth edition, which will run from 30 September to 27 October 2018 in the Auditorium and Cultural Center Theater “Adolfo Suárez” the Madrid municipality. The act, Baluarte held in the Hall of tricantino cultural center, It was attended by Jesus Moreno, Mayor of Tres Cantos, Alfonso Carraté, Festival director, Y Federico seen, President of the Territorial Council SGAE Madrid.

Alfonso Carraté scheduled, this time, a total of seven concerts with five premieres (four will be commissioned the festival itself), and four releases version, with instrumental arrangements of works by Bach, and numerous second auditions. The varied program of this new edition, in which they participate 33 artists and ensembles from seven different regions, complete with traditional didactic presentations, a school concert in collaboration with the Tribuna Sax-Ensemble and composition course, in collaboration with the National Broadcasting Music Center (CNDM). The Spanish contemporary music will have a special role in this year, with a theme weekend dedicated to the Spanish guitar, Sara Guerrero Aguado and Eugenio Tobalina, and a tribute to Ramón Barce on the 10th anniversary of his death, by the Sax-Ensemble, resident group of festival.

This new edition of the popular tricantino festival presents an interesting novelty: “opera family”; for the first time in the history of the festival, It represents an opera, production of the festival itself. The cat with boots Xavier Montsalvatge, with scenic firm Rita Cosentino, the pianist Sebastián Mariné in musical direction and formed cast, among others, by mezzo-soprano Sandra Ferrandez, Sandra Pastrana soprano and baritone Tomeu Bibiloni.

As before, Music Festival Tres Cantos to other artistic disciplines will open as dance or the who, with the show “Chaplin Musicalis” with the Trio Musicalis and film projection “Shoulder Arms” Charles Chaplin, on the centenary of its creation; Bach's music will have a special presence in this edition, with the weekend theme “No solo Bach”, the program “Under Construction” the Quartet Windu, instrumentation and four premieres of works by Bach, charge to composers Bernardino Cerrato, Jesus Legido, Carme Vidal Fernández and Alejandro Román, that will ring in tribute to Ramón Barce. It will not lack the strong support of the festival to promote young artists, and this year it will feature award winner “Intercentros Melómano”.

Zulema de la Cruz, Carlos Cruz de Castro, Juan de Dios Hugo López Aguilera and the Chao Gómez will be the four composers, who will star in the world premieres commissioned by the festival made. further, an absolute premiere of composer teacher will be included 5º Composition Course, which this year will be taught by one of the most prominent composers of the new generation: Israel López Estelche.