Southern Cross Soloists | Souvenirs de Aranjuez with Slava Grigoryan
21 February 2021 @ 3:00 pm - 4:30 pm AEDT
ARIA Award-winning virtuoso guitarist and longtime friend of the Southern Cross Soloists, Slava Grigoryan headlines the first concert of 2021 and the launch of a journey to the next jubilee.
With a scintillating program of Spanish and French masterworks, Southern Cross Soloists traverse through European musical history, moving from the
sizzling guitar works of the Spanish Baroque to the evocative masterpieces of Belle Époque greats, Debussy and Ravel.
This exotic program briefly visits Australian shores with the world premiere of a new work by Sydney composer Natalie Nicolas before culminating with the sultry, intoxicating beauty of Joaquin Rodrigo’s Concierto de Aranjuez.
VARIOUS – The Spanish Baroque – works by De Ribayaz, De Murcia and Matteis
DEBUSSY – Préludes (selections)
NATALIE NICHOLAS – Secrets (World Premiere)
RAVEL – Piano Concerto in G major
RODRIGO – Concierto de Aranjue