BBC SO Total Immersion: Villa-Lobos

Guildhall School musicians play pieces by Brazil's most famous composer

8 March 2014 / 13:00
Milton Court Concert Hall

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Brazil’s most famous composer, Heitor Villa-Lobos (1887 – 1959) was an iconoclast whose raw, zestful music gave expression to a vibrant new polyglot culture. Guildhall School musicians perform two of his quintets, and his playful work for flute and cello, Assobio a Jato (‘The Jet Whistle’).

Programme to include:

Quinteto em forma de chôros
Assobio a Jato
Cançao do marinheiro
Lundù da Marqueza de Santos
Amor y perfidia
Quinteto Instrumental

Jessica Kabirat
Grace Warren
Rebekah Carpio
Molly Flanagan
Jamie White

Yolanda Bruno violin
Moira Bette viola
Toby White cello
Zuzanna Olbrys harp
Rebecca Griffiths flute
Yoanna Prodanova cello
Rebecca Carson flute
Lorena Paz Nieto soprano
Kaoru Wada piano

Part of Total Immersion: Villa-Lobos
Part of All classical music events - 2013–2014 season

Promoted by the Guildhall School of Music & Drama


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