Argentina Magica: Alberto Ginastera

  • Fitters' Workshop 11 Wentworth Ave Kingston, ACT, 2604 Australia

In celebration of the Bicentenary of Independence the EMBASSY OF ARGENTINA presents

Celebrating Alberto Ginestera


In 2016 Argentina celebrates the centenary of its most prominent composer, Alberto Ginastera. Ginastera represents both the international urban and sophisticated face of Argentinian music, as well as the music of the pampas and the romance of gaucho culture.  This concert brings together several top performers for a selection of seminal Ginastera works culminating in the Serenade based on words by Pablo Neruda.

Suyeon Kang, violin
Marcela Fiorillo, piano
Louise Page, Soprano  
Andrey Lebedev, guitar
Javier Vilariño, Baritone
Paolo Bonomini, cello solo
Kim Falconer, flute, Magdalenna Krstevska, clarinet, Edward Wang, oboe, Justin Sun, bassoon, James Bradley, horn, Alice Giles, harp and Rohan Dasika, double bass
Speak Percussion: Eugene Ughetti and Kaylie Melville
Directed by Roland Peelman

Pampeana No. 1 Op 16 for violin and piano
Criolla, from Op. 6
Five Songs
Malambo Op. 7
Sonata for guitar Op. 47
Serenata for baritone, cello and chamber ensemble Op. 42

Adult: $55.00, Concession: $50.00, Under 30: $35.00, Child: $25.00, Student Rush: $25.00

Concert supported by MANDY and LOU WESTENDE