This groupmuse happened on Sunday, October 17, at 9:00 PM CEST.

This is a Virtual Groupmuse.

Connect to great musicians and a warm and welcoming community over live performances streamed into your home.

Alvaro Henrique performs Brazilian Guitar Music (with a touch of Spain)
Premiere

Alvaro Henrique performs Brazilian Guitar Music (with a touch of Spain)

Sun, October 17, 2021 9:00 PM, CEST

Guitarist Alvaro Henrique considers music the language of emotion, and aims to help audiences to speak and understand better this language. Henrique’s programs include a host of plucked instruments covering a fascinating range of history and cultures, from Villa-Lobos, Scarlatti, Giuliani to transcriptions of Tchaikovsky and Stravinsky and
new works.

As a soloist, Henrique has performed in 15 countries. Among the conductors he’s worked with are Julio Medaglia, Ville Mankkinen, and Angelo Cavallaro. With an interest in social activism, Alvaro’s projects have included commissioning
works centered on social issues, like Jorge Antunes’ Brasilia 50.

He was awarded in Brazil and Canada, and works at the Escola de Musica de Brasilia, Brazil.

Program

Grand Fantasia Triomphale on the Brazilian National Anthem (L. M. Gottschalk/ arr. Alvaro Henrique)

Cordoba (Isaac Albeniz/ arr. Yates)

Sonata for Guitar: Allegro/ Larghetto/ Vivacissimo (Cesar Guerra-Peixe)

12 Studies for Guitar (Heitor Villa-Lobos)

Ave Maria (Bach/ Gounod/ arr. Tarrega)

Comments

Sign up or Login to leave a comment.

Host

Attendees

James Jaffe Emcee
Giuseppe Zangari
Dimitris Kotronakis
Monica Schmid
Aviad Meitar
Corinne Libby
Gerrie Schmidt
Suzanne Scollon
Alice Loo

Similar events

Classical Guitar Concert by Michael Nicolella

Sunday, Feb 20 9:00 PM CET

  • Instruments: Classical Guitar
  • Price: $3 to reserve, $10+ at event

Classical Guitar Concert by Yuri Liberzon

Sunday, Dec 12 9:00 PM CET

  • Composers: Vassiliev, Paganini, Barrios, Piazzolla
  • Instruments: Classical Guitar
  • Price: $3 to reserve, $10+ at event

Reflections: The Soul of Latin America. Serenade Duo: Gerry Saulter, guitar - Michelle LaPorte, flute

Sunday, Nov 21 9:00 PM CET

  • Instruments: Guitar, Flute
  • Price: $3 to reserve, $10+ at event

Woratep Rattana-umpawan performs Albeniz, Walton and Barrios

Sunday, Oct 31 9:00 PM CET

  • Composers: Albeniz, Walton, Barrios
  • Instruments: Classical Guitar
  • Price: $3 to reserve, $10+ at event

Classical Guitar Concert by Walmor Boza

Sunday, Nov 14 9:00 PM CET

  • Composers: Frescobaldi, Villa-Lobos, Tárrega
  • Price: $3 to reserve, $10+ at event

Dimitris Kotronakis performs Contemporary Studies and Pieces for Classical Guitar

Sunday, Dec 19 9:00 PM CET

  • Composers: Ourkouzounov, Asencio, Paraskevas, Rak
  • Instruments: Classical Guitar
  • Price: $3 to reserve, $10+ at event

Classical guitar concert by Marcos Puña

Sunday, Nov 28 9:00 PM CET

  • Composers: To be announced
  • Instruments: Classical Guitar
  • Price: $3 to reserve, $10+ at event

Chinnawat Themkumkwun performs Bach, Giuliani, Ponce, Brouwer and Chen Yi “From western to eastern”

Sunday, Jan 9 9:00 PM CET

  • Composers: Bach, Giuliani, Ponce Brouwer, Chen Yi
  • Instruments: Classical Guitar
  • Price: $3 to reserve, $10+ at event

Opera Flamenca (Josué Tacoronte, Guitar - Lilí Nogueras, Soprano)

Sunday, Oct 24 9:00 PM CEST

  • Composers: Tarrega, Granados, Lorca, Giménez
  • Instruments: Classical Guitar, Soprano
  • Price: $3 to reserve, $10+ at event