2017 Season

The Spanish Guitar

When & Where

Concerts
Wed Aug 2 2017 Jay Pritzker PavilionInfo

Program

Juan Crisóstomo Arriaga: Los esclavos felices: Overture
Georges Bizet: Suite from Carmen
Joaquín Rodrigo: Fantasía para un gentilhombre
Joaquín Turina: Danzas fantàsticas

Description

The Festival pays tribute to the music of Spain with a sizzling program that includes orchestral highlights from one of the most popular operas ever written, Georges Bizet's Carmen. Internationally-renowned guitar virtuoso Pablo Sáinz Villegas makes his debut with Joaquin Rodrigo's Fantasía par un gentilhombre, and the sounds of Arriaga and Turina complete the program.

Featured performers:

Grant Park Orchestra
Carlos Kalmar
, Conductor
Pablo Sáinz Villegas, Guitar

Featuring

Carlos Kalmar

Conductor

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Grant Park Orchestra