Fiesta: Don Quixote in Music

Fiesta: Don Quixote in Music

Thu, 03/05/2015 - 10:00pm - 11:00pm

Don Quixote Picasso

Learn how this famous character influenced the music of Latin American Composers.

The monumental book by Miguel de Cervantes, the first novel in European literature, has captured the imagination of composers from different periods and countries, including Richard Strauss, of course. In this program we will hear how Spanish and Latin American composers reflected on the Knight of the Sad Countenance.