Fiesta: Saudades do Brazil

Fiesta: Saudades do Brazil

Thu, 02/04/2016 - 10:00pm - 11:00pm

This week's program centers on music inspired by Brazil.

2/4        Saudades do Brazil
‚Ä®‚ÄúSaudade‚ÄĚ is a Portuguese term connoting ‚Äúhomesickness‚ÄĚ and ‚Äúnostalgia.‚ÄĚ Composers from different countries and eras have experienced this feeling after spending time in this magical nation. Ottorino Respighi: Brazilian Impressions: Tropical Night, Butantan, Canzone and Dance (Dallas Symphony Orchestra, Eduardo Mata, conductor) Astor Piazzolla: Deux Xango (Boulouris 5) Elbio Barilari: Brazilian Fantasy (Havana String Quartet) Darius Milhaud: Saudades do Brasil: Sorocoba, Botafogo, Leme (William Bolcom, piano) Darius Milhaud: Saudades do Brasil: Copacabana, Corcovado, Laranjeiras, Paysandu (The Concert Arts Orchestra, Darius Milhaud, conductor)

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