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Meet Camargo Guarnieri on Fiesta: October 2021

Camargo Guinieri

Mozart Camargo Guarnieri is one of the greatest 20th-century Brazilian composers of all time, but few know his name. ¡Fiesta! hopes to change that with a program about his orchestral music on Thursday, 10/21 at 10p.

10/7 Villa-Lobos: Folk Traveler Early in his life Villa-Lobos traveled the Brazilian countryside learning folk songs that he would eventually incorporate into his symphonic works. Included in this program is his famous Brazilian Folk Suite.

10/14 The Eclectic Collective Latin American classical music has taken on many different forms and incorporates many different styles. Elbio Barilari will pick selections reflecting the many styles of classical music that have come out of Latin America. Including music by the Argentine composer Astor Piazzolla, Brazilian composer Edo Lobo, and Mexican composer Melesio Morales.

10/21 Orchestral Music of Camargo Guarnieri  We explore the wide range of orchestral sounds of 20th century Brazilian composer Camargo Guarnieri, including his Piano Concerto No. 3 and his Symphony No. 6.

10/28 Fiesta of the Guitar This week, Elbio celebrates a wide range of Latin-American guitar music. We explore the thriving crossover of classical style and popular folk and cultural themes, an intersection with a rich history and a continuing tradition of innovative guitar music.

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