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LUCERO TENA

QUEEN OF CASTANETS WITH GIOVANNI ANDREA ZANON

The remarkable castanet virtuosa, Lucero Tena, a former flamenco dancer, has appeared as a solo castanetist in prestigious venues on five continents. She performs with renowned orchestras such as the Hamburg Symphony Orchestra and the London Philharmonic Orchestra. Tena is credited with having made the castanet a solo instrument in orchestral music and demonstrates an incredible and mesmerizing ability which is wonderful to watch. Among the illustrious conductors with whom Tena has worked are Mstislazv Rostropovich and Rafael Frübeck de Burgos. The Orchestra dell’Accademia Teatro alla Scala is conducted by Òliver Diaz with the participation of the fiercely talented young violinist, Giovanni Andrea Zanon.

FIRST PART: 40 minutes

Intermission 20 minutes

SECOND PART: 40 minutes

Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov

Capriccio Espagnol Op. 34


Isaac Albéniz

Castilla from Suite Española No. 1, Op. 47


Pablo de Sarasate

Aires Gitanos Op. 20


Maurice Ravel

Tzigane

 

Manuel de Falla

Danza No. 1 from La Vida Breve


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Manuel de Falla

Suite No. 2 from El Sombrero de Tres Picos

 

Gerónimo Giménez

El Baile de Luis Alonso

 

Georges Bizet

Overture from Carmen

 

Pablo de Sarasate

Fantasia Sobre Temas de Carmen Op. 25

 

Gerónimo Giménez

La Boda de Luis Alonso

February 21 2019       7:00 PM  
Prices
BOX 200 OMR
A++ 36 OMR
A+ 33 OMR
A 30 OMR
B 15 OMR
C 10 OMR
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THE ROYAL OPERA HOUSE MUSCAT PRESENTS LUCERO TENA QUEEN OF CASTANETS

The remarkable castanet virtuosa, Lucero Tena, a former flamenco dancer, has performed as a solo cas...

Tuesday 19 February 2019