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     Schedule as of February 21, 2014

     Please note that all events, artists and lecturers are subject to change

     Links to Festival Events by Day

 
 

Pre-Festival Events

 
Tuesday Evenings, January 28 - March 4
 
  6:45 - 8:15 p.m.

  Senior University course:
       Three Spanish Nationalist Composers: Albéniz, Granados and de Falla
  Southwestern University
 
  Ellsworth Peterson, Lecturer
   
 
 

Festival 2014: ¡OLÉ! IN GEORGETOWN


A Spanish Fiesta (with a French Twist)

Celebrating the Tenth Year

of the

Georgetown Festival of the Arts

and

Featuring the Music of Three Spanish Composers

Isaac Albéniz, Enrique Granados and Manuel de Falla


May 29-June 1, 2014


Schedule of Events
 
Thursday, May 29
 
2:00 p.m.


  ¡OLÉ! IN GEORGETOWN, Symposium I
  Palace Theatre
   
  Ellsworth Peterson
     Introduction to the Festival: Why These Three?
   
  SoloDuo: Lorenzo Micheli and Matteo Mela
      Metamorphoses: The art of guitar transcription
   
             
  6:30 p.m.

  Reception for Donors to meet the artists
  Southwestern University
   
  8:00 p.m.

  Música romántica de España
  Alma Thomas Theatre
  Southwestern University
   
  Manuel de Falla - Siete canciones populares españolas
   
    Virginia Dupuy, mezzosoprano  
    Dale Dietert, piano  
   
  Manuel de Falla - Homenaje pour le tombeau de Claude Debussy
   
  Isaac Albéniz - Granada, Asturias, Mallorca, Sevilla, Bajo la palmera, Evocación, Castilla
   
    SoloDuo: Lorenzo Micheli and Matteo Mela, guitars  

  Enrique Granados - La Maja de Goya (Tonadilla), 3 Danzas Españolas,
                                           Intermedio (fr. Goyescas), Valses Poeticos


  Joaquín Rodrigo - Tonadilla, para dos guitarras
   
  Gioacchino Rossini - Overture to The Barber of Seville
   
    SoloDuo: Lorenzo Micheli and Matteo Mela, guitars  

Friday, May 30
 
  10:00 a.m.

  ¡OLÉ! IN GEORGETOWN, Symposium II
  Caldwell-Carvey Foyer
  Sarofim School of Fine Arts
  Southwestern University
                   
  Carol A. Hess
    Isaac Albéniz, Enrique Granados, Manuel de Falla
        and the Many Faces of Spanish Nationalism
   
  Paul Roberts
    Spanish and French music: Mutual influences and inspirations
   
   
  2:00 p.m.

  City Lights Theatre (A free event)
   
  Falla en tres películos
   
        The Alhambra gardens_of_the_generalife
 
          Nights in the Gardens of Spain
                (with views of the Alhambra in Granada)
                Alicia de Larrocha, piano
                Academy of St. Martin in the Fields, Sir Neville Marriner, conductor
 
          Master Peter's Puppet Show
                 (a one-act opera based upon an episode from Don Quixote, featuring puppets)
 
          The Three-Cornered Hat
                 (a ballet with sets and costumes by Picasso)
   
  8:00 p.m.

  Albéniz, Granados, Falla
  Alma Thomas Theatre
  Southwestern University
   
   
    Manuel de Falla - Suite populaire espagnole ( arr. Kochanski)
   
        Rebecca Ansel, violin
        Toby Blumenthal, piano
   
    Isaac Albéniz - Granada, Asturias ( fr. Suite Espagnole);
                                      Rondeña (fr. Iberia)
   
        Paul Roberts, piano
   
  Enrique Granados - Madrigal
     
        Hai Zheng, cello
        Eduard Laurel, piano
   
    
    Enrique Granados - Cançons catalanes: Canço de Gener,
                                              Cançoneta, Elegia eterna
   
        Lynn Parr Mock, soprano
        Dale Dietert, piano
   
    Enrique Granados - Quejas ó la Majas y el Ruisenor (fr. Goyescas)
    Manuel de Falla - Fantasía baetica
   
        Paul Roberts, piano
   
 
Saturday, May 31
 
  10:00 a.m.

 
  En una cantina  
  Jones Theatre  
  Southwestern University  
     
     
   
    Pablo Sarasate - Romanza Andaluza, Op.22, No. 1
   
        Rebecca Ansel, violin
        Toby Blumenthal, piano
   
    Joaquín Turina - Circulo, Op.91
   
        Rebecca Ansel, violin
        Hai Zheng, cello
        Toby Blumenthal, piano
   
     
     Isaac Albéniz - Tango  
     Enrique Granados - Danza Española No. 5 "Playera"
 
     Pablo Casals -Song of the Birds
 
     
        Hai Zheng, cello
        Edward Laurel, piano
   
     Enrique Granados - Tonadillas en estilo antiquo:
                                    Callejeo, El majo timido, El majo olvidado,
                                    El majo discreto, El tralalá, y El punteado


 
        Virginia Dupuy, mezzosoprano
        Dale Dietert, piano
   
    Flamenco performance

        A'lante Flamenco Dance Ensemble
     
  3:00 p.m.

 
  Spain and France: Musique avec influences mutuelles

 
  Alma Thomas Theatre
  Southwestern University
   
     
    Claude Debussy - Soirée dans Grenade (from Estampes);
                                 La Sérénade interrompue (from Préludes, Book I)
                                 La puerta del vine (from Préludes, Book II)
   
        Paul Roberts, piano
   
  Isaac Albéniz - Dos fragments de prosa de Pierre Loti  
     
    Virginia Dupuy, mezzo soprano  
    Dale Dietert, piano  
   
  Maurice Ravel - Don Quichotte à Dulcinée  
     
    Bruce Cain, baritone  
    TBA, piano  
   
  Manuel de Falla - Trois mélodies
   
    Lynn Parr Mock, soprano
    Dale Dietert, piano
     
    Hai Zheng, cello
    Eduard Laurel, piano
   
  Maurice Ohana - Études d'interprétation - Quintes; Preludes (selections)  
  Déodat de Séverac - Le muletiers devant le Christ de Llivia
 
  Maurice Ravel -Alborada del gracioso (from Miroirs)
 
     
    Paul Roberts, piano
     
  8:00 p.m.

 
  Celebración en el parque (No charge for this event)  
  Gazebo, San Gabriel Park  
     
  Music Ensembles from Georgetown ISD  
   
  Isaac Albéniz - Tango  
  Enrique Granados - Intermezzo from Goyescas
 
  Manuel de Falla -El amor brujo
 
     
    Virginia Dupuy, mezzosoprano
    Round Rock Symphony
    Stefan Sanders, conductor
     
  The concert will be followed by a display of fireworks.
   
Sunday, June 1  
   
  3:15 p.m.

 
  Pre-Concert Lecture  
  The Grace Episcopal Church, 1314 E. University Ave., Georgetown, TX 78626  
   
   
  Ellsworth Peterson  
  The Plainchant Tradition:
      Old Wine in New Wineskins
 
   
   
  4:00 p.m.

 
  Finale franco-espagnole  
  The Grace Episcopal Church, 1314 E. University Ave., Georgetown, TX 78626  
             
     
   
  Enrique Granados - L'herba de l'amor
             (Prayer in Gregorian style for the Holy Virgin of Montserrat)
 
  Pablo Casals - Tota Pulchra es; O vos omnes
 
  Maurice Duruflé - Ubi caritas; Tantum ergo
 
     
    The San Gabriel Chorale  
    Kenneth Sheppard, conductor  
     
  Olivier Messiaen -Le banquet céleste
 
                                 -Apparition de l'église éternelle
 
     
    Don McManus, organ  
     
  Maurice Duruflé - Requiem, Op. 9
 
     
    Virginia Dupuy, mezzosoprano
    Bruce Cain, baritone
    Hai Zheng, cello
    Don McManus, organ
    San Gabriel Chorale
    Kenneth Sheppard, Conductor
     
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FESTIVAL DATES


¡OLÉ! IN GEORGETOWN

Thursday, May 29,

through

Sunday June 1, 2013

CONTACT US

Georgetown Festival    
    of the Arts

P.O. Box 846

Georgetown, TX 78627

Tel 512.639.0433

E-mail info@gtownfestival.org

     
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