Allegra Giagu Concert for Voice

Performance

Allegra Giagu Concert for Voice

Melba Hall

Parkville

Royal Parade

Booking not required

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Faculty of Fine Arts and Music

The first half of the program explores concepts of time and relationship, with themes of the exotic setting up a tonal language which feeds into the second half of the recital. The first half is closely tied together by the story of a woman in love, and her journey, expressed through music. The second half of the program explores baroque art music from the Iberian Peninsula.

Works including:

  • La rosa enflorece (Los bilbilicos) Trad. (arr. Richard J. Neumann)
  • Azulão, Jayme Ovalle
  • Liebesbriefchen (Op. 9, no. 4), Erich W. Korngold
  • Chiquilin de Bachin, Astor Piazzolla
  • Woman in love, Barry Gibb and Robin Gibb (arr. Sally Whitwell)
  • Heart, we will forget him (12 Poems of Emily Dickinson, no. 5), Aaron Copland
  • Oh! La pitoyable aventure! (L'heure Espagnole), Maurice Ravel
  • Danse Macabre, Op. 40, Camille Saint-Saens
  • Funeral Blues (Cabaret Songs), Benjamin Britten
  • Ich bin der Welt abhanden gekommen (Rückert-Lieder), Gustav Mahler
  • Los pajaros perdidos, Astor Piazzolla
  • Kaddish, Maurice Ravel
  • Selected works, Antonio Literes
  • Selected works, Sebastián Duron

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