Library Hall- 12.00 a.m. (noon)
António Carrilho, flute
Edoardo Sbaffi, cello
Helena Vasques, piano
Tango as transformed by Astor Piazolla is presented in the four compositions of Cuatro Estaciones Porteñas in straight dialogue with other four works by the same composer. In this concert the compositions are presented in their transition into trio, revealing an unusual ensemble in which the flute replaces the violin.
TEMPUS – Crossing Over
Otto Pereira e António Jorge Nogueira violins
Sandra Raposo, viola
Nuno Abreu, cello
Departing from the deconstruction of Bach and Vivaldi, TEMPUS quartet transports the audience into the universe of jazz with new compositions and sounds from such composers as Oliver Nelson, Chick Corea or Pat Metheny, drawing a bridge between classical music and jazz.
Machina Mundi – World Tour
A journey through exotic places in compositions for flute and percussion.
Katharine Rawdon, flaute
Elizabeth Davis, percussion
A programme inspired by journeys and exotic places represented and suggested by percussion instruments and flutes, in a world tour through Asia, the Americas and their many musical influences.
Claude Debussy 150 years: music with poems by Charles Baudelaire
Lúcia Lemos, soprano
João Paulo Santos, piano
A tribute to Claude Debussy on the 150th anniversary of his birth, through the poems of Charles Baudelaire arranged into songs by Debussy, Duparc, Séverac, Freitas Branco and Sauguet.
Music for piano trio
Luís André Ferreira, cello
Rosanne Philippens, violin
Vital Stahievitch, piano
From the formalism of the classic trio in J. Haydn's seventeenth-century Vienna, to the romantic and unrestrained grammar of A. Dvorak's trio in its Prague premiere which pointed to new worlds.
Joana Vieira, piano
Mikhail Shumov, cello
Two works for cello and piano by R. Schumann and Luís de Freitas Branco. The concert closes with S. Prokofiev's ballet music in a transcription for cello and piano made by R. Sapozhnikov in 1971.
The Song Keeper
Job Tomé, baritone
João Vasco, piano
On the occasion of the exhibition whose theme is the sea, a recital evoking different atmospheres and emotions: the journey and contemplation, but also separation, tragedy and death.