Saturday March 3, 2018
Quaternaglia Guitar Quartet with James Dick, Piano
August to April Series
Festival Concert Hall
3:00 PM - 4:30 PM

Quaternaglia Guitar Quartet
Quaternaglia Guitar Quartet returns to the Festival Concert Hall stage to perform selections from their wide repertoire. In celebration of QGQ's 25th anniversary, pianist James Dick, the Institute's Founder and Artistic Director, will join the ensemble to perform the premiere of a Quintet with Piano by Sergio Molina.

Quaternaglia Guitar Quartet (QGQ) is acclaimed as one of the world's top guitar ensembles. Composed of Brazilian guitarists Chrystian Dozza, Fabio Ramazzina, Thiago Abdalla, and Sidney Molina, QGQ is recognized for its artistic excellence and for its significant contributions to the expansion of guitar quartet repertoire.

Besides recording twenty-five original Brazilian pieces, Quaternaglia is especially well-known for its interpretations of Brazilian composer Heitor Villa-Lobos and Cuban-born Leo Brouwer, as well as for renditions of Renaissance and Spanish music.

Adult $30. Student $10. General seating. Concert tickets will be held at the will call table on the West side of the concert hall. Doors open 1 hour prior to the concert. Tickets will also be available at the door.

Overnight accommodations are available on campus for this concert weekend.

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Four for Tango (1988)
arr. Fabio Ramazzina
Astor Piazzolla
Symphonic Dances from West Side Story (1961)
arr. Thiago Tavares
1.Prólogo (Allegro moderato)
2.Somewhere (Adagio)
3.Scherzo (Vivace e leggiero)
4.Mambo (Meno presto)
5.Cha-cha (Andantino con grazia)
6. Meeting Scene (Meno mosso)
7.Cool Fugue (Allegretto)
8.Rumble (Molto allegro)
9.Final (Adagio)
Leonard Bernstein
Suite No. 3 (1973)
arr. Chrystian Dozza
3. Lento
4. Allegro gracioso
Ronaldo Miranda
(b. 1948)
An Angel (1999)
Egberto Gismonti
(b. 1947)
On a Theme by Gismonti (2012)
Chrystian Dozza
(b. 1983)
Quintet No. 2 for piano and guitar quartet (2017)
World premiere
Sergio Molina
(b. 1967)