These concert listings come courtesy of the following sites: Concerto, Concertino, and Portal VivaMusica in Brazil; ConcertDiary in the UK, Instant Encore in the US, and La Scena Musicale in Canada. Also from my faithful HVL Website viewers - send me an email if you know of any upcoming Villa-Lobos concert, anywhere in the world.
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05/06/2012 - 00:00
Brazil: Sao Paulo
00h00 - Virada Cultural 2012
05/06/2012 - 11:00
Brazil: Belo Horizonte
11h00 - Orquestra Filarmônica de Minas Gerais
Clássicos no Parque. Marcos Arakaki - regente. Programa: Verdi - Aida, marcha triunfal; Villa-Lobos - Melodia Sentimental; Dukas - Aprendiz de feiticeiro; Piazzolla - La muerte del ángel; e John Williams - Os caçadores da Arca Perdida; e Tchaikovsky - Abertura 1812 op. 49. Entrada franca. Reapresentação dia 20 às 11h na Praça Floriano Peixoto.
05/05/2012 - 20:00
05/06/2012 - 14:30
USA: Mobile AL
Bachianas Brasileiras #5
WHAT: Mobile Symphony Orchestra presents "Música de las Americas"
WHEN: 8 p.m. Saturday, May 5, and 2:30 p.m. Sunday, May 6
WHERE: Saenger Theatre, Joachim and Conti streets, downtown Mobile
CONDUCTOR: Scott Speck, music director for the MSO
PROGRAM: "Cuban Overture," George Gershwin (1898-1937); Bachianas Brasileiras No. 5, A389: Aria, Hector Villa-Lobos (1887-1959); Bandoneon Concerto, Astor Piazzolla (1921-92); "Sensemaya," Silvestre Revueltas (1899-1940); "Oblivion" and "Libertango," Astor Piazzolla; Danzon No. 2, Arturo Marquez (b. 1950); and "Estancia: Malambo," Alberto Ginastera (1916-83).
SOLOIST: Hector del Curto, bandoneón
TICKETS: $15 to $55; available online at www.mobilesymphony.org, by phone at 251-432-2010, or at Larkins Music Center, 257 Dauphin St. Student tickets $8 to all performances. Students K-12 admitted free for Sunday matinee when accompanied by a paying adult through the Big Red Ticket program.
05/06/2012 - 15:00
USA: Los Angeles CA
Bachianas Brasileiras #8
Sunday, May 6, 2012 at 3:00 pm
A Latin American Groove
Latin music has been pervasive in North and South America for centuries. Our season finale tours through numerous geographic regions from Argentina to the wild rhythms of Brazil and Puerto Rico, and highlights a new work by Cuban composer and Latin Grammy Nominee Yalil Guerra.
Bernstein Symphonic Dances
05/06/2012 - 18:00
Etudes for Guitar
Ian Watt, guitar
05/06/2012 - 19:00
USA: Minneapolis MN
Trio for oboe, clarinet & bassoon
Chamber Music at MacPhail
Sun May 6, 2012 7PM
Please note: This concert is on sale to subscribers only at this time. Single tickets will go on sale to the public on August 12, 2011.
VILLA-LOBOS Trio for Oboe, Clarinet and Bassoon
BRAHMS Quartet No. 2 for Piano and Strings
Explore rich and diverse chamber music repertoire performed in the intimate setting of Antonello Hall at the MacPhail Center for Music. Experience the extraordinary talent of Minnesota Orchestra musicians in familiar and rarely performed works that will touch your heart and ignite your imagination. This is as close, intense and breathtaking as music gets.
Please note: Seating in Antonello Hall is general admission. House opens approximately 45 minutes prior to concert time.
The MacPhail Center for Music is located at 501 South Second Street in downtown Minneapolis.