5th Villa-Lobos International Chamber Music Festival

Contemporary Spiritual Music from Brazil


Culver Center of the Arts


Event

Thursday, January 10, 2019, 7:00pm - 8:30pm



Cellist Lars Hoefs and pianist Victor Asuncion will perform a program of contemporary spiritual music from Brazil, featuring works by Almeida Prado (1943-2010), Marco Padilha, and the world premiere of a new work by UCR Professor Paulo C. Chagas, commissioned by the 5th Villa-Lobos International Chamber Music Festival.



The Villa-Lobos International Chamber Music Festival is an annual event conceived by Lars Hoefs in collaboration with UCR Professor Paulo C. Chagas. It celebrates the music of Brazilian composer Heitor Villa-Lobos (1887-1959), and other Latin American composers of the 20th and 21st centuries.



Program

Marco Padilha: Portrait II, Words of Affliction (2018)

Almeida Prado: Preambulum (2004)

Almeida Prado: Sonata for cello and piano (1980)

Almeida Prado: Balada (1985)

Paulo C. Chagas: New work for cello and piano (2018)