Sonja Thompson & Maria Jette
American Symphonia Winter 2006
Jardin Antiguo
Folk & Art Songs
Thu Jan 18, 7:30-10:00 pm
Jaqua Concert Hall, The Shedd Institute
The Eye Center
Presenting Festival Sponsor
The Eye Center
Presenting Festival Sponsor
The Eye Center
Presenting Festival Sponsor
The Eye Center
Presenting Festival Sponsor
The Eye Center
Shedd Presenting Sponsor
  • Description
  • Personnel
  • Program
Maria Jette is joined by Sonja Thompson in a program of art songs in the beautiful, evocative and intriguing flavor of nationalistic Romanticism so that played such a prominent role 20th century Latin America, both politically and socially. Characterized both by the direct infusion of folk and popular music and by compositions in the style of those folk and popular traditions, Latin American musical nationalism boasts a beauty of line and cadence that is unsurpassed anywhere in the world. Featured composers on this evening include Andres Sas (Peru), Alberto Nepomuceño (Brazil), Camargo Guarnieri (Brazil), Isabel Aretz (Venezuela), and Carlos Guastavino (Argentina).
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Event Personnel
Maria Jette, soprano
Program
 Cantos Indios Del Peru
Music: Andrés Sas
 Philomela
Music: Alberto Nepomuceño
 Six Songs
Music: Carmargo Guarnieri
 Cinco Fulias sobre melodias folkloricas venezolanas
 Las Nubes (Luis Cernuda)
 Quatro Canciones Argentinas
 Se equivocó la paloma...
(1941)


Ticket/Venue Info
Jardin Antiguo Ticket Prices
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Full
Price
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15%20%25%Stud.
AA30.00  25.50  24.00  22.50  15.00 
A24.00  20.50  19.25  18.00  12.00 
B20.00  17.00  16.00  15.00  10.00 
O20.00  17.00  16.00  15.00  10.00 
Jaqua Concert Hall
The John G. Shedd Institute for the Arts
285 E Broadway
Eugene, Oregon
541-434-7000
The Eye Center
Shedd Presenting Sponsor