Orquestra Juvenil Geração

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  • Juan Carlos Maggioran Conductor
  • Santiago Ossa Alzate Conductor

Gioachino Rossini

William Tell Overture

Anne Victorino de Almeida in collaboration with Edison Otero

Rapsódia dos Rios, op. 93c*

Joly Braga Santos

Concerto for String Orchestra, op. 17

Arturo Marquez

Danzón no. 2

Richard Wagner

The Master Singers of Nuremberg Overture
*Pieces composed as part of the project B-Me: blending melodies, bridging cultural identities (Creative Europe, EU)
Duration: 60 min. (no intermission)
Orquestra Juvenil Geração (Generation Youth Orchestra) is back at the Calouste Gulbenkian Foundation's Grand Auditorium.

The concert marks the 100th anniversary of the birth of Portuguese composer Joly Braga Santos, with his emblematic Concert for String Orchestra, together with opera overtures and repertoire with a Latin American influence. Of particular note is Anne Victorino d’Almeida’s piece, composed under B-Me (Blending melodies: bridging cultural identities), a European co-creation and cultural exchange project that brings together the Portugal, Cyprus and Greece Youth Symphony Orchestra systems.

The concert will be conducted by Juan Carlos Maggiorani and Santiago Ossa Alzate.

Proceeds from ticket sales will go to Orquestra Geração.

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