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WCPE Offers Gardens of Spain Weekend

TheClassicalStation.org Focuses on Spanish Masters

WAKE FOREST, N.C. (March 11, 2014)—WCPE’s Music Director William Woltz announces In the Gardens of Spain Weekend, March 15-16, 2014. The program will feature great composers as well as virtuoso performances.

“We have the Renaissance lute of Gaspar Sanz; the choral meditations of Tomás Luis de Victoria; the sultry colors of de Falla, Granados, Albéniz and Rodrigo,” offers Woltz, who is also co-host of Allegro. “You’re in for a great weekend of music from Spain.”

A partial listing includes:

15 Saturday

  • 8:00 a.m. Sanz: Suite Española
  • 9:00 a.m. Falla: Three Dances from The Three- Cornered Hat
  • 10:00 a.m. Rodrigo: Concierto Andaluz (for Four Guitars and Orchestra)
  • 11:00 a.m. Albéniz: España, op. 165
  • 12:00 p.m. Tárrega: “Capricho Árabe”
  • 5:00 p.m. Falla: Nights in the Gardens of Spain

16 Sunday

  • 7:00 a.m. Victoria: “O Sacrum Convivium”
  • 11:00 a.m. Rimsky-Korsakov: Capriccio Espagnol
  • 12:00 p.m. Celedonio Romero: Concierto de Malaga
  • 1:00 p.m. Albéniz: Spanish Rhapsody
  • 3:00 p.m. Schumann: Symphony no. 3 in E-flat (Rhenish)
  • 4:00 p.m. Granados: “Love and Death” from Goyescas

The Saturday Evening Request Program enables listeners to add their favorite composers and performers to the playlist. Please click here to visit our SERP request page.

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