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WCPE FM Offers Gardens of Spain Weekend
TheClassicalStation.org Focuses on Spanish Masters
WAKE FOREST, N.C. (March 7, 2017)—WCPE’s Music Director William Woltz announces In the Gardens of Spain Weekend, March 10-12, 2017. The program will feature great composers as well as virtuoso performances.
“Hear the smoky guitar sounds of Tárrega, the bright orchestrations of Rodrigo, and the passionate dances of Manuel de Falla, Albéniz, Granados and more,” offers Woltz. “Get ready for a weekend of great music from Spain!”
A partial listing includes:
9:00 a.m. Sarasate: “Andalusian Romance”
7:00 p.m. Sarasate: Gypsy Airs
8:00 p.m. Falla: Four Dances from The Three-Cornered Hat
9:00 p.m. Rodrigo: Concierto Andaluz
10:00 p.m. Victoria: “O Vos Omnes”
8:00 a.m. Glinka: “Memory of a Summer Night in Madrid”
9:00 a.m. Rodrigo: Fantasia for a Gentleman
10:00 a.m. Arriaga: Symphony in D Minor
11:00 a.m. Albéniz: Suite Espanola
12:00 p.m. Turina: Danzas Fantasticas
4:00 p.m. Granados: Six Pieces on Spanish Popular Songs
5:00 p.m. Tárrega: “Capricho Arabe”
7:00 a.m. Casals: “Salve Regina”
11:00 a.m. Sanz: Suite Espanola
12:00 p.m. Falla: Nights in the Gardens of Spain
1:00 p.m. Albéniz: “Sunday Festival in Seville”
2:00 p.m. Llobet: Popular Catalan Songs
3:00 p.m. Granados: Allegro de Concierto
4:00 p.m. Falla: Homenajes
5:00 p.m. Moreno Torroba: Castles of Spain
There is a review in Quarter Notes of the Thank You Gift Leyendas by Thibaut Garcia.
Also the Saturday Evening Request Program enables listeners to add their favorite composers and performers to the playlist. http://theclassicalstation.org/features_request.shtml is the link to the SERP request page.
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Since 1978 WCPE 89.7 FM has been dedicated to excellence in Great Classical Music broadcasting. WCPE is one of the first community-supported stations to stream on the Internet. The programming is available on our own satellite channel and on multiple Internet streams, including IPv6. WCPE receives no tax-derived support, rather depends on tax-deductible support through on-air fundraising and mail-out campaigns. More information can be found at www.TheClassicalStation.org or by calling 919-556-5178.
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