Carnegie Hall Presents

Voices from Venezuela

Venezuela’s Gustavo Dudamel has quickly emerged as one of today’s most exciting figures in classical music, thrilling audiences with his ecstatic energy and contagious enthusiasm. Dudamel brings the Simón Bolívar Symphony Orchestra of Venezuela to Carnegie Hall for a residency that captures the passion of the Latin American tradition in a series that features works by some of the finest composers from the region. 

Venezuelan Brass Ensemble

Simón Bolívar Symphony Orchestra of Venezuela

Simón Bolívar Symphony Orchestra of Venezuela

Venezuelan Brass Ensemble

Stern Auditorium / Perelman Stage
Friday, December 7, 2012 | 8 PM

Performers

Venezuelan Brass Ensemble
Thomas Clamor, Conductor

Program

GIANCARLO CASTRO Grand Fanfare
BERNSTEIN Selections from Symphonic Dances from West Side Story
GIANCARLO CASTRO Llegada de un noble maestro
CALDERELLA AND SCARPINO Canaro en Paris (arr. José Carli)
ABREU Tico-Tico no fubá (arr. Jhon Iveson)
AGUIRRE Amalia (arr. Fernando Ruiz)
GIANCARLO CASTRO Walking Faster
FÉLIX MENDOZA Guerra de secciones

Encores:GERSHWIN "I Got Rhythm"
TRAD. "O Come, all ye Faithful"
BLAZING BRASS MEETS BERNSTEIN'S MAMBO

The Venezuelan Brass Ensemble, drawn from the Simón Bolívar Symphony Orchestra, opens the Venezuelan celebration at Carnegie Hall with an evening of exuberant music making that features works from Latin America and beyond.

Con el Ensamble de Metales de Venezuela, cuyos integrantes fueron seleccionados de la Orquesta Sinfónica Simón Bolívar, comienza en el Carnegie Hall la celebración a Venezuela con una velada en la que destaca una creación musical exuberante de América Latina y más allá.

O Conjunto de Metais da Venezuela, da Orquesta Sinfónica Simón Bolívar, abre a celebração venezuelana no Carnegie Hall com uma noite de música exuberante que exibe trabalhos da América Latina e de outros lugares.

Simón Bolívar Symphony Orchestra of Venezuela

Stern Auditorium / Perelman Stage
Monday, December 10, 2012 | 8 PM

Performers

Simón Bolívar Symphony Orchestra of Venezuela
Gustavo Dudamel, Music Director and Conductor

Program

CHÁVEZ Sinfonía india
ORBÓN Tres versiones sinfónicas
REVUELTAS La noche de los Mayas

Encores:ARTURO MÁRQUEZ La Conga del Fuego Nuevo
GUTIERREZ "Alma Llanera"
BERNSTEIN "Mambo" from West Side Story
This energetic group of young Venezuelans and its acclaimed conductor, Gustavo Dudamel, were a hit when they made their New York premiere at Carnegie Hall in 2007. On this program, they perform works by some of Latin America’s finest 20th-century composers, including a suite of lusty, wild music by Silvestre Revueltas.

Este grupo energético de jóvenes venezolanos y su aclamado director Gustavo Dudamel debutó con gran éxito en el Carnegie Hall en 2007. En esta ocasión, su presentación incluye obras de algunos de los mejores compositores de América Latina del siglo XX, entre ellas, una suite energética e impetuosa de Silvestre Revueltas.

Este grupo energético de jovens venezuelanos e seu reconhecido maestro, Gustavo Dudamel, foi um sucesso na sua estreia em Nova York no Carnegie Hall em 2007. Neste programa, eles tocam obras de alguns dos melhores compositores do século XX na América Latina, incluindo uma suíte de música cheia de vitalidade e energia de Silvestre Revueltas.

Listen

Revueltas's Sensemayá


Simón Bolívar Youth Orchestra of Venezuela | Gustavo Dudamel, Music Director and Conductor
Deutsche Grammophon

Simón Bolívar Symphony Orchestra of Venezuela

Stern Auditorium / Perelman Stage
Tuesday, December 11, 2012 | 8 PM

Performers

Simón Bolívar Symphony Orchestra of Venezuela
Gustavo Dudamel, Music Director and Conductor
Idwer Álvarez, Tenor
Gaspar Colón, Baritone
Westminster Symphonic Choir
Joe Miller, Conductor

Program

ESTEBAN BENZECRY Chaac (Maya Water God) from Rituales Amerindios
VILLA-LOBOS Chôros No.10
ESTÉVEZ Cantata criolla

Encores:GINASTERA "Malambo" from Estancia
BERNSTEIN "Mambo" from West Side Story
GUTIERREZ "Alma Llanera"
The charismatic Gustavo Dudamel and the Simón Bolívar Symphony Orchestra of Venezuela thrill audiences worldwide with their ecstatic energy and contagious enthusiasm. On this concert, they dive into the deep wells of Latin America’s classical music tradition with such works as Villa-Lobos’s Chôros No. 10—a monumental piece of Brazilian musical nationalism that was a huge hit at its 1926 premiere in Rio de Janeiro—and Estévez’s Cantata criolla, a portrait of the Venezuelan spirit.

El carismático Gustavo Dudamel y la Orquesta Sinfónica Simón Bolívar de Venezuela emocionan a públicos en todo el mundo con su fabulosa energía y su contagioso entusiasmo. El programa seleccionado para este concierto se sumerge en los pozos profundos de la tradición de la música clásica de América Latina con obras como Chôros No. 10 de Villa-Lobos—una obra monumental del nacionalismo musical brasileño que gozó de gran éxito desde su estreno en 1926 en Río de Janeiro—y Cantata criolla de Estévez, un retrato del espíritu venezolano.

O carismático Gustavo Dudamel e a Orquesta Sinfónica Simón Bolívar da Venezuela vem emocionando plateias no mundo inteiro, com a sua energia e seu entusiasmo contagiante. Neste concerto, eles mergulham nas profundezas da tradição musical clássica da América Latina com trabalhos tais como os Chôros No. 10 de Villa-Lobos—uma obra monumental do nacionalismo musical brasileiro que foi um grande sucesso, estreando em 1926 no Rio de Janeiro—e a Cantata criolla de Estévez, um retrato do espírito venezuelano.

Listen

Villa-Lobos's Chôros No. 10


Simón Bolívar Symphony Orchestra of Venezuela | Eduardo Mata, Conductor
Dorian Recordings