AMPAG, Queensland Symphony Orchestra Queensland Symphony Orchestra:Latin America Gala

Latin America Gala

August 2019

Sat 17 

07:30 PM

Queensland Symphony Orchestra

Queensland Symphony Orchestra

QPAC Concert Hall



Alondra Hosts America vs Brazil. Enrico Chapela's orchestral compositionÍnguesu is a musical description of one of Mexico's proudest sporting moments - defeating Brazil in the 1999 FIFA Confederations Cup soccer match. It also highlights the theme of our night - music inspired by Brazil and Mexico. You'll hear music from Latin American composers and composers inspired by Latin America in one inspiring night.

Conductor Alondra de la Parra
Soloist Yamandu Costa, Guitar

Chávez Sinfonía india (Symphony No.2)
Costa Concerto Fronteira
Guarnieri Dança Brasileira
Guarnieri Dança Selvagem
Guarnieri Dança Negra
Chapela Ínguesu
Villa-Lobos Bachianas Brasileiras No.7
Moncayo Huapango

Last time Music Director Alondra de la Parra conducted a program of music like this, audiences and reviewers alike went wild. `In the most exciting Queensland Symphony Orchestra concert in memory, resident music director Alondra de la Parra conducted a never-to-be-forgotten performance that was bursting at the seams with vitality, giving the smiling players a white-knuckle ride that looked as enjoyable as it was terrifying.' Don't miss out on what is sure to be one of the sensations of the 2019 season.

Queensland Symphony Orchestra Music Director is proudly supported by Tim Fairfax AC.