Songe Capricorne | Contemporary Guitar Music from around the world
Featuring works from FRANCE | Roland Dyens , CUBA | Leo Brouwer , VENEZUELA | Antonio Lauro, USA | Alan Thomas, ENGLAND | Malcolm Arnold, SWEDEN | Johannes Moller, SCOTLAND | Peter Maxwell Davis
After two sold out shows in April, Alliance Francaise d’Ahmedabad is excited to host Aditya Gandhi again with a fresh project and all new music!
Disclaimer: For those slightly afraid of all things ‘modern’ and ‘contemporary’ - don’t be! This program is created to be very accessible and will be accompanied by informative (and mostly humorous) commentary.
Classical music, in its purest form, hasn’t existed for a while. Although we continue to call it so, classical music has over the past century merged with Folk Music, Jazz, Popular Music, and many other artistic styles, creating a whole new contemporary language. This recital is a brief but wide glimpse into this world - a world where age old idioms are combined with a modern and more organic style of music, where folklore is transformed into contemporary images reflective of our lives today.
This concert is not just an opportunity to hear new music by pioneering composers of our time, but rather to experience the limits of what music as a medium of expression can convey…