Jacaranda is a series of intimate concert adventures into the realm of new and rarely-heard classical music designed to awaken curiosity, passion and discovery.
2017-18 SEASON AWAKE
AWAKE, Jacaranda’s 15th season, explores conscience and consciousness with six program ideas:
environment, power, solidarity, sensuality, science, and identity.
GOYESCAS BY THE SEA
A BENEFIT CONCERT & AFTERPARTY
SUNDAY, MAY 20
Pianist José Menor will perform the complete Goyescas by Francisco Granados
His GOYESCAS was named one of the “best new classical albums” of 2017 by GRAMOPHONE
Afterwards, take a stroll overlooking the beach in nearby Palisades Park and enjoy the setting sun.
4:00 pm • Benefit Concert
5:30 pm • After Party
The season will climax with a survey of three generations of Spanish/Catalan music, with works by Tomas Peire-Serrate, Roberto Gerhard, and Manuel de Falla. The program notes will explore the deep roots and tensions leading to the Spanish Civil War and subsequent era of Francisco Franco. The spirit of Catalonia will resonate.
March 19: Fernando Malvar-Ruiz will discuss the changing political environment in Spain, and how it is affecting arts and culture.
7:00 pm — Sanctuary Series
8:00 pm — Concert
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