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20 Jul. 2017 Recital at the Monastery of Arouca The Círculo Cultura y Democracia Association promotes its next initiative - a recital of two violins - on July 30, at 5:00 p.m., in the Chapter Hall, in the Monastery of Santa Maria de Arouca. Evento
"Two Violins in the Monastery"
LAURA RICKARD and MATILDE LOUREIRO
July 30, 2017 | 17:00 | Arouca Monastery - Chapter Hall

There will be two young artists, Laura Rickard and Matilde Loureiro, who have family roots in Arouca.
In this recital will be executed and commented on several works for two violins of varied epochs and styles, beginning with a sonata of the French composer and violinist Leclair (1697-1764), of the baroque period, and a duet of Haydn (1732-1809), a frame Of the classic Austrian style.

There will also be two performances of the second Sonata for Bach solo violin (1685-1750), a reference in instrumental music and whose influence we can still feel in Prokofiev's music (1891-1953), namely in the Sonata para Dois Violinos, which presents the structure
Typical of the Chiesa Sonata (like Bach's sonata) but in a modernist language.

To complete this violin music festival, the Dukes of Bartók (1881-1845), inspired by Hungarian folklore, will be performed.

The quality of the program, the already great experience of the artists and the beauty of the Chapter Room, where the recital will take place, invite you to watch.
Entrance is free.