Jorge Montilla, Clarinet
Friday, April 19, 2013 8 p.m.
Fine Arts Recital Hall
Sonata for Bb Clarinet and Piano - Carlos Guastavino
Cierra tus ojos y escucha - Astor Piazzolla
Zarabandeo for Clarinet and Piano - Arturo Márquez
Sonata #2 for Clarinet in Eb and Piano - Alfred Prinz
“Registro de Pajarillo” for Solo Eb - Jorge Montilla
Rosita Iglesias from “Las Presencias” for Violin and Piano - Carlos Guastavino (Transcription: Jorge Montilla)
“La Muerte del Angel” for Eb Clarinet and Piano - Astor Piazzolla (Arrangement: Jorge Montilla)
Pampeana #1 for Violin and Piano - Alberto Ginastera (Arrangement: Jorge Montilla)
Jorge Montilla is considered one of the best clarinetists in Latin-America and one of the world’s finest E-flat clarinet players. He will present a program of contemporary repertoire for both Bb and Eb clarinets in collaboration with pianist Kay Kim. The program showcases some of the world's most renowned Latin American composers including: Arturo Marquez, Astor Piazzolla and Carlos Guastavino. Montilla will also perform his own highly acclaimed composition "Registro de Pajarillo". Richly entertaining for all, this program features vibrant rhythms coupled with sultry Latin-American melodies.
This concert is presented collaboration with the Chicago Clarinet Ensemble’s event on April 20th.