GJ Symphony concert features de los Santos

JAVIER DE LOS SANTOS



French composers, a French-inspired concerto and a performance by classical guitarist Javier de los Santos fill the program for Grand Junction Symphony Orchestra’s “Parlez-vous francais?”

The concert will begin at 7 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 8, at the Grand Junction High School auditorium, 1400 N. Fifth St.

De los Santos will join the symphony the guitar concerto “Fantasia para un gentilhombre” by Joaquin Rodrigo. De los Santos studied guitar in Mexico and the United States, receiving his masters degree in music from the University of Denver and studying with Maestro Ricardo Iznaola, Masakasu Ito and Jonathan Leathwood, according to a news released from the symphony.

De los Santos lives in Grand Junction, giving private lessons and giving guitar instruction at Colorado Mesa University.

Along with de los Santos’ performance, “Parlez-vous Francais?” will feature a portion of Claude Dubussy’s “Le martyre de Saint Sebastien,” followed by Erik Satie’s “Gymnopedies.”

Rounding out the evening will be Gabriel Fauré‘s “Pelleas et Melisande Suite” and Gabriel Ravel’s “Rapsodie espganole.”

Tickets for the concert range from $17.50 to $30 for adults and $5 for students with an ID. Tickets can be purchased at gjsymphony.org, by calling 243-6787 or at the Grand Junction Symphony Orchestra office, 414 Main St.


COMMENTS

Commenting is not available in this channel entry.


TOP JOBS
  • Electronic Tech Jobs

    ATTENTION VETS!in the FAA. VRA Eligibleapplicants only.Ap...

  • Pt Sale Position

    The Circulation Department of The Daily Sentinel is looking to fill a

  • Planning Technician

    PLANNINGTECHNICIANThe City of Fruita is accepting applications fo...

  • Therapist

    Solutions WellnessCenter, a newly established innovative behavioral h...

  • Private Investigator

    Must be computer literate, pass background check, have valid drivers ...

  • Hr Generalist

    Large company withapprox. 750 employees.Associates Degree in

Search More Jobs





THE DAILY SENTINEL
734 S. Seventh St.
Grand Junction, CO 81501
970-242-5050
Editions
Subscribe to print edition
E-edition
Advertisers
Sign in to your account
Information

© 2015 Grand Junction Media, Inc.
By using this site you agree to the Visitor Agreement and the Privacy Policy