Throughout the winter and early spring we will offer courses, concerts and events inspired by this spring's production of the Royal Theater, the opera Nixon in China by John Adams. Liquid Soundscapes: An American Minimalist Music Concert features works by American Minimalist composers: John Cage, Philip Glass, Steve Reich, and Paul Lansky. The program
Reiteration of diversity: Minimal music and North American opera of the 21th century Monographic course March 28 and 11 – April 2023, XNUMX Professor Gabriel Menéndez Torrellas Introduction Minimal music can be considered the first genuinely North American trend in classical music of the XNUMXth century, a musical reaction to the post-serial crisis then
“April,” wrote TS Eliot, “is the cruelest month, breeding / Lilacs out of the dead land, mixing / Memory and desire, stirring / Dull roots with spring rain.” Eliot had his own reasons for taking such a dour view of the season which poets have traditionally celebrated for its associations with fertility and new life.
* Review of "Late Poems" by Wallace Stevens. Article by A. SÁENZ DE ZAITEGUI published in El cultural on 17/09/2010. Read complete. * Review of "Ghost Train to the Eastern Star" by Paul Theroux. Article by ANDRÉS BARBA published in El cultural on 17/09/2010. Read complete. * Review of the exhibition “Wall drawings and