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Colorado Music Festival - French Mini Fest

Jul 20, 2017

French Mini-Festival: Pianist Benedetto Lupo – Ravel & Debussy
Conductor: Jean-Marie Zeitouni
Guest Artists: Benedetto Lupo, piano (2017 Sei Solo Artist in Residence); CMF Orchestra

The French mini-festival kicks off with Van Cliburn competition medalist Benedetto Lupo and music by two beloved french composers Claude Debussy and Maurice Ravel. This extraordinary evening of music will include both Ravel’s jazz-influenced Piano Concerto in G major, and his Piano Concerto for the Left Hand. Also on the program are Debussy’s Prélude à L’Apres-midi d’un Faune and Iberia, a musical travelogue inspired by the music and culture of Spain.

Program:
Debussy: Prélude à L’Apres-midi d’un Faune
Ravel: Piano Concerto in G major
Ravel: Piano concerto in D major (for the Left Hand)
Debussy: Iberia
Ravel: La Valse