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Thu, Apr 25


Hamre Recital Hall, Augustana University

Images of Brazil Performance

Traveling exhibit featuring images of Brazil along with violin and piano music inspired by the Brazilian and south American cultures.

Time & Location

Apr 25, 2024, 7:30 PM CDT

Hamre Recital Hall, Augustana University, 2120 S Grange Ave, Sioux Falls, SD 57197, USA

About the Event

Francesca Anderegg, American violinist, and Brazilian pianist Erika Ribeiro met in 2015 during a concert tour of Brazil. In this project, they have partnered with Brazilian NY-based photographer Aline Müller to collect impressions of this geographically, musically and culturally diverse country. Müller’s compelling portraits offer glimpses into the life and character of Brazilian people, and Ribeiro and Anderegg have selected an array of musical works that, although breathtakingly varied in style and character, capture similar impressions of this vast country. Their repertoire includes folk-influenced pieces from northeastern Brazil, character pieces by Villa-Lobos, music influenced by bossa nova and the "third stream," a classical sonata inhabited by chôro rhythms, and Anderegg/Ribeiro’s own arrangements of songs by Brazilian jazz musician and composer Lea Freire.

  • This program is produced, recorded, and distributed internationally by Naxos: LINK
  • Check back in March to reserve your tickets. 

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