"Red Werther" at XXV Punto de Encuentro Valencia Festival


The video art work Red Werther will be programmed in program 33 of the Synchresis cycle of the XXV International Festival of Sound Art and Electroacoustic Music "Punto de Encuentro" on November 23 at 12 pm., at the SGAE Auditorium in Valencia. "Red Werther" is a video art by Marta Azparren and music by Sergio Blardony, performed by Trino Zurita (cello). Other video creations by Bret Battey, Claudia Larcher/Costantin Popp, Pedro Linde, Framcesc Martí, Daisuke Nakajoh, Pedro João Oliveira or Inés Wickmann/Francis Dhomont can be seen on the program.
More info: Synchresis

Proyecto OCNOS perform "Todo próximo e intocable" at Seville


Sunday, November 4, the VIII Encuentros Sonoros Festival of Seville hosts a concert by Proyecto OCNOS ensemble, in which the work Todo próximo e intocable will be performed, written by Sergio Blardony for a guitarist with two guitars suggested by several poems from the book Otro año del mundo by Pilar Martín Gila. At the concert, which will take place at the Turina Space at 7 pm., the Proyecto OCNOS will also perform works by Rebecca Saunders, Gyorgy Kurtag, Gabriel Erkoreka and Olga Neuwirth.
Más info: Encuentros Sonoros Festival

"Y apenas paso la mano por el vacío" at Segovia


PluralEnsemble, conducted by Fabián Panisello, perform Y apenas paso la mano por el vacío, piece for ensemble written about a poem by Pilar Martín Gila. The concert will take place on Saturday, November 3 at 7.30 pm., within the Segovia Contemporary Music Days, and works by Inés Badalo, Eneko Vadillo, Israel Estelche, Alejandro Arrocha and Fabián Panisello will be performed on the program.
More info: CNDM

"Un soplo que vacía el pecho" at 2018 Kuraia Festival


The Kuraia Ensemble, conducted by Simeon Pironkoff, performs on Monday, October 29, at 7 pm., Un soplo que vacía el pecho, work by Sergio Blardony about a text by Pilar Martín gila, commissioned by this group and the INAEM. The concert will take place in the context of the 2018 Kuraia Festival, at the Bilbao High Conservatory, and the program will be able to hear works by Georg Friedrich Haas, Liza Lim and María Eugenia Luc.

"Y apenas paso la mano por el vacío" at Mallorca and Seville


On Saturday 27 and Sunday 28 October, PluralEnsemble, conducted by Fabián Panisello, will perform Y apenas paso la mano por el vacío, written by Sergio Blardony on a poetic text by Pilar Martín Gila, commissioned by PluralEnsemble. The first day the concert will take place at Teatre Municipal Xesc Forteza in Palma de Mallorca (Balearic Islands), and the second day at the Turina Space in Seville, within the VIII Festival Encuentros Sonoros. Both concerts will start at 7 pm., and include a program with authors such as Eneko Vadillo, Israel Lopez Estelche, Inés Badalo or Fabian Panisello.
More info: PHONA (Mallorca) / Encuentros Sonoros (Seville)

"Erle" at Spanish National Radio


On Thursday, October 25 at 5 pm., Sergio Blardony's work Erle, for soprano, a guitarist with two guitars and bass clarinet, written on a poem by Pilar Martín Gila, will be heard on Spanish National Radio. The recording belongs to the world premiere of the work by Proyecto OCNOS, performed within the framework of the Music Festival of Tres Cantos 2016.
More info: Spanish National Radio schedule