"Es del alma todo el paisaje" at Label Suisse Festival


On September 19, 9 PM., the work Es del alma todo el paisaje will be heard at the Label Suisse Festival held in the Swiss city of Lausanne. The work, written for two saxophones (tenor and baritone) and multi-channel electronics, is suggested by a poem by Pilar Martín Gila. The performance will be carried out by Acute Duo, formed by Sara Zazo and Bera Romairone. In addition to Blardony's work, pieces by Dieter Ammann, Fernando Manassero, Malte Giesen and Nico Varchausky will be performed.
More info: Label Suisse Festival

"Despertar otra vez" at second concert of Suena así 2020 cycle


Piece #5 Sin mirada, from the cycle Despertar otra vez, electroacoustic works by Sergio Blardony about the collection of poems "La cerillera" by Pilar Martín Gila, can be heard in the second concert of the Suena así 2020 cycle, organized by the Destellos Foundation. The audition will take place from Radio CASo, a 24-hour audio streaming project of the Centro de Arte Sonoro (Casa Nacional del Bicentenario), on August 17 and 31, at 8 pm. (Mar del Plata time, Argentina). At the concert, works by Nicolás Rodríguez, Adelina Amparán, Evelyn Frosini and Vanessa Massera can also be heard.
More info: Radio CASo

"Detrás de los párpados" at Little Opera Zamora Festival


EPOS Lab concert-stage (2018 edition), project conducted by Sergio Blardony, will take place in the context of the Little Opera Zamora Festival, in the castle of this town. It will be on Saturday, July 25 at 11:30 p.m., with the program of this edition of the laboratory: in addition to Blardony's work, Detrás de los párpados, with text by Pilar Martín Gila, a piece by César Camarero, with texts by Menchu Gutiérrez, and another by Alberto Arroyo, about a poem by Guadalupe Grande. The artistic team consists of Marta Knörr (mezzo), Raúl Marcos (actor and staging), Mario Prisuelos (piano), NAPHTA DUO (Javier Gregori Arriaza, violin and Juan Aguilera Cerezo, cello) and Óscar G. Villegas (lighting).
More info: Little Opera Zamora Festival

World premiere of "Despertar otra vez" at the netlabel Fortín Artesonoro


On July 22, the netlabel Fortín Artesonoro premiered the record "Despertar otra vez", a monograph by Sergio Blardony that contains a cycle of electroacoustic pieces around the poetry book La cerillera by Pilar Martín Gila. This set of works take as a starting point as many acoustic or mixed works by the composer, approached from another perspective. In addition, the record (free download) contains, in addition to the audio, a "Trazo", a small video creation that seeks to be a sound and visual essence of each piece.
Download: Fortín Artesonoro

Online colloquium at the SGAE Foundation


Sergio Blardony participates on Friday, July 17, at 11 am, in the online colloquium "Creating in times of COVID" organized by the SGAE Foundation, together with the composer Consuelo Díez, moderated by the also composer Juan José Solana, president of the entity.
More info: SGAE Foundation

CD review of "Se oye gritar entre sueños" at Espacio Sonoro magazine


In the issue 51 of the Espacio Sonoro magazine, dedicated to the music of our time, a critical review appears, signed by Camilo Irizo, on the CD "Se oye gritar entre sueños", monographic by Sergio Blardony about the poetry book La cerillera by Pilar Martín Gila. The CD was published by Columna Música and the performers are Proyecto OCNOS, with the presence of sopranos Rocío de Frutos and Trinidad Perea Granadino, guitarist Pedro Rojas-Ogáyar and clarinetist Gustavo Domínguez Ojalvo.
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Espacio Sonoro review