Ignacio Prego performs 'El Canto del Cavallero' in New York

  • Music
  • New York
  • Wed, October 16, 2013
  • 6:30 pm
Ignacio Prego performs 'El Canto del Cavallero' in New York

Ignacio Prego performs on the harpsichord keyboard music from the 16th, 17th and 18th centuries at the Spanish Court.

The program presented by Spanish harpsichordist Ignacio Prego takes its name from the opening piece, a set of Diferencias (variations) written by the great Antonio de Cabezón.

This piece is the beginning of a fascinating journey through three Centuries of Spanish keyboard music, which starts in the mid 16th century in the Court of Felipe II and finishes in the mid 18th century, with the popular Fandango by Antonio Soler. Tientos, Batallas, Folias, Chaconas and other dances blend together, creating an appealing program, which will be introduced in a lecture by prestigious scholar Dr. David Schulenberg.

Concert program:

Antonio de Cabezon (1510-1566)
Diferencias sobre el Canto del Cavallero
Pavana con sus Glossas
Diferencias sobre Guardame las Vacas
Diferencias sobre la Gallarda Milanesa
Juan Cabanilles (1644–1712)
Corrente Italiana
Tiento de 1er tono
Tiento de Batalla
Anonymous (Compiled by Martin i Coll)
From Flores de Musica, 1709
Folias de España
Padre Antonio Soler (1729-1783)
Sonata in F Major No. 56
Sonata in D Major No. 86

RSVP required: [email protected] or call 212-628-0420


Venue map

Queen Sofia Spanish Institute, 684 Park Avenue, New York, NY 10065


With the support of SPAIN arts & culture. In collaboration with SPAIN Culture New York.



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