Violinist - Jesús Reina

Jesus Reina, Violinist

Jesús Reina has been praised as a violinist “with a beautiful sound characterized by true musicality, temperament and charisma” (El País). As a soloist, he has performed with the Malaga Philarmonic, Barcelona Symphony, Asturias Symphony, National Arts Center Orchestra in Canada and Mariinsky Theater Orchestra of Saint Petersburg among others, with conductors such as Eiji Oue, Valery Gergiev, Guy Braunstein and Pinchas Zukerman. Click Here for Full Bio.

 

 

 

Program
July 10, 2017
8pm Taplin Auditorium

Jesus Reina, violin - Josu de Solaun, piano

A. Dvorak:
Four Romantic Pieces, Op. 75
Allegro moderato
Allegro maestoso
Allegro appassionato
Larghetto

G. Enescu:
Childhood Impressions, Op. 28
The gypsy violinist
The old beggar
The stream at the end of the garden
The bird in the cage and the cuckoo on the wall
A Lullaby
The Cricket
Moonlight through the windows
Wind in the chimney
A storm outside, at night
The sunrise

L. Janacek:
Sonata for Violin and Piano
Con moto
Ballade
Allegretto
Adagio

P. Sarasate:
Gypsy Airs

 

“The [Taubman] movements are designed to put you in the optimum position for every note, which means that once you get past the mechanics, you have more control over the sound of every note.”

TOM LAWTON, Senior Lecturer, University of the Arts