The Baroque Room
Lunchtime Concert Series
Moma Takes You on a Guitar Journey: From the Renaissance to the Avant-Garde
Admission is FREE
Momcilo Moma Aleksandric, guitar
I am pleased to invite you to my debut recital in The Baroque Room where I will perform music by the most prominent guitar composers from the Renaissance to the avant-garde. If you are curious enough to discover what the most precious moments of guitar history sound like you are more than welcome to reserve your seat. This is a fundraising concert and all of the money collected will be used towards purchasing a new concert guitar in 2018.
PROGRAM (selected from)
Francesco Canova da Milano – Ricercare “La Campagna”
Sylvius Leopold Weiss – Fantasia
Fernando Sor – Grand Sonata No.1
Agustin Barrios – Mazurka Apasionada
Antonio Ruiz Pipo – Cancion Y Danza
Leo Brouwer – Escape of the Lovers from the Valley of Echoes
Roland Dyens – Saudade No.3
Alberto Ginastera – Sonata for Guitar Op.47
Momcilo Moma Aleksandric is a Belgrade-born award-winning classical guitarist currently pursuing his doctoral degree in guitar performance at the University of Minnesota. He is frequently invited to prestigious world festivals, universities, and conferences. His most recent performances include appearances at the Miami International Guitar Festival at the Florida International University, humanitiesNOW Conference in Cincinnati, and University of Indianapolis Guest Artists Series. He is particularly active in the Twin Cities area, where he frequently performs as a soloist and as part of the Belgrade Guitar Duo. He is the creator and co-founder of a globally acclaimed Belgrade Guitar District.