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Pablo Sáinz Villegas plays Rodrigo

Pablo Sáinz Villegas plays Rodrigo
  • Fri 7:30 PM Jan 29, 2021


  • Sat 7:30 PM Jan 30, 2021


Abravanel Hall
123 W S Temple, Salt Lake City, UT 84101, USA Get Directions


Audience-favorite Pablo Sáinz Villegas is back to perform Rodrigo’s Fantasía para un gentilhombre, written for the legendary guitarist Andrés Segovia.

The second of Composer-in-Association Arlene Sierra’s U.S. premieres takes a deep look into “the mechanics and processes of nature.”
Composed “in that rush of spring that carries a man away even in his old age”, Schumann’s symphony captures the longing for rebirth we all feel in winter.

The U.S. premiere of Arlene Sierra’s Nature Symphony is supported in part by the National Endowment for the Arts.To find out more about how National Endowment for the Arts grants impact individuals and communities, visit

Estimated concert length: 1 hour, 45 minutes (including a 20 minute intermission)



ARLENE SIERRA: Nature Symphony (U.S. Premiere)
RODRIGO: Fantasía para un gentilhombre
SCHUMANN: Symphony No. 1 “Spring”



Ludovic Morlot, conductor
Pablo Sáinz Villegas, guitar

Additional Info


GENERAL AGE GUIDELINE: Individuals ages five and older are welcome at this performance. Parents should ensure their children are able to sit quietly through the performance without disturbing others around them. No babes in arms will be admitted.

LATE SEATING POLICY: Late seating will be at an appropriate break in the concert, to be determined at a later date, or at intermission. More information on our late and re-entry policies is found here.


Learn more about this evening’s music at a pre-concert lecture, which begins 45 minutes prior to the start of the concert in Abravanel Hall’s First Tier Room.
Enjoy Lobby Fest performances 30 minutes before the performance in the lobby by members of our Youth Guild.

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Artists and programs are subject to change. No refunds.



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