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Hector Olivera in Recital

Sun / May 20, 2018 - 7:30PM

One of the world’s finest organists makes a triumphant return to Walt Disney Concert Hall for a program including his own improvisations.

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  • Denis BÉDARD Toccata
  • VIERNE “Clair de lune” from Pièces de fantaisie, Suite No. 2, Op. 53, No. 5
  • BACH Prelude and Fugue in B minor, BWV 544
  • PIAZZOLLA Oblivion
  • VIERNE “Carillon de Westminster” from Pièces de fantaisie, Suite No. 3, Op. 54, No. 6
  • Intermission
  • DURUFLÉ Prélude et Fugue sur le nom d’Alain, Op. 7
  • MERCURY, arr Olivera Bohemian Rhapsody
  • Hector OLIVERA Improvisations
  • Full Program Notes Hector Olivera in Recital

About this Performance

Beginning years ago as a child prodigy in Buenos Aires, Hector Olivera now commands the finest organs on the world stage. Acclaimed for his prodigious technical proficiency and the uncanny effect he has on his audience, Olivera makes a welcome return to Walt Disney Concert Hall.

Pre-concert Event

Upbeat Live: Pre-concert Talks
With Thomas Neenan – 6:30pm (more information)
Upbeat Live is an informative and engaging way to learn about the music before your concert. Renowned musicologists will take you through music theory, guided listening and the program's historical and cultural context. Plus, you'll hear interviews with guest artists and members of the LA Phil and participate in Q & A!

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