Multiple GRAMMY Award winner Sharon Isbin returns to Baltimore!
Acclaimed for her extraordinary lyricism, technique, and versatility, Sharon Isbin has given sold-out performances in the world’s finest halls. Winner of the Madrid, Toronto, and Munich Competitions, Germany’s Echo Klassik and Guitar Player’s “Best Classical Guitarist” awards, she created festivals for Carnegie Hall, New York’s 92nd Street Y and NPR.
A frequent guest on All Things Considered and A Prairie Home Companion, she was featured on CBS Sunday Morning and on the cover of over 45 magazines. She performed in Scorsese’s Oscar-winning The Departed, at Ground Zero for the internationally televised 9/11 memorial, and at the White House by invitation of President Obama.
In the second half of the program, Ms. Isbin will be joined by Colin Davin.
Don’t miss her performance at Towson University!
Nocturnal after John Dowland, Op. 70 – Benjamin Britten (1913-1976)
Seven Desires for Guitar – Tan Dun (b. 1957)
Asturias – Isaac Albéniz (1860-1909)
INTERMISSION (2nd half with Colin Davin)
Porro – Gentil Montaña (1942-2011)
The Departed: Three Pieces for Two Guitars – Howard Shore (b. 1946)
Aranjuez, ma pensée – Joaquín Rodrigo (1901-1999)
Waltz No. 3 – Antonio Lauro (1917-1986)
Danza Española No. 2 – Enrique Granados (1967-1916)
La Vida Breve – Manuel de Falla (1876-1946)