Join the Embassy Series for Concert & Reception at Residence of the Ambassador of Portugal

Featuring Renowned Violinist Bruno Monteiro & Pianist Nuno Marques

 

  • Heralded by the daily Público as “one of Portugal´s premier violinists” and by the weekly Expresso as “one of today´s most renowned Portuguese musicians”, Bruno Monteiro is internationally recognized as a distinguished violinist of his generation. Fanfare Magazine describes him as having a “burnished golden tone” and Strad states that his “generous vibrato produces radiant colors”.
    MusicWeb International refers to interpretations that have a “vitality and an imagination that are looking unequivocally to the future” and that reach an “almost ideal balance between the expressive and the intellectual”. Gramophone praises his “unfailing assurance and eloquence” and Strings Magazine summarizes that he is “deserving of a much larger slice of the limelight on the world stage.”
  • Award-winning Portuguese pianist Nuno Marques is developing his performing career and directs Porto Pianofest, an international piano fetial in Porto, Portugual,  of which he is the founder and artistic director.  He is one of the most sought-after Portuguese pianists of his generation.  A versatile musician,  he is equally comfortable playing solo, chamber music or collaborating artistically with other forms of expression. 

Program:

  • Brahms, Franck, Branco, Barbosa, Saint-Saëns.

Free on-street parking- $115/drinks/Buffet Reception with Wine

  • Wharton Club Members & Guests:
    • Register, for Concert & Portuguese Buffet Reception & Wine with the artists 

When:

Monday, 04/8/19 at 7:30pm - 10:00pm | iCal

Where:

Residence of Ambassador of Portugal
2125 Kalorama Road, N.W.
Washington, DC 20008 USA

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Look Who's Coming:

Betsy Hanlon
  Climate Advisers
Anne Lantry
Richard Wallace
... a total of 3 guests.
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