The First Baptist Church of Medford is proud to present Classical Guitarist Francisco Roldán in Concert!!!
The concert will feature:
Guárdame las vacas
Luys Narváez (ca. 1500-1560)
Gaspar Sanz (ca. 1640-1710), Spain
Variations on a Theme by Handel, Op. 107
Mauro Giuliani (1781-1829), Italy
Ciaccona from BWV 1004 for solo violin
J.S. Bach (1685-1750), Germany
Elogio de la Guitarra
Joaquín Rodrigo (1901-1999), Spain
Vals Op. 8, No. 3
Agustín Barrios (1885-1944), Paraguay
Colombian-born guitarist Francisco Roldán is a very active performer, playing solo and chamber music nationally and internationally. He has performed in Portugal, Greece, Russia, Spain, Colombia, Lithuania, the Dominican Republic, Argentina, and Paraguay. He has also played throughout the United States for Lincoln Center Local Live in NYC, ArtsQuest in
Francisco Roldán has been entertaining audiences since his early years at the Mannes College of Music. He received annual scholarships and attained the Master's Degree in Performance from the Mannes College of Music. Mr. Roldán subsequently supplemented his studies by playing in master classes for Manuel Barrueco, Sharon Isbin, David Russell, and Paul Odette. In the spring of 1993 he gave a solo New York debut recital at the Weill Recital Hall, Carnegie Hall that launched his career as a soloist.