UAlg hosts contemporary music concert performed by Duo Sigma

On the 22nd of June at 18:00

The University of Algarve will host the concert “Mémoire… Mirror & O Aprendiz de Novos Sons”, by Duo Sigma, on the 22nd of June, at 18:00, in the Caixa Geral de Depósitos Grand Auditorium, on the Gambelas Campus.

Formed by cellist Miguel Rocha and pianist Ana Cláudia Assis, Duo Sigma is dedicated to the interpretation of contemporary music with an emphasis on the Luso-Brazilian repertoire.

«Continuing Season 2022, Duo Sigma will present in this concert works by Portuguese composers and composers, written especially for the Duo, within the scope of two projects: Mémoire... Mirroir – the music of Jorge Peixinho reflected in the repertoire for cello and piano, and The New Sons Apprentice», explains the University of Algarve in a statement.

The program will premiere the work Lettre à l'être imbu, 2021, by Miguel Azguime, in addition to Fragmentos de Isabel Soveral, 2019, Arietta, 2021, by Christopher Bochmann and …suddenly, this silence…, 2021, by Eduardo Luís Patriarch, putting into perspective different sound aesthetics in a great technical and interpretive challenge to Sigma's musicians.

Admission is free, but subject to room capacity.