MANILA, June 22, 2014— Classical music enthusiasts, good news!
The Embassy of Spain in the Philippines is scheduled to present a “Concierto de Órgano” by a world-class performer on Thursday, July 26, at 7 p.m., with the the centuries-old baroque Church of San Agustín on General A. Luna Street, Intramuros as its backdrop.
Admission is free.
Fr. José Enrique Ayarra Jarne, one of the most prominent organists in Spain, is resident canon organist of the Santa Iglesia Cathedral and Hospital of the Venerables of Seville.
He was professor of organ at the Conservatory of Seville from 1979 to 2002.
Jarne will be offering a concert in Manila’s Walled City with an impressive repertoire featuring the works of Alonso Mudarra, Johann Sebastian Bach and Franz Joseph Haydn. (Raymond A. Sebastián)