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What's on - September 26, 2015

UdG folk dance

The renowned Ballet Folklorico de la Universidad de Guadalajara continues its summer/fall season. 

Teatro Degollado, Sundays, October 4, 11, 6 p.m. 80-350 pesos.

Tuesday opera

The free classical music series Martes de Musica y Opera will move house during September from the Degollado Theater to the Teatro Alarife Martin Casillas. September 29:  the Orquesta Típica de Guadalajara directed by Ramón Becerra interprets polkas and waltzes, including Strauss’ “The Blue Danube.” 

Teatro Alarife Martin Casillas, Tuesdays, 8 p.m. Free

More folk dance

Guadalajara city hall’s Ballet Folclorico Guadalajara continues its summer series. The theme of their season is “Cielito Lindo.”

Teatro Degollado, Thursdays, October 1 and 15, 8 p.m. 80-200 pesos.

Free Thursday dance

Free dance presentations by accomplished groups are held each Thursday.  

Teatro Alarife Martin Casillas, Thursdays, 8 p.m. Free.

Thursdays at the Palace

Instead of politicians arguing, enjoy free recitals in Guadalaajara city hall’s council chamber. 

Palacio Municipal de Guadalajara (next to Guadalajara Cathedral), Thursdays, 8 p.m. Free.

Jalisco Philharmonic Orchestra

JPO musical director Marco Parisotto conducts Beethoven’s Fifth Symphony, Bach’s Toccata and Fugue in D minor, BWV 565, arranged by Leopold Stokowski, and Brahms’ classic Symphony No. 3 in F major, Op. 90.

Teatro Degollado, Friday, October 2, 8:30 p.m. and Sunday October 4, 12:30 p.m. 

Live from the Met

First up in the 2015-2016 season of live simulcasts from New York Metropolitan Opera is Verdi’s classic “Il trovatore” with Anna Netrebko in the leading role.

Teatro Diana, Saturday, October 3, 11:55 a.m. 100-250 pesos.

Hiromi: The Trio Project

Acclaimed Japanese jazz pianist Hiromi Uehara is known for her virtuosic technique, energetic live performances and blend of musical genres. Joined by Anthony Jackson on bass and Simon Phillips on drums.

Teatro Diana, Sunday, October 4, 8 p.m. 100-500 pesos.

Jalisco Philharmonic Orchestra

Martin Panteleev conducts Tchaikovsky’s Symphony No. 3 in D major, Op. 29 and Chopin’s Piano Concerto No 2 in F minor, Op 21. Daniela Liebman, 13, is the invited pianist.

Teatro Degollado, Friday, October 9, 8:30 p.m. and Sunday October 11, 12:30 p.m.

Joan Manuel Serrat

Legendary Spanish folk singer/songwriter in concert.

Auditorio Telmex, Wednesday, October 7, 8:30 p.m.

Andre Riu

Dutch violinist and conductor best known for creating the waltz-playing Johann Strauss Orchestra. Together they have turned classical and waltz music into a worldwide concert touring act, as successful as some of the biggest global pop and rock music acts.

Auditorio Telmex, Saturday, October 10, 9 p.m. and Sunday, October 11, 8 p.m. 350-1,850 pesos.

Jalisco Philharmonic Orchestra

Eckart Preu of Germany conducts Ferde Grofe’s Grand Canyon Suite, William Schuman’s American Festival Overture, Bela Bartok’s Piano Concerto No. 1 and Jose Pablo Moncayo’s Cumbres. Canadian Sheng Cai is the invited pianist.

Teatro Degollado, Friday, October 16, 8:30 p.m. and Sunday October 18, 12:30 p.m.

Liaoning Ballet of China

China’s only northern ballet presents “Spartacus,” a ballet by Aram Khachaturian that follows the exploits of the leader of the slave uprising against the Romans known as the Third Servile War.

Auditorio Telmex, Saturday, October 17, 8:30 p.m.

GR recommends:Diego Urcola Quintet  

The Diego Urcola Quintet  will feature in the next concert in the excellent Jazz at Lincoln Center series sponsored by the University of Guadalajara.  Born in Buenos Aires, Argentina, three‑time Grammy nominee Diego Urcola has been a member of the Paquito D’Rivera Quintet since 1991.  Additionally, the oft‑in‑demand trumpeter performs regularly with the legendary saxophonist Jimmy Heath, the Caribbean Jazz Project and the Dizzy Gillespie Alumni All‑Star Big Band.

Teatro Vivian Blumenthal (Tomas V. Gomez 125), Thursday, October 1, 9 p.m. 250 pesos.


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