Lunchtime Concert - Saudades Do Brasil
Elizabeth Layton violin
Mike Bevan guitar
Oliver Fartach-Naini guitar
Stephen Whittington piano
Writer A.F.G. Bell describes the emotion of saudade as “…not an active discontent or poignant sadness, but an indolent dreaming wistfulness.” Listen to saudade turned into musical form with works by Ernesto Nazareth, Darius Milhaud, Stephen Whittington and Heitor Villa-Lobos.