Don Quixote of the Mancha
Suite for two guitars by and with Erich A. Radke and Gerhard Koch-Darkow.
11/1/19 | 3:00 PM – 4:00 PM time
Erich A. Radke, Gerhard Koch-Darkow.
The guitar compositions illustrate with surprising musical means and extraordinary timbres what the poet Miguel Cervantes (1547-1616) has literarily portrayed: The long journey of the tragicomic knight Don Quichote and his squire Sancho Panza, which - after many adventures - finally culminates in the confrontation with the windmills, a hopeless campaign against an unchangeable state.
The pieces, performed with a high playing culture, bring the images of this journey to life.
The compositions have been published by the publishing house: