Christmas Concert 2007
20th and 21st December
The Christmas concert of Fundación Padre Arrupe was successfully carried
out in a full house in the Palacio de Congresos in Madrid.
We thank everybody, enterprises, institutions, media and official
organizations who contributed to the project of the Foundation in El Salvador.
HRH Infanta Margarita de Borbón, who has been president of the foundation for
the last ten years, honoured us with her presence.
To all those who were not able to attend the concert, we let them know
that Fundación Padre Arrupe Christmas Concert
is going to be rebroadcasted every 25th December by TVE2 and between
the 6th and 12th January of the following year by the TVE
Internacional Channel with coverage to all Central America and Miami.
In 2007 the concert was in charge of the RTVE orchestra conducted by its
official conductor Adrian Leaper, with the White Voices Choir of the “Orquesta
Sinfónica de Gran Canaria”, the soloist Yolanda Auyanet, the tenor José Luis
Sola, the baritone José Manuel Díez and the guitarist Pedro Mateo.
The musical program included
Cameos (1.- The City) Haydn Woods
2.- Judas Macabeus (Youngsters Choir) G.F.Händel
3.- Sleigh Ride - F. Delius
4.- Panis Angelicus – C. Franck
5.- Aranjuez Concert (2nd movement) J. Rodrigo
6.- Aria for Soprano from “ The Messiah” G.F. Händel
7.- Hallelujah from “The Messiah” G.F. Händel
8.- Tales from Vienna
Woods – J. Strauss II
9.- Fundación Padre Arrupe Hymn – G. García Segura
10.- Holy Night – J. Gruber
11.- Sleigh Ride – L. Anderson
12.- Sowing in Chritsmas Time – M. Alejandro
Halleluyah, Halleluyah (Uruguay)
Nur är det jul igen (Sweden)
Corramos, corramos (Venezuela
Dormi, Dormi (Italy)
Kling Glockchen (Germany)
Jingle Bells (USA)