Tribute concert to Antón García Abril for his 85th birthday

The veteran Spanish composer Antón García Abril, creator of the music of almost 200 Spanish films and TV series, including some as well-known as Los santos inocentes (1984), Monsignor Quixote (1987), Fortunata y Jacinta (TV, 1980), Anillos de Oro (TV, 1983), La ciudad no es para mí (1966), Sor Citroën (1967), Los camioneros (TV, 1973) or El Hombre y la Tierra (TV, 1974), will receive a deserved tribute on Friday, April 27th, 2018 at 7:30 pm, on the occasion of his 85th birthday in May.


The tribute will consist of a thematic concert at the Auditorium Theater of San Lorenzo de El Escorial (Madrid, Spain), with its most recent concert works performed by the Orquesta y Coro RTVE conducted by Miguel Ángel Gómez-Martínez.


The program will be the following:

  • Variations on the 7 Popular Songs of Manuel de Falla (with Pablo Ferrández playing the cello)
  • Divine Words (for soprano soloist, choir, and orchestra with the participation of the soprano Ainhoa Arteta and the Coro de la ORCAM)


Tickets, with a single price of 20 €, can be purchased at the following link: