EUROPE - USA TOUR
Only One Concert in Austin!
Nina McIntire (Russia/Germany) and Yolanda Sobrado (Spain): These two internationally renowned artists invite you on a fascinating journey through the musical world - gliding through rhythms, melodies and dance - an ethereal bouquet of sound, light and movement. Embraced with Spanish flair the “Ivory Fantasy & Flamenco Passion” show was first presented in Europe.
Yolanda Sobrado is one of the world’s best flamenco dancers. Born in Santander Spain, she studied dance at the prestigious Armengou Dance Center and the Royal Conservatory of Dramatic Art & Dance. She danced at the Ballet Nacional de España in Madrid, Ballet de Antonio Gades and she was a Star-Solo-Dancer at one of the most successful show productions in the world -’Riverdance’, Ireland. Today Yolanda continues her artistic career as a dancer and choreographer and conveying her experience at Master Classes. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xlV4M8Q3gLc
Nina McIntire completed her degree in Master of Fine Arts at the Tchaikovsky Conservatory in Moscow and at first had a career as a classical concert violinist performing around the world with Solo Concerts, Chamber Music and Symphony Orchestras. Recently, Nina has been very active on the international music scene as a composer and pianist, presenting her latest project “Ivory Fantasy” - a fascinating combination of classical music and her original modern style compositions blended with her vivid and colorful visuals. Emphasizing humanistic and environmental aspects, in her artistic mission Nina celebrates the beauty of the world and the wholeness of the diversity of the world's unique cultures. www.ivoryfantasy.com
The historic Scottish Rite Theater, built in 1871, is Austin’s first and oldest venue. The theater's marvelous reception area and elegant lobbies encourage socializing. With tea, pastries and wine tasting you can enjoy your time with friends and other concert visitors. After the concert you are welcome to share your impressions with the artists and get your CD signed. The door is open from 6:15 PM.
One of Nina and Yolanda’s creations can be seen in the music video: "Viva España! - Nina - Ivory Fantasy” https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zdVZPyG3Rss
Please note, seats are limited to 300. Reserve your tickets early.
Tickets at the door (cash only) and online:
Children under 12: free
The City of Austin’s Cultural Arts Division, the Musical Connections, the Russian Speakers' Society of Austin and the Scottish Rite Theater have all helped make this event possible. Please join us!