Gaëlle Solal – 2011 GFA Recital

This is the complete collection of videos from Gaëlle’s phenomenal concert at the 2011 GFA Convention.

The programming was very interesting with two contrasting halves: Sol and Açaï. With moments ranging from dramatic intensity to absolute exuberance, Gaëlle performed with incredible energy and presence. The concert began in complete darkness and as the pieces progressed the lights came into focus. The last two videos were the two encores she gave in response to the well-deserved standing ovations.

July 1, 2011 – Legacy Hall
Columbus State University
2011 Guitar Foundation of America


20 Avril-Planh from Si le jour paraît…
composed by Maurice Ohana (1913-1992)



composed by Issac Albéniz (1860-1909)



composed by Maurice Ohana (1914-1992)



Torre Bermeja
composed by Issac Albéniz (1860-1909)



Drama Köprüsü
Traditional Turkish Theme
arranged by Kevin Seddiki (b. 1981)



composed by Egberto Gismonti (b. 1947)



composed by Ernesto Nazareth (1863-1934)
arranged by Gaëlle Solal



Agua e vinho
composed by Egberto Gismonti (b. 1947)
arranged by Gaëlle Solal



Num pagode em Planaltina (Gathering in Planaltina)
composed by Marco Pereira (b. 1950)



Lamento de Morro
composed by Garoto (1915-1955)
arranged by Gaëlle Solal


Scottish Madrilene
composed by Emilio Pujol (1886-1980)



composed by Jose Ma Gallardo del Rey

2 Comments on “Gaëlle Solal – 2011 GFA Recital”

  1. Michel Herbreteau says:

    Bravo pour ces très belle interprétations ! Un vrai plaisir quand le jeu vient du cœur. Je me régale et ces musiques me détendent vraiment. Merci de nous faire partager ces instants .

  2. M.Erdal says:

    It was perfect with a single word. Thank you Gaëlle Solal for you beautiful heart…
    Dr. Erdal

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