The concerts on March 19th, 20th and 21st performed by the Raanana Symphonette Orchestra under conductor Omer M. Wellber, with violinist Nital Zori were received with a resounding ovation from the public which completely filled the hall. The rest of the program included works by Mozart and Tres viejos aires de danza and Soleriana by Joaquín Rodrigo. Among the outstanding figures attending were the Spanish Ambassador to Israel, Álvaro Iranzo, as well as Cecilia Rodrigo and Agustín León Ara, invited as special guests for the occasion.
|The Raanana Symphonette Orchestra||From left to right: Orit Fogel-Shafran, Samuel Lewis, Cecilia Rodrigo, Agustín León Ara and ambassador Álvador Iranzo||Omer M. Wellber, conductor, during the concert|
|Nitai Zori, violinist, and Omer M. Wellber, conductor, after the violin concerto performance||Orit Fogel-Shafran, Álvaro Iranzo and Omer M. Wellber with Cecilia Rodrigo after the concert|
On March 26th, a concert-conference 'Hand in hand with Joaquín Rodrigo', organized by the Cultural section of the Spanish Embassy in Brussels will take place with the participation of Cecilia Rodrigo.
Agustín León Ara (violin), Albert Attenelle (piano) and José María Gallardo del Rey (guitar) will perform Joaquín Rodrigo's works Zarabanda lejana, Set cançons valencianes, Sonatas de Castilla (con Toccata a modo de pregón), Pequeña sevillana, Fandango, En los trigales, Sonata Pimpante and Adagio from Concierto de Aranjuez.