Festivals & Series

Judicaël Perroy, guitar

Segovia Classical Guitar Series

Saturday, May 11, 2019 at 7:30pm

Galvin Recital Hall

“Incandescent… intense, driven and jaw-droppingly brilliant” –San Antonio Express News

Since capturing first prize at the 15th Guitar Foundation of America International Competition, Judicaël Perroy has garnered worldwide acclaim as an extraordinary virtuoso guitarist. He is the winner of five Diapason d’Or awards and top prizes at the Ile-de-France, René Bartoli, and Bourg-Madame competitions. Highly sought after as a teacher, Perroy has coached students who went on to win regional, national, and international competitions including the Guitar Foundation of America.

J. S. Bach, Prelude and Fugue from Suite in C Minor, BWV 997
Fernando SorFantaisie élégiaque à la mort de Madame Beslay, née Levasseur, Op. 59
J. K. MertzFantaisie hongroise, Op. 65, No. 1
Heitor Villa-LobosMazurka-Choro and Valsa-Choro from Suite populaire brésilienne
Antonio Jose, Guitar Sonata
Alexander Scriabin (trans. Antoine Fougeray), Prelude for the left hand, Op. 9
Alexander Scriabin (trans. Antoine Fougeray), Prelude, Op. 11, No. 15
Sergei Rachmaninoff (trans. Antoine Fougeray), Prelude, Op. 23, No. 5

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Mary B. Galvin Recital Hall


70 Arts Circle Drive
Evanston, IL 60208
United States

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Located in the Ryan Center for the Musical Arts, this 400-seat hall features a 40-foot glass wall offering views of Lake Michigan and the Chicago skyline. Undulating walls of Forest Stewardship Council–certified wood, covered with a thin layer of African moabi wood, provide optimal acoustics, and the hall is equipped with state-of-the-art sound and video equipment for recording.