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Xavier Jara
(Arlington, MN)

from MacPhail Center for Music, performing Sonata Romantica mvt.4 (Hommage a Franz Schubert) composed/arranged by Manuel Ponce.

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Artistic Statement

Lately I've had a heavy interest in romantic period piano music, and this piece is an hommage to Schubert. In my opinion, it's one of the best works ever written for guitar! The massive climax section is something rarely done on the instrument.

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