Figueres, 17-11-2019 An invitation to herald in the Empordà Chamber Orchestra’s new concert season and celebrate its 30th anniversary at the Jardí Municipal Theatre in a programme that includes Mozart’s famous Piano Concerto No. 21 in C Major.
Clara Schumann Trio
El Vendrell, 22-10-2019 A concert to commemorate the 46th anniversary of Casals in collaboration with visual artist Pau Casanovas. Recital including works by composers Schumann, Boulanger and Bonis and Baldrís’ Groc, Vermell, Blau, Homenatge a Kandinsky.
Orani (Italia), 14-9-2019 ‘Melodies from Vienna to Buenos Aires,’ with Diego Miguel-Urzanqui (violin) at the Nivola Museum dedicated to Sardinia’s great contemporary artist. A journey from the Viennese dances of Schubert and Kreisler to new horizons across the sea.
Festival Plage Musicale
Belle-Île-en-Mer, from 16 to 27-7-2018 Guest artist at the XIII Festival and International Academy of Music Plage Musicale en Bangor. Performance of several musical pieces and a recital in Salle Arletty of Le Palais, dedicated to the work of Spanish, Georgian and Romanian composers, accompanied by the pianists Nino Kupreishvilli and Lavinia Dragos.
Barcelona, 5-10-2018 Recital of Rapsodia Sinfónica Op. 66, a piece by the great Sevillian composer, Turina, with the Empordà Chamber Orchestra led by its new principal conductor, Diego Miguel-Urzanqui, in the Oriol Martorell hall at Barcelona’s Auditori.
Music for the 17 Goals
Madrid, 13-6-2019 How can music contribute to achieving the UN Sustainable Development Goals? Educational conference-concert in collaboration with SDSN affiliate, Dragones del Lavapiés and supported by the High Commission for the 2030 Agenda, Madrid City Council and the Donosti Cup.
Franz & Felix
Barcelona, 30-5-2018 Concert of the NEROLI TRIO (Yana Tsanova on violin, Guillaume Terrail on violoncello and Pilar Guarné on piano) in the Sta. M. Reina Church. During the concert program, two pivotal works of string and piano literature: Schubert’s Arpeggione and Mendelssohn’s Piano Trio No. 1 in D minor.
Chopin & Granados
Albacete, 14-5-2018 Pilar Guarné performs the musical proposal “Chopin & Granados, connected souls”, a pianistic journey that explores the strong connection between the two composers, at the XVII Festival Internacional de Piano de Albacete, organized by the Sociedad de Conciertos de Albacete.
Barcelona, 14-10-2017 With the soprano Sílvia Sabater, performance of the collected works of Debussy, Fauré and Toldrà, among other composers, interwove with Mompou’s Charmes Cycle. Performance of the closing concert of the women and mysticism symposium, played at the Auditori Castanyer of the CESFN.
Granados. 150th anniversary
Cervera (Lleida), 7-10-2017 During the commemorative events for the 150th anniversary of the birth of Enric Granados, presentation of the proposition “Chopin & Granados, connected souls”, at the Auditori Municipal de Cervera.
Song & Dance in Classical Music
Switzerland, from 27 to 30-4-2017 Selection of the collective works of Soler, Scarlatti, Bach, Schumann, Falla and Ponce, inspired by popular songs and dances. A tour through different eras, cultures and locations, performed in different towns of the Canton of Vaud.
Sant Andreu de la Barca (Barcelone), 28-10-2016 Why does Bach's music balance us? Can Grieg's colours awake our imagination? How do Beethoven's harmonies transcend time and space? A Didactic concert addressed to the children in the care of La Immaculada CRAE.
Suite Babech Project
La Roca del Vallés (Barcelone), 19-6-2016 The baroque style cultivated by Bach, the classic style transmitted by Beethoven and the romanticism crystallized in Chopin. A concert by Pilar Guarné performed in the penitentiary center of Quatre Camins to rediscover the work of three of the most exceptional composers of all time.
Bucarest, 5-6-2016 Participation as a jury member in the IX edition of the Tudor Dumitrescu International Piano Competition, organized by the Dinu Lipatti National College of Arts and the Cultural Association Harisme of Bucharest (Romania).
Mozart & Mozart
Bucarest, 9-3-2016 Performance of Concerto for two pianos in E-flat major, K. 365, by Mozart with the Camerata Regală orchestra, conducted by Pierre Vallet, and joined by the Romanian pianist Lavinia Dragos. Concert played at the Ateneul Român in Bucharest (Romania).
Swiss, 23-6-2015 and 8-12-2015 Selection from Isaac Albéniz's masterpiece, subtitled by the composer himself, such as “Doce Nuevas Impresiones en Cuatro Cuadernos”, in the Salle Paderewski of Lausanne and in the Forum Yehudi Menuhin of Berne.
Souvenir d'un lieu cher
Manacor (Mallorca), 23 and 24-10-2015 Concerts in the Fundación Aproscom and Novaedat de Manacor, with the violinist Yana Tsanova, including the Sonata in G major Op. 30 No. 3 from Beethoven and the cycle Souvenir d'un lieu cher, Op. 42 from Tchaikovsky, among other pieces from Bartók and Schubert.
Palamós (Girona), 1-8-2015 Poetic and musical recital, with the narrator Ignasi Tomàs, dedicated to pieces from Falla, Granados, Halffter and Mompou, united by the voice of Federico García Lorca. Words and music brought together to express the infinite power of love in all its forms.
Schumann & Brahms
Barcelona, 14-3-2015 Interpretation of the Fantasiestücke, Op. 73 from Robert Schumann and the Sonata No. 2 in F Major, Op. 99 from Johannes Brahms, with the cellist Iria Ayán, in Barcelona’s Reial Cercle Artístic.
Charity Concert 2014
Roses (Girona), 12-6-2014 In collaboration with Carmen Vilá, Isabel Vilá, Belen Cabanes, Pilar Guarné, Ilona Schneider, Lito Iglesias, Rusó Sala, Ignasi Tomàs and Feliu Gassull.
Zaragoza & Madrid
November 2013 The pianist Pilar Guarné gives a series of recitals for socially vulnerable people in the Juan Luis Vives care home in Madrid, the Hospital del Carmen, a neuropsychiatric hospital in Zaragoza and the Zuera prison, also in Zaragoza.
Lausanne, 24-6-2014 A Fondation Résonnance concert given in the Paderewski hall, in collaboration with Elizabeth Sombart, Lavinia Dragos, Jean-Claude Dénervaud and Pilar Guarné, among others, interpreting works from Mozart to Constantinescu.
Zaragoza, 9-11-2013 The journalist Adriana Oliveros interviews Pilar Guarné, the pianist from Monzón, Huesca, as part of her programme on Aragón TV dedicated to culture, "Por amor al arte" (for the love of art), broadcast from the Pablo Serrano museum in Zaragoza.
World Red Cross Day
Roses (Girona), 25-5-2013 Benefit concert in collaboration with the pianist Carmen Vilá, honorary Doctor of the University of Wisconsin and winner of the Haydn-Schubert competition in Vienna, interpreting four-hand works by Schubert and Brahms to commemorate World Red Cross Day.
Pompeu Fabra University
Barcelona, 6 and 7-6-2013 Pilar Guarné plays the Piano Concerto No. 13 in C major, K. 415 by Mozart, and the Andante spianato et Grande polonaise brillante, Op.22 by Chopin with the Pompeu Fabra University Orchestra, conducted by Diego Miguel-Urzanqui.
20-9-2013 Interview with Pilar Guarné on the radio show Dacope. This programme is hosted by the journalist Maria Basarte and the musician Sergio Guarné, and is dedicated to classical music.
L'Art à l'Hôpital
Paris, Neuilly and Levallois-Perret, december 2012 In collaboration with the Parisian organisation L'Art à l'Hôpital, Pilar Guarné gives a series of concerts at the Fondation Greffulhe in Levallois-Perret, the Galignani retirement home in Neuilly and the Petites Soeurs des Pauvres retirement home in Paris.
From Mozart to Mompou
Barcelona, 28-10-2012 A benefit concert at the Centro Aragonés in Barcelona for Fondation Résonnance (Spain), an institution whose primary goal is to "provide classical music for free where there is usually none", giving concerts in homes for the elderly, hospitals, foster care homes, specialist centres and prisons.
Badalona, 18-10-12 A didactic concert and workshop, addressed to the children in the care of the Neurorehabilitation Hospital Institut Guttmann, including works from Debussy, Mozart and Schubert, among others composers.
Recital of Spanish Music
Beirut, 2-2-2011 Pilar Guarné was invited to give a recital of Spanish music by the Collège Notre-Dame de Jamhour in Beyrouth (Lebanon). The event was attended by the Spanish Ambassador to Lebanon.
Violín & Piano
Barbastro (Huesca), 17-6-2012 The Bulgarian violinist Yana Tsanova and Pilar Guarné present a programme for violin and piano at the Barbastro Conference Centre, including works from the composers Beethoven, Brahms and Dvořák.
Fundación Juan March
Madrid, 24-1-2011 Pilar Guarné, together with the cellist Marina Comas, perform Schulz's hourglass by the English composer Owen Leech for the first time in Spain as part of a concert at the Juan March foundation in Madrid, as well as works by Schubert, Schumann, Dvořák and Hindemith.
December 2010 Recording of Pilar Guarné with the trumpet player Sergio Guarné playing works for trumpet and piano by the composers Artur Honegger and Eric Ewazen and works for piano by Enric Granados, on a CD compiling interpretations by musicians from Huesca (Spain).
Vatican City, november 2010 Pilar Guarné plays music by the composer Isaac Albéniz in the Domus Sanctae Marthae at the Vatican for the annual concert organised by the Fondazione Roma, attended by its president, professor and lawyer Emmanuele Francesco Maria Emanuele.