Subjected to the infernal production rate of the factory, a model worker suddenly has a nervous breakdown and goes mad. From hospital, to prison, to unemployment, the Little Tramp gets caught up in the sprockets and cogs of modern industrialization. That is, until he comes across a beautiful orphaned gamine, whom he helps escape from the police. How to break free from the constraints of modern life? Chaplin provides a critical look at productivity in the early 20th century… and well beyond
The principal conductor of the Vallès Symphony Orchestra between 2009 and 2016, he directed Galicia’s Young Symphony Orchestra for about a decade, a job that he combined with his position as violinist in the latter ensemble. He started conducting under the supervision of James Ross and graduated from the University of Maryland before studying at the Stockholm Conservatory, where he benefited from the expertise of Jorma Panula. He has collaborated with numerous Spanish orchestras and is the founder of the Kreomusica project.
Friday 25: Miguel Delibes Auditorium, 7 pm