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Violin & Piano Recital in Dallas: Rigo Murillo and Barbara Woodring

Sunday, November 8, 2:00 pm


Preston Hollow United Methodist Church
6315 Walnut Hill Lane
Dallas, TX 75230

 Music by Bach, Tartini, Telemann, Faure, Brahms, Stravinsky, Kreisler, Williams, Skoryk, and Monti, among others.

Rigo Murillo, Violin
Barbara Woodring, Violin & Piano

This recital is for you!

I want to invite all of you to our violin/piano recital on Sunday, November 8, @ 2:00 PM. Join talented pianist/violinist Barbara Woodring and I for an afternoon of lively music. The program contains all-time favorite pieces for violin and piano, including music for film. I think you guys will enjoy the music and I will be happy to see you there!

Thanks so much to all who attended our recital! We enjoyed sharing our music with all of you.
Here are full-length highlights from the recital’s recording:

Rigo’s Violin Repertoire

Repertoire Performed by Rigo Murillo

Recital-Poster-RigoRigo performs a variety of styles and pieces for different occasions. He is available for guest soloist appearences, recitals, special celebrations, weddings, anniversaries, and corporate parties.

To see a partial repertoire list of pieces in his repertoire, click the the music category links below. Some titles contain mp3/wma audio or video music samples for download.

These lists are only partial. If you would like to inquire of a specific piece for your event, please contact Rigo.

Wedding Music
Other Genres

Classical Repertoire (listen to audio samples)

Johann Sebastian Bach
(1685 – 1750)

Concerto for 2 Violins & Orchestra in d minor, BWV 1043
Concerto for Violin & Orchestra No. 1 in a minor, BWV 1041
Concerto for Violin & Orchestra No. 2 in E major, BWV 1042

Ludwig van Beethoven
(1770 – 1827)

Sonata No. 5 for Violin and Piano op. 24 “Spring”
Romance for Violin and orchestra No. 2 in F Major -MP3-

Johannes Brahms
(1833 – 1897)

Sonata for Violin and Piano in G major
Hungarian Dance No. 5

Max Bruch
(1838 – 1920)

Concerto for Violin & Orchestra No. 1 in g minor, op. 26

Fritz Kreisler
(1875 – 1962)

Tempo di Minuetto
Praeludium and Allegro
Schon Rosmarin

Felix Mendelssohn Bartholdy
(1809 – 1847)

Concerto for Violin & Orchestra in e minor, op. 64

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
(1756 – 1791)

Concerto for Violin & Orchestra No. 3 in G major, K 216
Concerto for Violin & Orchestra No. 5 in A major, K 219 “Turkish”
Sinfonia concertante in E flat major, K 364 (K 320d)

Camille Saint-Saëns
(1835 – 1921)

Concerto for Violin & Orchestra No. 3 in b minor, op. 61
Introduction & Rondo capriccioso, op. 28

Pablo de Sarasate
(1844 – 1908)

Romanza Andaluza, op. 22 No. 1

Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
(1840 – 1893)

Concerto for Violin & Orchestra in D major, op. 35
Melodie in E flat Major -MP3-

Antonio Vivaldi
(1678 – 1741)

Concerto for 2 Violins & Orchestra in a minor, op. 3/8
Concerto for Violin & Orchestra in g minor, op. 12, No. 1 / RV 317

Concerto grosso for 2 Violins & Orchestra in D major, op. 3/11
The Four Seasons, RV 199

Henryk Wieniawski
(1835 – 1880)

Concerto for Violin & Orchestra No. 2 in d minor

Wedding Music

Air on the G String-Bach
Ave Maria-Bach
Ave Maria-Schubert
Bridal Chorus-Wagner
Dreams Of Vienna Waltz-Strauss
Eine Kleine Nacht Musik-Mozart
Four Seasons-Vivaldi
Hungarian Dance #5-Brahams
Jesu, Joy Of Man’s Desire-Bach – download sheet music –
Ode To Joy-Beethoven
Panis Angelicus-Franck
Sheep may Safely Graze-Bach
Sheep May Safety Graze-Bach
Song Of India-Rimsky/Korsakov
Trumpet Voluntary- Clark
Water Music-Handel
Wedding March-Mendelsohnn

Jewish/Israeli Music (listen to audio samples)

Bashana Haba
Der Rebe Elimelech
Erev Shel Shoshanim
Havah Nagila
Hevenu Shalom
Jerusalem of Gold
Ma oz Tsur
Oifin Pripitchok
Ose Shalom
Siman Tov
Un Az Der Rebe Zingt


Amazing Grace
Are You Washed In the Blood?
At the Cross
Because He Lives
Blessed Assurance *video* *wma*
Great Is Thy Faithfulness
He Look Beyond My Fault
He Touched Me
His Eye Is on the Sparrow
His Name is Wonderful
How Great Thou Art
I’ll Fly Away
Isn’t He Wonderful?
I’ve Got Joy Like a River
Jesus Paid It All
Jesus, Keep Me Near the Cross
Just a Closer Walk with Thee
My Tribute
The Lily of the Valley
The Old Rugged Cross
There Is Power In the Blood
This Is the Day
This World Is Not My Home
‘Tis So Sweet to Trust in Jesus
We Shall Behold Him
When the Roll Is Called Up Yonder
When We All Get to Heaven

Other Genres

Broadway Musicals
Movie Themes

Rigo Murillo’s Bio

As a true exponent of the Russian violinistic tradition, violinist Rigo Murillo has earned the warm respect from his listeners and colleagues through his signature vivid and multicolored tone, clear yet spontaneous eloquence, and well-defined expression.

Rigo Murillo is able to capture his audience’s imagination with an inspiring tone and a driving musical conviction. His exhilarating musical expression is able to engage even the youngest audiences. Rigo Murillo offers the most exquisite sounds to the avid listener.

Rigo has shared the stage with world-acclaimed artists such as Itzhak Perlman, Yo-Yo Ma, Jean Pierre Rampal, Doc Severinsen, and Ray Charles, among others.

In addition, he has performed in master classes with renowned artists such as Mayumi Fujikawa, Gregory Feigin, and Alexandre Brussilovsky, and played as a member of the Pensacola Symphony, Meridian Symphony, Mississippi Opera Orchestra, as well as concertmaster of the USM Symphony and the Mesquite Symphony.

Rigo is producer of a compilation of instrumental songs performed on violin, titled “My Heart’s Music,” is featured on several recordings of Jewish liturgical and folk music, and has appeared as a guest soloist with the Ollin Yoliztli Chamber Orchestra.

He is the founder of the Suzuki strings program in the Greenville (TX) public schools, and teaches private and group violin lessons in the Northeast Dallas area while keeping an active performing schedule in the North Texas region.

Violinist Rigo Murillo in Dallas, TXRigo has received honor degrees in violin performance and music education from The University of Southern Mississippi, where he was also granted the McGraw Violin Chair Award. He holds an Artist Diploma in violin performance from the Ollin Yoliztli Institute in Mexico City, where he studied with Sergei Gorbenko, the former concertmaster of the USSR Radio and TV Orchestra.

He is a registered Suzuki teacher and active member of the Suzuki Association of the Americas and has served as Vice-President of the North Texas Suzuki Association, having studied Suzuki pedagogy with Michelle George, Joanne Melvin, Pat D’Ercole, and Paul Landefeld.

Violinist Rigo Murillo TeachingAdditionally, he has been a faculty member at The University of Southern Mississippi Suzuki School, Bass Memorial Academy, Violinspire Suzuki Workshop in Hattiesburg, MS, and the American Honor Orchestra Festival.

Rigo Murillo’s musical leadership has taken him to excel as music director of the USM Civic Orchestra, director of operations of the USM Symphony Orchestra, and music director at Mount Sinai Congregation in Mexico City.