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Symphony Space's annual gift to New York, explores the breadth and depth of Latino cultures and features a stellar roster of artists and a number of commissioned works debuting their world premiere performances.  Included are:

Arturo O'Farrill's A Still Small Voice for his Afro-Latin Jazz Orchestra and LaGuardia High School Senior Chorus based on settings of Jewish, Gospel, and Afro-Cuban texts; a work for shakuhachi and string quartet [Colorado Quartet] from Carlos Sanchez-Gutierrez; Roberto Sierra's Cuarteto para cuerdas no. 2 [La Catrina Quartet]; Tania León's Cuarteto #2 [Harlem Quartet]; US debut of XPlau's remixes of Villa-Lobos's music; new works by Fernando Otero; and performances by Damocles Trio, Poulenc Trio, Quintet of the Americas, Binelli-Ferman Duo, Gabriel Alegria, and many others.

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Program:

- - 11:00am - -

DANCE!

Calpulli Danza Mexicana

Flamenco Viva Carlota Santana
Traditional flamenco including Sevillanas, Alegrias and Solea por Bulerias.

- - 11:45am - -

FROM PUERTO RICO TO PERÚ

Elliot & Aurora Flores: Mi Bandera
Junior Cepeda: Quimbara
Hector LaVoe: Aguanile
Aurora & Zon del Barrio

Roberto Sierra: Fanfarria, Aria y movimento perpetuo
Gabriela Lena Frank: Sueños de Chambi: Snapshots for an Andean Album
Airi Yoshioka, violin
John Novacek, piano

Grant Fisher: Coati
John Mark Doing: Moche
Laura Andrea Leguía: Esquina del Pansamiento
Aaron Prado: 4 de Marzo
Chilcano

- - 1:00pm - -

TANGO Argentina!

Ángel Villoldo, arr. Daniel Binelli: El Choclo
Ástor Piazzolla: Verano Porteño
Binelli-Ferman Duo

Ástor Piazzolla, arr. Saúl Cosentino and Juan Carlos Zunini: Oblivion
Polly Ferman, piano

Daniel Binelli: Corales de Hawaii (World Premiere)
Polly Ferman, piano; Quintet of the Americas

Daniel Binelli: New York Tango (World Premiere)
Binelli-Ferman Duo; Quintet of the Americas

Sebastián Piano: Caserón de Tejas
Ástor Piazzolla: Libertango
Quintet of the Americas

Carlos Gardel, lyrics by Alfredo LePera: Volver
Virgilio Exposito, lyrics by Homero Exposito: Naranjo en flor
Chris Vasquez, vocals; Quintet of the Americas

Ástor Piazzolla: Histoire du Tango
Osvaldo Golijov: Fish Tale
Tara Helen O'Connor, flute; David Leisner, guitar

Ástor Piazzolla: Chau Paris (NY Premiere)
Poulenc Trio

Ástor Piazzolla: Adios Nonino
Michelangelo ‘70
Revirado
Escualo

Elmira Darvarova, violin; Octavio Brunetti, piano

Fernando Otero: Sonata Morrison
Manifestación
Siderata
Globalización
De Ahora en Más

Otero Quintet

- - 3:30pm - -

The Mexican Spirit

Arturo Márquez: Danza del mediodía
Carlos Chávez: Upingos
Quintet of the Americas

Mario Lavista: Suite de Gargantúa
Quintet of the Americas; Colorado Quartet

Enrique Gonzalez-Medina: Suite Latina (NY Premiere)
Poulenc Trio

--Conversation with Carlos Sanchez-Gutierrez and Ricardo Zohn-Muldoon--

Carlos Sanchez-Gutierrez: Here, Again (World Premiere)
James Nyoraku Schlefer, shakuhachi; Colorado Quartet

Carlos Sanchez-Gutierrez: Five Memos
Ricardo Zohn-Muldoon: Páramo
Eastman BroadBand

- - 5:30pm - -

Brasil: Viva Villa-Lobos!

Heitor Villa-Lobos: Guitar Etudes
David Leisner, guitar

Heitor Villa-Lobos: Trio No. 1
Damocles Trio

Heitor Villa-Lobos Bachianas Brasileiras No. 4
Choros No. 5 (Alma Brasileira)
Bachianas Brasileiras No. 4
Sonia Rubinsky, piano

Heitor Villa-Lobos REMIX
XPLAU; Colorado Quartet; Sonia Rubinsky

- - 7:30pm - -

Something Old, Something New

Gutierre Fernández Hidalgo: Magnificat Octavi Toni
Anonymous: Pange lingua
Gutierre Fernández Hidalgo: In manus tuas
Anonymous: Psalm 147
Meridionalis

Roberto Sierra: Cuarteto para cuerdas No. 2 (World premiere)
La Catrina Quartet

- - 8:15pm - -

¡Sí Cuba!

Adam O'Farrill: Full Measure
O'Farrill Brothers Band

Enrique Fernandez: Experimento Tres
Horace Silver; arr. Enrique Fernandez: Señor Blues
Chano Pozo, Dizzy Gillespie; arr. Onel Mulet: Manteca
Onel Mulet, Roman Díaz: Biankomeko Jarro (Abakua)
Afro-Cuban Jazz Saxtet
Presented in collaboration with Habana/Harlem®

Tania León: Cuarteto #2 (World Premiere)
Harlem Quartet

Discussion with Tania León, Arturo O'Farrill, Onel Mulet, and Damian Fernandez

Pepe Vasquez, arr. Todd Bashore, words by Susana Baca: No Valentin
Corina Bartra, arr. Todd Bashore: Yambambo
Corina Bartra, vocals; Afro-Latin Jazz Orchestra

Traditional, arr. Cristina Pato: Muiñeiras
Cristina Pato, gaita (Galician bagpipe); Victor Prieto, accordion
Afro-Latin Jazz Orchestra

Pablo Mayor: Mercado en Domingo
Vijay Iyer: Mad Hatter
Arturo O'Farrill: A Still Small Voice (World Premiere)
Afro-Latin Jazz Orchestra; LaGuardia High School Senior Chorus

 

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