MUSICA DE CAMARA feat. A Latin American Ensemble
Friday, March 4, 2016
1230 FIFTH AVENUE
NEW YORK, , NY 10029
Join us for an enchanting evening with distinguished artists – Dominican mezzo-soprano Anna Tonna; native New Yorker, guitarist Oren Fader; and Brazilian pianist Samuel Kardos, as they present a concert for voice and guitar with music by composers from North and South America. The concert will include Roberto Sierra’s works for solo guitar and his song cycle Julia, which was inspired by the poetry of Julia de Burgos.
ABOUT MUSICA DE CAMARA
Founded by soprano Eva de La O, Musica de Camara concerts have presented Puerto Rican, and Hispanic classical musicians; instrumentalists, singers and composers in concert since its inception. The several hundred classical music concerts have also included non-Hispanic artists in events at Alice Tully Hall, Lincoln Center, Weill Hall, Carnegie Hall, Merkin Concert Hall, St. Patrick’s Cathedral, Kaufman Cultural Center, the Lehman Center for the Performing Arts, the Hostos Center for the Arts, Pregones Theater and the Grace Rainey Rogers Auditorium at the Metropolitan Museum of Art. The Musica de Camara concerts and lectures also travel to learning institutions, community centers, churches and museums bringing classical music to those who have little or no access to traditional concert venues.
Musica de Camara is supported in part by the New York City Department of Cultural Affairs; Council Speaker Melissa Mark-Viverito; Council Member Annabel Palma; former Council Speaker Christine Quinn; the New York City Council; the New York State Council for the Arts; State Assemblyman Robert J. Rodriguez; the New York State Senate and Assembly; Mario Paredes- The American Bible Society; Bronx Lebanon Hospital Center; Con Edison; Edelstroh Corporation; Edison ballroom; El Museo del Barrio – Dr. Jorge Daniel Veneciano, Director; 47th Street Management Co.; Hotel Casablanca; Outsource Consultants; Patane Press; Linda Talbert-Stams LLC; Taino Towers; Bloomberg Philanthropies and the Delmar Foundation.