September 11th Remembered by Latino Composers

September 9, 2017, 7:00 pm

It has been said that the 20th century did not start until 1914 with World War I. The 21st century started on September 11th of 2001. Fiesta will feature Latin American works that reflect on this day that changed our perception of the world in which we live.

Music

New York Gotán
Réquiem a la Ciudad de New York, by Raúl Jaurena
Orquesta Filarmónica de Montevideo, Raúl Jaurena (bandoneon), Federico García Vigil (conductor)

Octeto for Winds, by Roberto Sierra
Eastman Wind Ensemble

Flag From Ashes, by Elbio Barilari
Peter Whorf (narrator), Amy Conn (soprano), Kalyan Pathak (tabla), Dan Godston (trumpet), Andy Cohn (piano), Andrew Royal (violin), Eric Leonardson (springboard), Elbio Barilari (bandoneon, electric guitar, voice, conductor)

Pero están, by Graciela Paraskevaídis
Ensemble SurPlus