Latin American Colonial Music Treasures

November 12, 2016, 7:00 pm

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Florilegium Ensemble
Florilegium Ensemble (Photo: Amit Lennon)

Enjoy some of the many musical treasures found in the archives and cathedrals of Latin America. We will feature music from the 16th to 19th century that, in many cases, has not been heard for over two centuries.


Sonata Chiquitana, by Anonymous
Florilegium Ensemble

Sol-fa de Pedro, by Manuel de Sumaya
Chanticleer, Joseph Jennings (director)

Sonata in G minor for recorder and continuo, by Anonymous
Cappella Cervantina, Horacio Franco (flute and director)

Third Lamentation, by Esteban Salas
Ars Longa de La Habana and Camerata Vocale Sine Nomine, Teresa Paz (director)

Matinas de Quinta Feira Santa, by Jerônimo de Souza Queiróz
Conjunto Calíope and Orquestra Santa Tereza, Júlio Moretzsohn (director)

Sinfonia Funebre, by José Maurício Nunes Garcia
Orquestra Sinfônica Nacional Da Rádio M.E.C., Alceo Bocchino (conductor)

Two Fantasies, by José Maurício Nunes Garcia
Amaral Vieira (piano)