Monday, November 17, 2008
Orfeón San Juan Bautista 2008 New York City Concert Tour
One of Puerto Rico’s premier a cappella chamber choral ensembles
Daniel A. Tapia-Santiago • Guarionex Morales-Matos
The repertoire will include beautiful music by Victoria, Monteverdi, Gasparini, Pearsall, Bruckner and Mendelssohn, as well as vibrant popular music selections, featuring the world premieres of works by two generations of distinguished contemporary Puerto Rican composers:
Ernesto Cordero’s (b. 1946) Milonga sin palabras
Francis Rodríguez’s (b. 1982) El canto de la lluvia.
Wednesday, November 19
The Church of the Blessed Sacrament
152 West 71st Street
between Broadway and Columbus Avenue, Manhattan
Tel. (212) 877-3111
Thursday, November 20
The Spence School
22 East 91st Street, Manhattan
(212) 289-5940 ext. 266
Friday, November 21
Cathedral of Saint Patrick
Fifth Avenue between 50th and 51st Streets
New York City
Admission for all concerts is free and open to the general public.
Sponsored by the Institute of Puerto Rican Culture and its Support for the Arts Program, and the National Endowment for the Arts.