West Becomes East: Musical Sojourns in El Nuevo Mundo

Mar 31 2012 - 8:00pm
Mar 31 2012 - 10:00pm

Location(s)

Presbyterian Church of Chestnut Hill
8855 Germantown Avenue
Philadelphia, PA, 19118
United States
See map: Google Maps
Performers and/or Faculty: 
Piffaro, The Renaissance Band, The Rose Ensemble, Nell Snaidas, soprano, Danny Mallon, percussion

Music from Mexico, Guatemala, Bolivia and Peru feature in Piffaro's program, illustrating the rich cultural mix of old and new worlds. With the voices of The Rose Ensemble, the charismatic soprano Nell Snaidas, and the full panoply of Piffaro's wind and plucked string instruments along with Danny Mallon's inventive percussion, this program will feature music by Gaspar Fernandes, Juan Gutiérez de Padilla, Francisco Lopez Capillas, and numerous unknown composers born and working in the New World.

Join the artists after the concert for a reception sponsored by Verdad, a Latin-inspired restaurant on the Main Line.

Presented By: 
Piffaro, The Renaissance Band
Phone: 
215-235-8469
Pricing
Cost: 
$25 - $40 ($15 for students)
Discount to EMA Members: 
yes
Description of Discounts: 
20% for EMA members
Contact Person: 
Charlene Nolten
Contact Address: 
2238 Fairmount Ave
Contact City: 
Philadelphia
Contact State/Province: 
PA
Contact Zip/Postal Code: 
19130
Contact Country: 
USA
Contact Phone Number: 
215-235-8469
Contact Fax: 
215-235-8469
Contact Email: 
info@piffaro.com