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Recital: Brazilian pianist Clélia Iruzun

June 07, 2017

Brazilian concert pianist Clélia Iruzun has her Americas Society debut with music from the Americas and Europe, including solo works by Villa-Lobos, Lecuona, Chopin, Mignon, and Gottschalk.  ... Read More

Curator's Perspective: Emiliano Valdés

April 12, 2017

Join the Chief Curator of the Medellín Museum of Modern Art (MAMM), Emiliano Valdés, in a talk about the MAMM's changes and the role of museums in transforming societies as part of the ICI's Curator's Perspective series. ... Read More

Pablo Ortiz: Maizal del Gregoriano

June 01, 2017

Argentine composer Pablo Ortiz, on faculty at University of California, Davis, last collaborated with Music of the Americas on this U.S. premiere of his chamber opera Gallos y huesos. Meridionalis performs several of his recent choral works, led by Sebastián Zubieta. ... Read More

Yarn/Wire: New Music from Colombia

May 26, 2017

Two-piano, two-percussion quartet Yarn/Wire has their Americas Society debut in a program focusing on living composers from Colombia, including Ricardo Gallo (New York) and Carolina Noguera (London). ... Read More

Maithuna: Mario Lavista & Octavio Paz

May 22, 2017

In collaboration with the Centro de Experimentación del Teatro Colón, Music of the Americas presents the U.S. premiere of a new work by Mexican composer Mario Lavista, entitled "Maithuna," after the eponymous poem of late great Mexican poet Octavio Paz. ... Read More

Film: Redes

May 04, 2017

A singular coming together of talents, Redes, commissioned by a progressive Mexican government, was cowritten and gorgeously shot by the legendary photographer Paul Strand, with a recently recorded score by iconic Mexican composer Silvestre Revueltas. ... Read More