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DIA de los MUERTOS/DAY of the DEAD
Saturday, November. 1, 2014, 8pm - Rio Theatre, Santa Cruz
Consider saving $ and purchasing Season Tickets for this, two more performances & our annual Avant Grande Party!


NMW Ensemble, Philip Collins, Director

Guest Artist: The Cabrillo Latin Music Ensemble, Michael Strunk, Director

A musical celebration honoring souls of the departed.  Music by living and late composers – Gabriella Ortiz, Peter Garland, Peter Sculthorpe, Henry Cowell, Philip Collins, and others -- is interwoven with traditional songs, dances and rituals from Mexico and Colombia.


Gabriella Ortiz, Altar de Muertos
, masked string quartet, water drum and rattles

Peter Garland, The Three Strange Angels (1972-73)

Peter Sculthorpe, Requiem for solo Cello, Lux Eternae
 7:40


Henry Cowell, Banshee
, solo piano


 

- and more to be announced!