FORMAL PROGRAM: Musicultura

Revel in the vibrant colors and infectious rhythms of Latin America’s unheard classics. Quinteto Latino bridges cultures, traversing our hemisphere to create a vital and virtuosic new perspective on the wind quintet. Traditions from Cuba, Venezuela, Argentina and Mexico meld in a celebration of Musicultura.


Wapango
pub. 1996
Paquito d’Rivera, Cuba
b. 1948

Fuga y Misterio
1967
Astor Piazzolla, Argentina
1921-1992

Danza de Mediodía
1996
Arturo Marquez, México
b. 1950

La Cumparsita
1916
Gerardo Matos Rodriguez, Uruguay
1897-1948

Libertango
pub. 1974
Astor Piazzolla, Argentina
1921-1992

Intermission

El Recreo, La Cumbia, Los Vikingos, y Otras Miniaturas, Op. 74
2013
Paul Desenne, Venezuela
b. 1959

Aires Tropicales

  1. Alborada
  2. Son
  3. Habanera
  4. Vals Venezolano (To Antonio Lauro)
  5. Dizzyness (To Dizzy Gillespie)
  6. Contradanza (To Ernesto Lecuona)
  7. Afro

pub. 1994
Paquito d’Rivera, Cuba
b. 1948

Son de la Bruja, traditional Mexican
arr. 2007
José Luis Hurtado, México
b. 1975

For more detailed information, please click HERE to download program notes.