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COPLAND IN MEXICO

Classical Concert #5

February 17-18, 2017
Plaza Theatre, 7:30pm

Join us for an unforgettable exploration of Mexican folk culture with the music of Aaron Copland and Silvestre Revueltas. It's a multi-media experience featuring the Mexican film Redes accompanied by EPSO.

BOHUSLAV RATTAY, Conductor
LORENZO CANDELARIA, Host
CARLOS DE LA GARZA GARCÍA, Actor
Written and produced by JOSEPH HOROWITZ
Visual track by PETER BOGDANOFF

Copland - Hoe-down from Rodeo
Copland - Saturday Night Waltz from Rodeo
Copland - El Salon Mexico
Revueltas - Sensemaya
Revueltas - Redes (1935) A film with cinematography by Paul Strand and
music by Silvestre Revueltas performed by the El Paso Symphony Orchestra.

PRE-CONCERT PROGRAM “Opening Notes,” 6:30pm Philanthropy Theatre with Revueltas String Quartet No. 2 performed by UTEP String Quartet. Host and commentary by UTEP’s Associate Provost and Professor of Music Dr. Lorenzo Candelaria and Roberto Kolb, Mexico’s leading Revueltas Scholar.

POST-CONCERT DISCUSSION with Joseph Horowitz, Lorenzo Candelaria, Roberto Kolb, Bohuslav Rattay, Brian Yothers, and Sam Brunk.

"Copland In Mexico" is supported by the National Endowment for the Humanities.

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El Paso Museums & Cultural Affairs Department

Programs and artists are subject to change without notice. The El Paso Symphony is made possible with the support of the City of El Paso Museums and Cultural Affairs Department and the Texas Commission on the Arts.