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Estrella Brilliante

Christopher Clowdus, Artistic Director
Geoffrey Kiorpes, Principal Accompanist

With Special Guests
The Alturas Duo
Scott Hill, Guitar
Carlos Boltes, Violin and Charango

A festive holiday concert featuring the music and rhythms of Latino, Ladino and Spanish traditions. The program also includes a tribute to the distinguished composer Norman Dello Joio (1913-2008) and the world premiere of a work written for the chorus by composer Raimundo Penaforte.

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Playlist

1
Salmo 150
Ernani Aguiar

Suite Atacama
with The Alturas Duo

2
Preludio
Horacio Salinas

3
Rosita de Pica
Héctor Soto

4
Espejismo
Alberto Cumplido

5 – 9
Misa Criolla
Ariel Ramirez
Mark Donato, Tenor

10. Riu, Riu, Chiu
arr. Jonathan Babcock
Tom Vaughn, Tenor

11
A la Nanita Nana 
arr. Norman Luboff

12
Estudio para Charango
Mauro Nuñez

13
Mi Raza
Bolivian Traditional
with The Alturas Duo

14
A La Una Yo Nasi
Michael Issacson

15
Hallelujah (World Premiere)
Raimundo Penaforte

16
A Memory
Norman Dello Joio

17 – 20
Christmas Music for piano, four hands arranged by Norman Dello Joio

  • O, Come All Ye Faithful
  • Silent Night
  • Bright Star
  • Hark the Herald Angels Sing

Geoffrey Kiorpes and Geoffrey Duce, Pianists

21
Oh, Brillante Estrella!
David Frank Long
Brent Capron, Bass
Jeremy Ritz, Tenor

22
Tres Estrellitas.
Edgar Colón-Hernandez