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NEW ALBUM FROM BROOKLYN RIDER & MAGOS HERRERA 

Very happy to announce a new collaborative project between Brooklyn Rider and Magos Herrera. "Dreamers" celebrating the power of beauty as a political act and explores the dreams of Violeta Parra, Caetano Veloso, Federico Garcia Lorca, Gilberto Gil, Joao Gilberto, Octavio Paz and others. The album includes gems of the Ibero-American Songbook, set in beautiful new arrangements by Jaques Morelenbaum, Gonzalo Grau, Diego Schissi, Guillermo Klein and Brooklyn Rider’s Colin Jacobsen.
 

PRI's The World did a segment on this project over Thanksgiving weekend: https://www.pri.org/file/2018-11-22/magos-herrera-sings-dreamers 

Here's NPR's coverage of the project: https://www.npr.org/sections/deceptivecadence/2018/09/28/646792959/erasing-genres-en-espa-ol-a-smoky-voiced-jazz-singer-meets-classical-strings

Upcoming Performances

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Feb15

Johnny Gandelsman

Cook Recital Hall, Music Building

Grammy-award winning violinist Johnny Gandelsman will present an evening of solo violin music, juxtaposing the work of JS Bach with works by Igor Stravinsky and Caroline Shaw. The evening will also include a world premiere of a newly commissioned work by Akshaya AT Tucker.