||Three Christmas Motets
||El Tren para Belén
||New commission (World Premiere)*
|Additional works to be announced
Grant Gershon, conductor
48 singers, soloists, Andean instrumental ensemble
¡Feliz Nochebuena! ¡Feliz Navidad!
ABOUT THIS CONCERT
Come aboard Cristian Grases’ El Tren para Belén
(The Train to Bethlehem
), filled with Latin rhythms and spirit, to hear villancicos,
Christmas carols sung in the music traditions of the composers’ homelands of Argentina, Venezuela, Puerto Rico, Cuba and more. Each work embodies the warmth and joy of the holiday season, filling the hall with celebration and merriment.
LISTEN UP! PRE-CONCERT TALK:
Sunday, December 10 at 6pm
With KUSC Radio Host Jennifer Miller and Grant Gershon.
ON FULL SERIES
*This program is made possible by generous support from The Susan Erburu Reardon and George Reardon Commissioning Fund.
Please note that artists, dates, times, prices, and program are subject to change. All sales final.