April 1 - April 30
Intersection presents a program in collaboration with the Global Education Center featuring the music of Cuban composers Tania Leon and Ileana Perez Velazquez. The program will connect with Intersection’s 2020 initiative LISTEN, a year-long project celebrating the 100th anniversary of the 19th Amendment and lifting up the voices of women. Other works on the program will include the world premiere of a new guitar concerto by Leo Brouwer and Cuban and Latin drumming presented by Global.
Leo Brouwer: NEW COMMISSION – Guitar Concerto for Guitar and Ensemble
Carlos Barbosa Lima, Guitar
Co-Commission with Global Education Center
Cuban and Latin Drumming
Ileana Perez Valazquez: Epur si muove (but it moves) (1998)
Tania Leon: Indígena (1991)
Tania Leon: sin normas ajenas (1994)
Specific dates and locations to be announced.