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2017-2018 Cuba Tour Concert


¡Música Latina!: Cuba Tour Program
¡Música Latina! El Programa de la Gira de Cuba

 

Saturday, June 2, 2018 at 4:00 PM
Sunday, June 3, 2018 at 4:00 PM

Life Sciences Auditorium at Delaware Valley University, Doylestown PA (directions to auditorium)

Parking at DelVal

Tickets: $25 in advance, $30 at the door - See the Purchase Tickets page for info on Group Sales.
Entradas: $25 compra por adelantado; Vea la página Purchase Tickets para ventas grupales. $30 a la puerta

The Choral Society concludes its season with a festival of music that will be featured in its summer 2018 tour to Cuba, including unpublished arrangements from the repertoire of the two leading Cuban choirs with whom we’ll be sharing concerts during the tour. We will be accompanied by an ensemble led by the incomparable Rolando Morales-Matos, a sought-after Latin musician who has served for years as the lead percussionist and assistant conductor for The Lion King on Broadway. Also appearing with the Choral Society will be dancers from the Justine Time to Dance studio.

La Sociedad Coral termina su temporada de conciertos con un festival de música que se presentará el verano de 2018 durante su gira en Cuba. El programa incluye arreglos no publicados del repertorio de dos destacados coros cubanos con los cuales compartiremos conciertos durante la gira. Nos acompañará un conjunto dirigido por el incomparable Rolando Morales-Matos, el músico latino que ha servido durante años como el percusionista principal y conductor adjunto para The Lion King en Broadway. También aparecerán con la Sociedad Coral bailarines del estudio Justine Time to Dance.

Complete program listing:

Choral Society:
     Dawson - Ev'ry time I feel the spirit
     Variaciones Sobre La Guajira Guantanamera – Joseito Fernandez, arr. Electo Silva
                Stan Guogas, Ruth Warneck, Debbie DiMicco, and Kathy Fretz, soloists

 Rolando Morales-Matos and band:
     Beautiful Love.........Victor Young, arr. by Rolando Morales-Matos          
     Satin Doll.................Duke Allington, arr. by Rolando Morales-Matos        

Choral Society:
Nostalgias de Serenatas – Guido López-Gavilán
     Soomi Amagasu and Steve Rowe, soloists
Sometime (There’s a place for us)  (Leonard Bernstein, arr. Edgerton)

Rolando Morales-Matos and band:
My Caribe................Rolando Morales-Matos                                      
       with the Justine Time to Dance dancers

Choral Society:
Dawson - Balm in Gilead
     George Caucci, soloist
Chan-Chan – Francisco Repilado (Compay Segundo), arr. Jorge A. Martinez
Hairston - Keep your eyes on the prize

      Intermission                                                                                                 

Taylor Mitchell, mezzo soprano (Voices of the Future Auditions winner):
Xavier Montsalvatge - Canción de cuna para dormer a un negrito from Cinco Canciones Negras
Ralph Vaughan Williams – Silent Noon

Choral Society:
Sit down you’re rockin’ the boat, from Guys and Dolls (Frank Loesser, arr. Brymer)
      George Caucci, soloist
Oklahoma, from Oklahoma (Rodgers & Hammerstein)

Choral Society:
R. Nathaniel Dett - Listen to the Lambs
     Kathy Fretz and Debbie DiMicco, soloists
Hall Johnson - Ain't got time to die
     Jane Kamp, soloist

Rolando Morales-Matos and band:
Bilongo..................Fife Rodriguez,  arr. by Rolando Morales-Matos         
Obsesión...............Pedro Flore, arr. by Rolando Morales-Matos            

Choral Society:
El Guayaboso – Guido López-Gavilán
John Conahan – Wade in the Water
     Milo Morris, soloist
Tu sangre en la mia (Shawn L. Kirchner/Pablo Neruda)

 

 

 

 

Rolando Morales-Matos

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