Musical Review in Two Acts, Joy, Tradition, Nostalgia, Great Singers and Colorful Costumes
Saturday March 23 at 7 p.m.
MEXICAN CULTURAL Institute,
Auditorium. 600 Plaza Way, 78205
Free Admission Complimentary Glass of wine and Refreshments
For reserved seating area in advance: Donation $ 15.00
Also at Medlar’s Jewelry 7115 Blanco Road, Suite 101
Call: HHS Tel: (210) 822-3247 On Line: www.hispanicheritagesociety.org
Featuring: Artistic Group VOCES DE SAN ANTONIO
Artistic Director CRISTINA ORTEGA
Principal Soloists: Michelle Galindo, Aldo
Guest Artist: Marietta, Johann Idsellis
Young Voices: Itzel Schuessler, Karyme Zúñiga, Tlali Engrav
Dancers: Arlene Salazar and Diego Martínez
Musical Production: JORGE INFANTE
So often we turn to History or Art books to obtain information about others cultures and how they lived, and we seldom think of referring to a songbook. Yet every culture expresses itself in its music, from popular folk songs to romantic and formal types of vocal and instrumental music.
Even so, songbooks are mute and give us only words. We must blend words to sounds and then recreate in our minds the feelings and moods intended by the original composers, poets, arrangers and instrumentalists and people distant of us in time and space. This is one life’s greatest pleasures.Type your paragraph here.