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Cuerdas Americanas – Music from Cuba and Brazil

Saturday, Aug 17, 2019, 8:30pm

Union Hall, Rockport


Toomai String Quintet

Karla Donehew Perez, violin
George Meyer, violin
Erin Wight, viola
Hamilton Berry, cello
Andrew Roitstein, double bass

The Toomai String Quintet is an ensemble devoted to playing a variety of musical styles from around the world, creating its own string arrangements, and commissioning new works. Their Screen Door performance will feature several pieces from their recent album, Cuerdas Cubanas, paying homage to the great artistic lineage of Cuban composers Ernesto Lecuona and Israel "Cachao" Lopez. The concert will also include new and original arrangements for string quintet of music by Brazilian composers Heitor Villa Lobos and Lea Freire.

Adults $30
Under age 25 $10
A $3.00 ticketing fee will be applied to each adult single ticket purchase.

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Mazie Cox & Brinkley Thorne

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Program and Artists are subject to change.