Composers AruŠn Ortiz and Jo„o Luiz: From Contemporary Chamber Music to Avant-Garde Jazz

Thursday, March 12, 2020
6:00 PM - 8:30 PM
MacDowell NYC
521 W 23rd Street
2nd Floor
New York, NY 10011
United States

An evening of performances and discussion with a multilayered look into the musical influences and connections of Cuban and Brazilian music at MacDowell NYC.

On March 12, 2020, The MacDowell Colony presents “Composers Aruán Ortiz and João Luiz – From Contemporary Chamber Music to Avant-Garde Jazz.” The evening will include discussion and acoustic performances ranging from contemporary chamber music to avant-garde jazz co-curated by MacDowell board member and Fellow Tania León and board member and WQXR personality Terrance McKnight. The evening’s performers, in addition to João Luiz of Brasil Guitar Duo and Aruán Ortiz, will include Brad Jones and Gerald Cleaver from Aruán Ortiz’s Hidden Voices Trio. 

Due to the current outbreak of CO-VID19 in the New York City area this event has been cancelled and will be rescheduled for a future date. We will reach out with further information soon.


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