Mexico’s Tambuco Percussion Ensemble and Voices

Thursday, October 21, 2010 - 00:00 to 02:00

“With the highest artistry, Tambuco illustrated a thousand hyper-inventive ways to create unorthodox sound”

- The Washington Post

Tambuco, four master Mexican percussionists, joins with four exceptional Canadian singers: Virginia Hatfield and Eve-Lyn de la Haye, sopranos; Krisztina Szabó, mezzo-soprano; and bass-baritone Giles Tomkins. These artists perform electrifying works that fuse the ancient and the modern.  The program features World Premieres of three Soundstreams commissions [MO1] by Javier Alvarez (Mexico), Analia Llugdar (Canada) and Ana Sokolovic (Canada),  plus Osvaldo Golijov’s Demos Gracias al Señor, George Crumb’s The American Songbook and Dios Nunca Muere (Traditional Mexican).

To buy tickets visit:

Koerner Hall at the Royal Conservatory,
273 Bloor St. West
Toronto , ON
43° 40' 4.7928" N, 79° 23' 50.7048" W
Ontario CA

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