AFRO-BRAZILIAN CHORAL FESTIVAL
Brazilian music preserves the cultural and musical heritage of Brazil’s eclectic mixture including African musical elements. The African experience influences music from Argentina, Africa, and Brazil, including Finale & Gloria of the African Sanctus, by David Fanshawe.
Misa Criolla, Ariel Ramírez
A contemporary Argentinian folk mass: carnavalito, chancera trunca, pampas and carnaval cochabambino, fusing European and Latin American cultures.
Angelo Ferrari, tenor
Special Guests: The Houston Boychoir
Pre-concert talk by Dr. Paulo Gomes, HMC Artistic Director and Conductor