Spring 2021

Saturday, May 8, 2021  |  4:00 pm

Live-streamed on Facebook and YouTube

About this Concert

Dr. Paulo Gomes and the Houston Masterworks Chorus in partnership with the Terra Nostra Ensemble.


Terra Nostra Ensemble members:

Mauricio Oliveros, Violin 1
Eddy Marcano (guest artist), Violin 2
Jackson Guillen, Viola
Mayara Velasquez, Cello
Yanira Soria, Piano


Special guests:

Kinder HSPVA Madrigal Singers. Director Julia Hall.

Soloist: Samantha Pape, Mezzo-Soprano


We invite you to join us and experience the flair and the lively, compelling, and beautiful treasures of Latin music and rhythms, from Central America, South America and Iberia Peninsula.


What is the recipe for this exciting music?


Plenty of RHYTHM mixed with

fresh and lively INSTRUMENTATION

sprinkled with a generous amount of PASSION!


We can find serious composers who preserved the folk-flavor of their cultures within the great European musical tradition.


Lobo de Mesquita from Brazil, Beata Mater

Astor Piazzola from Argentina, Adios Nonino

Javier Busto from Spain, Esta Tierra and Pasos


Program Highlights:


Son De La Vida

Esta Tierra

Spanish Serenade


Beata Mater

Adios Nonino

En Aranjuez Con Tu Amor

The Girl from Ipanema

Alma Llanera