Fourth Annual Concert

Fourth Annual Concert of LAS AMERICAS EN CONCIERTO The composition "Oleajes (Waves)" (2003-rev. 2015) was composed by Alba Potes (Colombia-USA, 1954). It was performed by Momenta Quartet on February 7, 2016 at Saint Luke in the Fields in New York. The concert series presents composers from all over North, Central and South America from the XX century and the present.
Fourth Annual Concert of LAS AMERICAS EN CONCIERTO The composition "Surri Bachra Noscia; Homage" (2016) was composed by César Iván Potes (Colombia, 1957). It was the world premiere by Emilie-Anne Gendron, violinist from the Momenta Quartet. This concert was presented on February 7, 2016 at Saint Luke in the Fields in New York.

Fourth Annual Concert of LAS AMERICAS EN CONCIERTO The composition "La leyenda de los Amarú" (2014) was composed by Carlos Francisco Johns-Dávila (USA-Perú, 1995). It was the world premier by Momenta Quartet. The concert was presented on February 7, 2016 at Saint Luke in the Fields in New York.

Fourth Annual Concert of LAS AMERICAS EN CONCIERTO The composition "Estrellita" (1912) was composed by Manuel Ponce (Mexico, 1882-1948) This arrangement for string quartet was done by Alvaro Bitrán. It was performed by Momenta Quartet on February 7, 2016 at Saint Luke in the Fields in New York.The concert series presents composers from all over North, Central and South America from the XX century and the present.

Third Annual Concert

Changing Trains in Times Square in 60 Seconds (2015) was premiered at the 4th concert of Las Américas en Concierto. For many years arriving at Times Square at rush hour, a though frequently crossed my mind.

Third Annual Concert of LAS AMERICAS EN CONCIERTO The composition "Largo" (2010) was composed by Allen Shawn (USA-1948). It was performed by Miranda Cuckson, violin, and Yegor Shevtsov, piano on February 23, 2014 at the Greenwich House Music in New York. The concert series presents composers from all over North, Central and South America.

Third Annual Concert of LAS AMERICAS EN CONCIERTO The composition "Rustica Opus 35" (1952) was composed by Juan Orrego Salas (Chile, 1919). It was performed by Miranda Cuckson, violin, and Yegor Shevtsov, piano on February 23, 2014 at the Greenwich House Music in New York.  It has been an honor for us to include in this concert Mr. Orrego Salas, the founder of the Latin-American Music Center at Bloomington, Indiana, the first institution dedicated to promote and preserve the Latin-American legacy in the United States.

Third Annual Concert of LAS AMERICAS EN CONCIERTO The composition "un piano para Luciano" (2008) was composed by Leonardo Idrobo (Colombia-1977). It was the world premier by the pianist Yegor Shevtsov. This concert took place at the Greenwich House Music in New York on February 23, 2014.

Second Annual Concert

First Annual Concert

First Annual Concert of LAS AMERICAS EN CONCIERTO The composition "Tres días hace que Nina" (1931) was composed by Antonio María Valencia (Colombia, 1902-1952) the founder of the Conservatorio Antonio Maria Valencia en Cali, Colombia. The poem was written by the Colombian poet Otto De Greiff. It was performed by the soprano Angelique Zuluaga and the pianist José Alejandro Roca on February 11, 2012 at The Concert Hall, Mannes College of Music in New York.