Ariel Ramirez (1921-2010) was an Argentine composer, pianist and music director. He was considered “a chief exponent of Argentine folk music” and noted for his “iconic” musical compositions. We’ll be performing pieces from his Navidad nuestra. Check out a recording of one of the movements by clicking here.
Guest Artist for Navidad: A Spanish Christmas, Julia Seager-Scott shares with us a recording of her arrangement of Pur Ti Miro (Poppea), on the baroque harp she’ll be playing in our show! Julia will present a special arrangement of Chacona in C by Ribayaz (1650-1700)
Gaspar Fernandes (1570-1629) was a Portuguese composer and organist active in the cathedrals of Santiago de Guatemala and Puebla de los Ángeles, New Spain. We’ll be performing a number of pieces of his, including Tleycantimo choquiliya, which you can listen to by clicking here.