Andean Walkabout

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Andean Walkabout
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Andean Walkabout says
7:30pm: Pre-Concert talk with UH Professor Howard Pollack and composer-guitarist Javier Farias.

Program features award-winning Chilean composer-guitarist Javier Farias Caballero, joining Apollo as guest artist and composer of a new work for string quartet and guitar inspired by #Chilean, #Peruvian,#Bolivian and #Argentinean folk rhythms.

PROGRAM
-Javier Farias: 'Andean Suite'
20x2020 No. 10 WORLD PREMIERE
‚Äč-Gabriela Lena Frank: Leyendas: An Andean Walkabout (2001)
-Ginastera: String Quartet No. 1
-Piazzolla: 'Tango Ballet'

2014 Fromm Foundation Winner (Harvard University)

"Javier Farias is a singular force in the music world - he is not only a virtuoso guitarist, but his compositions celebrate the indigenous music of his native Chile and the Andean region in a way that's illuminating and compelling." -Artistic Director Matthew J. Detrick
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By: Apollo Chamber Players