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noviembre

09

2017

"Culture in Convergence"

THE PAN AMERICAN CULTURAL EXCHANGE PRESENTS “CULTURES IN CONVERGENCE” BY DUO CHALAR & ÁLVAREZ
THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 9 | 12 P.M. ​

Margret Alkek Williams Crain Garden, Methodist Hospital.

The Pan American Cultural Exchange is pleased to present flutist Marcelo Álvarez and guitarist Ingrid Chalar in their first visit to Houston! This guitar and flute duo formed in 2003 in Patagonia, Argentina. Their aim is to popularize chamber music while working with a wide and universal repertoire, including Argentine and Latin American music. They intersperse teaching at Trelew Artistic Education Institute with performances at numerous concert halls in cities throughout Patagonia. They will perform works by Cacho Tirao, Ferenc Farkas, Castelnuovo Tedesco, Jaime Romero, Anibal Troilo, Atahualpa Yupanqui, Marcelo Álvarez, and Astor Piazzolla. 


 

• Aparcero....................................................................Cacho Tirao
• Egloga – Burotinata....................................................Ferenc Farkas
• Siciliana................................................................... Castelnuovo Tedesco
• El pequeño vals...........................................................Jaime Romero
• Pedacito de cielo........................................................Anibal Troilo
• La pobrecita..............................................................Atahualpa Yupanqui
• Estudio Latino N2.......................................................Marcelo Álvarez
• Bordel, Café 1930 y Night Club.....................................Astor Piazzolla

Pan American Cultural Exchange is pleased to present flutist Marcelo Álvarez and guitarist Ingrid Chalar in their first Houston visit as a duo from November 5 to 13, 2017.
This guitar and flute duo started in 2003 in Patagonia, Argentina. Their aim is to popularize Chamber Music, working with a wide and universal repertoire to also include Argentine and Latin American music. They intersperse teaching at Trelew Artistic Education Institute with performances at numerous concert halls in cities throughout Patagonia.
As educators they will offer master classes at Amigos por Vida–Friends for Life Public Charter School, Bellaire High School and Shepherd School of Music in addition to four concerts in diverse and exquisite locations in Houston, all free to the public.
November 8, 8 pm, The Edythe Bates Old Organ Recital Hall at Shepherd School of Music,
Rice University, 6100 Main Street, Houston, TX
November 9, 12 noon, Margret Alkek Williams Crain Garden, Methodist Hospital,
6565 Fannin Street, Houston, TX
November 10, 7 pm, Amigos por Vida – Friends for Life Public Charter School, Bellaire
High School, 5503 El Camino del Rey, Houston, TX
November 11, 7 pm, Centro Cultural Colombiano, 4314 Lasker Brook Ct., Katy, TX
This project is supported in part by Amigos por Vida–Friends for Life Charter School; Performing Arts Medicine at Methodist Hospital; The Kung Family Woodwind Guest Artist Fund through Shepherd School of Music at Rice University; Consulate General of Argentina in Houston; the Centro Cultural Colombiano and Casa Argentina de Houston.

For additional information please contact Pampa Risso Patron, executive director of Pan American Cultural Exchange at PampaRP@pacefund.org