EVENTS AND PERFORMANCES

EVENTS AND PERFORMANCES

Thursday, June 15, 2017, 7:30 PM

by Gilbert Galindo on 06/01/17

Percussia Performs Not the light, but the fire that burns (2015, rev. 2017) for 2 percussion & piano

Percussia Presents: Hammers & Keys: music for piano & percussion
Thursday, June 15, 2017, 7:30 PM
Church-in-the-Gardens



This program will feature several works by composers with Queens connections, including the Latin-influenced Cambiando Paisajes by Charles Griffin, as well as the hauntingly shimmering Not the Light, But the Fire That Burns by Gilbert Galindo. Rounding out the program are the post-minimalist groove Tight Sweater by Mark Mellits, the ritualistic Invocations to Vahakn by the Armenian-American composer Alan Hovhaness, and Prisoners of the Image Factory, a trio for keyboard percussion and piano by Bob Becker.

General admission: $20
Students: $10

Church-in- the-Gardens
?50 Ascan Ave.
Forest Hills
Queens, NY 11375

Sunday, May 21, 2017, 4:00 PM

by Gilbert Galindo on 05/11/17

Premiere of Aurtor de Canto W (2017) for four voices

Random Access Music Presents: Random Drama
Sunday, May 21, 2017, 4:00 PM
Secret Theatre, Main Stage



RAM composers Barash, Fetherolf, and Galindo alongside guest composer Kamala Sankaram present vocal and dramatic works as part of the Queens New Music Festival. Galindo's Aurtor de Canto W for four voices set to the poem of the same name by Waleska Cabrera will be premiered by soprano Jamie Jordan, mezzo-soprano Kayleigh Butcher, tenor Alex Guerrero, and baritone Seth Gilman. Also performing on the concert is David Broome on piano.

Purchase tickets
General admission: $15
Students and seniors: $10

Secret Theatre, Main Stage
44-02 23rd Street
Long Island City, New York

Thursday, May 18, 2017, 7:00 PM

by Gilbert Galindo on 05/11/17

Premiere of Sounding Herald (2017) fanfare fantasy for concert band

Odessa High School Presents: Spring Concert
Thursday, May 18, 2017, 7:00 PM
Performing Arts Center, Odessa High School


Sounding Herald, fanfare fantasy for concert band, commissioned by Bill Harden in honor of the new Odessa High School Performing Arts Center, will be premiered by the Odessa High School Band with Gilbert Galindo conducting. Also on the program is a medley of songs from Beauty and the Beast, Carnival in Sao Paulo and a tribute to former OHS Band Director Bill Dean that was also commissioned by Bill Harden and the late Lee High School Band Director Randy Storie.

Article in the Odessa American

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Admission: Free

Odessa High School
Performing Arts Center
1301 Dotsy Avenue
Odessa, Texas 79763

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