Eighth Artistic Season (2008-2009)

 

Community Concert
Center for Advanced Studies of Puerto Rico and the Caribbean,
Old San Juan
Tuesday, April 28, 2009

Somos el Orfeón (We are Orfeón)
Gala-benefit concert for the  
Orfeón San Juan Bautista Choral Academy Scholarship Fund
Casa de España en Puerto Rico, Old San Juan
Sunday, April 5, 2009

 

    

 

Community Concert
Alianza Cristiana y Misionera El Encuentro Church
Urbanización Altamesa, Río Piedras, San Juan
Sunday, March 15, 2009

Fourth A Cappella Soirée
Concert alongside Camerata Coral de Puerto Rico
Amarilis Pagán-Vila, Musical Director
Franklin D. Roosevelt Tower
University of Puerto Rico, Río Piedras campus, San Juan
Thursday, February 26, 2009

Inspiraciones (Inspirations)
Concert
San Francisco de Asís Church
San Francisco Street, Old San Juan
Saturday, February 21, 2009

Entre coros (Amongst Choirs)
Concert alongside Corium Canticus
from the University of Puerto Rico in Mayagüez
Professor Edgar A. Vélez-Montes, Musical Director
Central Presbiteriana de Mayagüez Church
Saturday, February 7, 2009

Documentary on Inés María Mendoza de Muñoz Marín
Special participation in a documentary about the life and work of Inés María Mendoza,
wife of Ex-Governor of Puerto Rico Luis Muñoz Marín.
Luis Muñoz Marín Foundation
December, 2008

La Virgen y el Niño (The Virgin and the Child)
Community concert
José Emilio Lugo Ponce de León High School Concert Choir
Dennis Valdés-Brito Díaz, Musical Director
Marco Alejandro Cruz-Otero, pianist
Luis Santiago, percussion
San Joaquín y Santa Ana Parish Church, Adjuntas
Sunday, December 14, 2008

Camino a la Nochebuena (On the way to Christmas Eve)
Orfeón San Juan Bautista Choral Academy Concert
Orfeón Escolástico
San Juan Bautista's Handbells
Fabiana Beatriz González-Cobos, pianist
Stephanie Mercado, percussion
Luis Santiago, percussion
Arístides González, flautist
Evangélica Luterana en América El Redentor Church
Puerto Nuevo, San Juan
Saturday, December 13, 2008

Juan Meléndez 6446
Special participation in the soundtrack of the documentary Juan Meléndez 6446
about the death penalty.
Directed for the Puerto Rico Civil Rights Commission by Luis Rosario Albert.

Nana al Niño Jesús (Cradle Song for Baby Jesus)
Participation in the publishing of the children's book Nana al Niño Jesús
by Magaly Quiñones.
The text includes a recording of the Cradle Song, composed by Nélida Cortés
and arranged by Guarionex Morales-Matos,
as well as a printed version of the choral arrangement.
Editorial Tiempo Nuevo
December 2008

New York City Concert Tour
Concert tour
Saint Patrick's Cathedral
Friday, November 21, 2008

The Spence School
Marco Alejandro Cruz-Otero, pianist
Rubén J. Amador-Medina, percussionist
Thursday, November 20, 2008

The Church of the Blessed Sacrament
World premiere of the piece Milonga sin palabras,
commissioned to Puerto Rican composer Ernesto Cordero (b. 1946) for this concert tour.
World premiere of the piece El canto de la lluvia,
composed by Puerto Rican composer Francis Thomas Rodríguez (b. 1982)
Marco Alejandro Cruz-Otero, pianist
Rubén J. Amador-Medina, percussionist
Wednesday, November 19, 2008

Musical Prelude to the New York City Concert Tour
Community concert
Kelvin Cabrera-Cuevas, tenor
Marco Alejandro Cruz-Otero, pianist
Rubén J. Amador-Medina, percussionist
Evangélica Luterana en América El Redentor Church
November 16, 2008

 

 

Por el arte de cantar (For the Art of Singing)
Community concert
World premiere of the motet Viderunt omnes
by Italian composer Fabio Fresi (b.1979)
Polifonía Coral de Puerto Rico
Joamel González-Soto, Musical Director
Kelvin Cabrera-Cuevas, tenor
Marco A. Cruz-Otero, pianist
Santa Rosa de Lima Church, Hatillo
Sunday, November 9, 2008

Fundraiser Gala for the First Union Church of San Juan
Concert
First Union Church of San Juan
Friday, October 17, 2008

Música viva (Living Music)
Opening concert for the season
Guajava Consort
Fabiana Beatriz González-Cobos, alto
Omar Ricardo Guzmán-Ralat, countertenor
José Manuel Álvarez-Ezquilín, violin
Rodrigo Correa-Salas, cello
Daniel Alejandro Tapia-Santiago, harpsichord
Fiorella Vélez-Rivera, soprano
Kelvin Cabrera-Cuevas, tenor
Andrés Mojica, organist
Marco Alejandro Cruz-Otero, pianist
First Union Church of San Juan
Sunday, September 7, 2008