Interweaving: Gretchen Farrar, voice and Francisco Roldán, guitar

October 23rd, 2014 by bob Leave a reply »

Proud to be part of PAMAR’ s 9th Annual Latin American Cultural Week in NYC!

LACW presents:

Interweaving Gretchen Farrar, voice and Francisco Roldán, guitar 

Monday, November 3, 7:30 p.m.Songs of the Americas and Spain
Songs from Colombia, Cuba, England, Puerto Rico, Spain and the U.S.A.
2nd Floor, Abrazo Interno Gallery/Clemente Soto Velez Cultural & Educational Center, 107 Suffolk Street, Manhattan, 10002

Admission, $20*, $10 with Student ID*RSVP to by Oct. 25th for special advance $15 ticket price

Directions:  Take F, M or J to Delancey/Essex Station, get off on northwest corner, walk east on Delancey for 2 blocks, make left on Suffolk and walk up the block to Teatro La Tea



Gretchen Farrar, Soprano and Francisco Roldán,Guitar

Cantos de las Américas

Lend Your Ears To My Sorrow                                         John Dowland (1563-1626)

I Must Complain                                                              England

The Lowest Trees Have Tops

What Poor Astronomers Are They

Cesa de atormentarme                                                     Fernando Sor (1778-1839)

De amor en las prisiones                                                  Spain

Folk Songs                                                                    Federico Garcia Lorca (1898-1936)

Los cuatro muleros                                                          Spain

Las tres hojas

Las Morillas de Jaén      

Las reyes de la Baraja

A ti   Jaime León (b. 1929)


I. Poema                                                                        Leo Brouwer (b. 1939)

II. Madrigalillo                                                                 Cuba

I will give my love an apple                                                         B. Britten (1913-1976)

Sailor Boy                                                                      England

The soldier and the sailor

Voz del Güiro                                                                 Ernesto Cordero (b. 1946)

Cállate silencio mio                                                         Puerto Rico



How the old mountains drip with sunset                              Ben Yarmolinsky (b. 1955)

The Gowanus Canal Song                                                           U.S.A.


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