"Immigrant Dream" World Premiere

Saturday, February 11, 2017, at 2:00 pm

This is an archived event, not part of the current festival.

Queens Museum
Flushing Meadows Corona Park New York City Building
Queens, NY


Mexican-American composer Carlo Nicolau's recent piece Immigrant Dream was commissioned by Percussia, an innovative musical ensemble based in Queens, New York. Immigrant Dream for 2 marimbas, bass flute, viola and harp combines Mexican polyrhythms and sad melodies from the south and gulf of Mexico to create a musical-narrative hybrid that ranges from Mexico to New York.

Percussia Ensemble

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