Latin American Music Festival

Latin American Music Festival

Latin American Music Festival at The Rivers School Conservatory
Monday, February 10th – Sunday, February 16th, 2020
3 – 9 PM

From concerts to classes, the Latin American Music Festival will be an exciting week of education and cultural exchange at RSC.

The Festival will include composition classes and guitar ensemble rehearsals, a master class by Sharon Isbin (by video audition only), a final dance on Sunday, and more. Register via Eventbrite for the full week (as either a non-RSC student or RSC student), or reserve tickets for the evening concerts that you wish to attend::

Monday, February 10th: RSC Faculty Concert
Tuesday, February 11th: Venezuelan Concert with Luis Zea, Tibi Zea, Alexis Soto Trio
Wednesday, February 12th: Mexican Concert with Benjamin Gonzalez (Winner of ZAMA International Competition) & Kao Ensemble (Soloist Zaira Meneses )
Thursday, February 13th: Cuban Concert with Anibal Cruz, pianist
Friday, February 14th: Latin American Registered Students Concert
Saturday, February 15th: Eliot Fisk Concert
Sunday, February 16th: Latin Dance with Andres Echeverry & Angel Subero

Artistic Director Zaira Meneses is an internationally-acclaimed classical guitarist and guitar instructor at The Rivers School Conservatory. Through her entrepreneurial musicianship, she has emerged as an ambassador for and link among intellectuals from México, where she grew up, and the U.S, where she currently lives and teaches.

Featured Guest Artists:
Eliot Fisk
Sharon Isbin
Anibal Cruz
Lizary Rodriguez
Kao Ensemble
Angel Subero
Luis Zea
Andres Echeverry
Alexis Soto
Arístides Llaneza

Participating Faculty from The Rivers School Conservatory:
Robert Lasher
Zaira Meneses
Catherine O’Kelly
Sarah Tenney
Philippe Crettien