Cerro Coso Community College

Core Ensemble to Perform Chamber Music Theater Los Valientes (The Courageous Ones)

Core Ensemble to Perform Chamber Music Theater Los Valientes (The Courageous Ones)

On Thursday, October 3, 2019 at 7 pm the Core Ensemble will perform the chamber music theatre work Los Valientes—The Courageous Ones in the Cerro Coso Community Room, Main Building Room 350.

Chamber Music Theatre is a unique performance format developed by the Core Ensemble featuring a marriage of theatrical narrative to chamber music performance.

A chamber music theatre production for solo actor David Perez-Ribada and trio (cello, piano, percussion), exploring the artistic and political passions of Diego Rivera, the unwavering commitment to human rights of Salvadoran Archbishop Oscar Romero and the pursuit of social justice by Mexican American desperado Joaquin Murrieta aka Zorro. Text is by Jose Cruz Gonzalez . Music for this show features songs and concert/vernacular music by a wide range of Latin American composers including Astor Piazzolla and Osvaldo Golijov.

Since 1993, the Core Ensemble has toured in every region of the United States and internationally to Australia, England, Russia, Ukraine, and the British Virgin Islands. The Core Ensemble has received support from the National Endowment for the Arts, the State of Florida, Department of State, Division of Cultural Affairs, The Palm Beach County Cultural Council and the Aaron Copland Fund for Music,

Brought to you by the College International Club and funded by Student Equity Funds, the event is FREE and open to the public.

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