Thursday, June 22, 2017

Works of Afro-Cuban Composer Leo Brouwer performed by Newman & Oltman Guitar Duo at 17th New York Guitar Festival Tuesday, June 27, 7 PM, Americas Society

Leo Brouwer (b. 1939) is an Afro-Cuban
composer, guitarist and conductor who is
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Newman & Oltman Guitar Duo to Perform at 17th New York Guitar Seminar

The celebratEd Newman & Oltman Guitar Duo will perform at the 17th New York Guitar Seminar at Mannes on Tuesday, June 27. The Duo will be joined by Rene Izquierdo and Duo Cantabile in a concert and conversation honoring Cuban guitarist and Maestro Elías Barreiro.
The program includes works by Leo Brouwer, Manuel M. Ponce, Máximo Diego Pujol, Ignacio Cervantes and José Antonio "Ñico" Rojas. The concert will begin at 7:00 pm at Americas Society, 680 Park Avenue, New York.
The New York Guitar Seminar at Mannes, in partnership with the Americas Society, takes place June 26 to July 1. Tickets are $25.00 Adult, $15.00 Students/Seniors and must be purchased directly from the Americas Society.
The Newman & Oltman Guitar Duo's phenomenal musicianship places them solidly at the top of their field. Their innovative programming, matchless technique and ensemble precision, combined with their commitment to expanding the repertoire for guitar duo, make them a chamber ensemble of world renown.

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