Carlos Miguel Prieto, Conductor
Gabriela Montero, piano
Widely regarded as a leading ensemble and musical institution in Mexico, the “Miner’s Symphony Orchestra” remains at the musical forefront through eclectic programming and collaborations. Led by their esteemed Music Director, Carlos Miguel Prieto recognized as the leading Mexican conductor of his generation their program features pieces by Gabriela Ortiz, Carlos Chávez, and Silvestre Revueltas. The orchestra will be joined by the renowned Venezuelan virtuoso pianist, Gabriela Montero, in a performance of her own composition.
Program to include:
Gabriela Ortiz, Kauyumari
Carlos Chávez, Symphony No. 2, “Sinfonía India”
Gabriela Montero, Piano Concerto No. 1, “Latin”
Silvestre Revueltas, La noche de los Mayas “The Night of the Mayas”