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Sphinx Virtuosi with Catalyst Quartet, Latin Voyages: Viajes Jatinos

  • University of Richmond, 28 Westhampton Way, Richmond, VA 23173
  • Dates: October 16, 2016
  • Venue: Modlin Center for the Arts
  • Phone: (804) 289-8980
  • Time: 7:30 PM
  • Price: $38 Adult | $19 Children 12 and under
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The Sphinx Virtuosi, led by the Catalyst Quartet, is one of the nation’s most dynamic professional chamber orchestras. Made up of 18 of the nation’s top black and Latino classical soloists, these alumni of the internationally renowned Sphinx Competition come together each fall as cultural ambassadors to reach new audiences.

The four principals of the Sphinx Virtuosi are members of the Catalyst Quartet, which has independently garnered acclaim in performances around the world. (Karla Donehew Perez and Jessie Montgomery, violin; Paul Laraia, viola; and Karlos Rodriguez, cello.)

The evening’s program will include Piazzolla’s Libertango; Williams’ Premera Suite Argentina; Alvarez’s Metro Chabacano; Espejo’s Prelude Iberique; Villa-Lobos’ Bachianas Brasileiras no. 5, Aria; Piazzolla’s La muerte del Angel; Golijov’s Last Round; and Ginastera’s Concerto per corde, Op. 33.

Join the Modlin Center for the Arts for the preshow Artistic Viewpoint Discussion with members of the Sphinx Virtuosi and Catalyst Quartet led by University of Richmond’s President Ronald A. Crutcher at 6:30PM.

Sponsored in part by the Cultural Affairs Committee; the University of Richmond Department of Music; and the University of Richmond Department of Latin American, Latino, and Iberian Studies.

Sphinx Virtuosi with Catalyst Quartet, Latin Voyages: Viajes Jatinos
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  • Modlin Center for the Arts
  • $38 Adult | $19 Children 12 and under