Saturday, February 19, 2022
4:00 pm EST
WPAC Concert Hall
$15 general, $10 senior/FIU faculty, staff, & alumni, $5 student
2022 MIGF Festival Pass
is available to attend all festival events at a single reduced price: $100 general, $70 senior/FIU faculty, staff, & alumni, $30 student
Artist dedicated to the ancient vocal repertoire, twentieth century and contemporary classical music. Winner in May 2018 of the Global Music Award – Silver medal in the categories Contemporary Classical and Female Vocalist with the recording of the Symphony N. 4 Nezahualcoyotl Icuicahuan (Songs of Nezahualcoyotl) for soprano and orchestra by Juan Trigos (iTinerant 2016).
She is known for her successful interpretations of works like Himnus ad Galli Cantum by Orbón, Lauda per la Nativitá del Signore by Respighi, Stravinsky’s Cantata; the operas De Cachetito Raspado by Trigos and El Conejo y el Coyote by Rasgado, Cantatas No. 2 and 3 by Trigos, Comala y Comala Suite No. 2 by Zohn-Muldoon, Chansons créoles by Montsalvatge, Folk Songs by Berio, Canciones aztecas by Moreno (orchestration by Vidaurri), The Diary of a Disappeared by Janácek, Goethe lieder by Dallapiccola and Terzina by Castiglioni. She has been invited as a soloist at various festivals like Festival Internacional E. Mata and Festival Humanitas (Oaxaca, Mexico), SpazioMusica (Cagliari, Italy), Festival Internacional de Chihuahua (Mexico), and International Guitar Series at UCF (Florida), among others. She has sung under the baton of conductors of international fame as Daniele Callegari, Riccardo Frizza, Günter Neuhold, Marcello Panni and Juan Trigos, collaborating with ensembles and orchestras like Filarmonica Arturo Toscanini, Orchestra del Teatro Regio of Parmaand Icarus Ensemble (Italy); Eastman BroadBand (New York), Ensamble Nuevo de México, Sinfónica de Guanajuato, Sinfónica de Aguascalientes, Sinfónica de Puebla, Filarmónica de Boca del Río (Mexico) and Sinfónica de Heredia (Costa Rica), among the others.
By Juan Trigos, has been remarkable her participation as a guest soprano in the world premiere of the opera Ella-Miau (She-Meow), for soprano and ensemble, at the Greenwich House (New York) and the 40th Foro Internacional de Música Nueva “Manuel Enríquez” (Mexico City), with the ensemble Hypercube (2018). The world premiere of the song cycle Four Poems by Ezra Pound in New York and Washington DC (2018). The American premiere of the chamber version of the opera DeCachetitoRaspado by Juan Trigos at the Rialto Center for the Arts in Atlanta with Bent Frequency Ensemble (2015). The world premiere of the String Quartet II, with soprano, as special guest at the Eastman School of Music of Rochester, NY (2017). The world premier and recording for iTinerant of the works Symphony N. 4 Nezahualcoyotl Icuicahuan (Songs of Nezahualcoyotl) for soprano and orchestra, based on texts in Nahuatl by Nezahualcoyotl (Sinfónica de Oaxaca 2016) and Cantata Concertante No. 3 Phos Hilaron (Orquesta Sinfónica de Guanajuato 2013).
With this last recording in May 2018 she won the Silver Medal – Outstanding Achievement – of the “Global Music Award”, in the categories “Contemporary classical” and “Female vocalist”.