Latin American music from the Northwest Symphony Orchestra will be Sat., October 15
The Northwest Symphony Orchestra will kick off its 2022-2023 season with a family concert celebrating Latin American music on Saturday, October 15, 2022 at the Highline Performing Arts Center in Burien.
The concert – which begins at 7:30 p.m. – celebrates Latinx Heritage Month and will take place on the last day of this celebratory month.
This live performance features Mexican guitar soloist Alejandra Reyes Zamorano, local tenor soloist Jose Iniguez and flautist Sarah Bassingthwaighte. The guest speaker will be Jimmy Matta, former mayor of the city of Burien, and they will also be accompanied by dancers from Folklore Mexicano Tonantzin.
The program includes:
- Danzon No. 2: Arturo Marquez
- Popular boleros: José Iniguez, tenor soloist
- Huapango: Jose Pablo Moncayo
- Mambo: Christophe Chagnard
- Danzon n°3: Arturo Marquez, soloist Alejandra Reyes Zamorano, guitar; Sarah Bassingthwaighte, flute
Libertango: Astor Piazzolla – with students from the Highline School District and Key to Change
Tickets cost between $15 and $20 and can be purchased from Brown Paper Tickets online at www.brownpapertickets.com at the following link-
… or by calling Brown Paper Tickets at 1-800-838-3006.
For more information on the Northwest Symphony Orchestra, the full season and concert schedule and to purchase tickets, please visit their website at www.northwestsymphonyorchestra.org or call (206) 242-6321.
ABOUT THE NORTH WEST SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA
The Northwest Symphony Orchestra was founded in 1987 and has received local, regional and national acclaim, having been featured numerous times on National Public Radio and once on NBC’s Today Show. The NWSO has received several national awards and has released five CDs. Under the direction of Music Director Dr. Anthony Spain, the NWSO’s mission is to be the premier orchestra to perform and promote the music of contemporary Northwest composers while performing and educating audiences across the spectrum of classical music.
The Highline Performing Arts Center is located at 401 S 152nd St, Burien, WA 98148:
EDITOR’S NOTE: Since South King Media was founded in 2007, we have provided tens of thousands of dollars of FREE promotional and marketing services to local organizations and nonprofits. If you are part of a non-profit organization and have a fundraising event or other news, please email the details to [email protected]. Thanks!