Latin American Music Celebration

August 26, 2019

Latin American Music Celebration

Latin American countries map

In celebration of National Hispanic Heritage Month (Sept. 15 – Oct. 15), the School of Music and Organization of Hispanic/Latino Faculty and Staff proudly present a series of musical experiences that highlight the culture of Latin America.

The series includes recitals by special guest artists from Universidad Nacional de las Artes, Argentina, musical compositions by world-renowned Latinx composers featured in concerts by Ohio State student ensembles, and guest artist lecture presentations and demonstrations.


Special Events

De aquí y de allá: A Kaleidoscope of Latin American Music
Sept. 24 • 8 p.m. • Hughes Hall Auditorium

Guest Artists: Fabio Mazzitelli, flute and Omar Cyrulnik, guitar
Sept. 26 • 7:30 p.m. • LeFevre Hall, Newark Campus
Sept. 28 • 8 p.m. • Hughes Hall Auditorium   

Choral Collage Concert: The Ohio State Women’s Glee Club will perform Matre lo de los Primores by Juana Inés de la Cruz
Sept. 29 • 3 p.m. • Indianola Presbyterian Church   

The Ohio State Wind Symphony will perform Conga del Fuego Nuevo by Arturo Marquez
Oct. 3 • 7:30 p.m. • Upper Arlington High School
All events are free and open to the public.

Support provided by:
Center for Latin American Studies • Department of Spanish and Portuguese • Office of Outreach and Engagement • The Ohio Arts Council • The Ohio State University, Newark campus