"Conversations with Cachao" Premieres at Carnegie Hall
with the American Composers Orchestra
On Jan. 29, 7:30 pm in Zankel Hall, Carnegie Hall, Paquito D’Rivera’s work "Conversations with Cachao" will be the featured premiere work in the American Composers Orchestra program "Orchestra Underground: Conversations". Lead by Conductor Ann Manson, Paquito’s tribute to Israel "Cachao" López, Havana bass player who made Cuban Mambo a worldwide phenomenon, will join two other world premieres with the American Composers Orchestra.
D’Rivera’s work "Conversations with Cachao", forms the program’s centerpiece. The double bass soloist with Robert Black, performs with D’Rivera who "dialogues" with Black on clarinet and alto sax.
Read the full press release here.
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