Looking for suggestion for filling out a concert of latino choral music. Spain, Portugal, Central and South America to compliment “A Mass For Two Worlds” by Ariel Quintana. Interested in not only modern, but historical works as well. Semi-advanced mixed voice adult choir.
I’ve never heard a bad performance of Ariel Ramirez’s Misa Criolla. Once you nail the 2:3 rhythms, the spirit of the music takes over!
Hope that helps!
Michael A. Gray
Another vote for Ariel Ramirez’s Misa Criolla! There are solo opportunities throughout the piece and it’s a great opportunity for your choir to learn the Argentinian pronunciation of Spanish. Love that piece!
I have a version of the Spanish folk song Seguidilla: Yo m’alegro for TTB at:
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