Fred Sturm and Friends
Outpost Performance Space, 210 Yale SE, Albuquerque, NM
The concert is built around Federico Ibarra Groth's Sonata for two celli and piano, in which Fred Sturm will be joined by cellists Ian Brody and Lisa Collins.
Also on the program:
Rodolfo Halffter, Onze Bagatelas (1950)
Jorge Vidales, Estudios Interválicos (1997)
Arturo Márquez, Días de Mar y Rio (1997)
Heitor Villa-Lobos, A Prole do Bebe, suite 1 (1918)
Both Jorge Vidales and Arturo Márquez were students of Ibarra. Halffter was a major musical figure in Mexico, teaching at the conservatory, founding Ediciones Mexicanas de Music (publisher of most of Ibarra's works), etc.