Cultural Event: Life and Music of José Mauricio Nunes Garcia

Cultural Event: Life and Music of José Mauricio Nunes Garcia

Join Us on December 14, 2017 Time: 8:30 AM to 10:30 AM Location: Brazilian-American Chamber of Commerce, Inc., New York, New York
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José Mauricio Nunes Garcia was an African-Brazilian composer and organist who composed and performed for the Portuguese court, following its arrival to Brazil in 1808. This event is an introduction to the José Maurício Nunes Garcia Tribute, NYC. at the The DiMenna Center for Classical Music, in honor of Garcia's 250th birthday Jose Mauricio’s work left an indelible mark on international classical music in the Americas and was a strong influence on future generations of Brazilian musicians.  Our distinguished panelists will discuss his life, his contribution to music, and the challenges he faced as an African Brazilian of that era. 

Angelica Faria, Composer, Director, Intercultural Art and Healing Project

Airan D’ Sousa, Conductor, Institute of Arts of University of Brasilia, and Director, OBACH (Brazilian Orchestra of Art Culture and History)

Bianca Rezende, Photographer and Multidisciplinary Artist

Mario Marques Trilha, PhD., Professor, University of Amazonas State

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Event Topic

Cultural Event: Life and Music of José Mauricio Nunes Garcia

Type of Event

Breakfast Seminar

Date of Event

December 14, 2017
8:30 AM to 10:30 AM

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