21 April 2020
Diane Grubbe, flute; Kyle Bruckmann, oboe; Leslie Tagorda, clarinet; Shawn Jones, basoon; Armando Castellano, French horn
Quinteto Latino builds community through Latino classical music performance and advocacy. The ensemble brings a deeply personal style and unique focus to the concert stage, highlighting under-performed masterpieces of Latin American and Caribbean origin.
MISTERIO, MITOS y MAMBO (Mystery, Myths and Mambo)
Ronaldo Miranda: Variações Sérias
Gabriela Ortiz: Puzzle-Tocas
Gabriela Lena Frank: (Commissioned work in preparation)
Waldir Azevedo: Traditional Brasileirinho (arr. Mark Fish)
Concerts are Tuesday nights and begin at 7.30 p.m. in the second floor Ballroom of Julia Morgan's gorgeous Berkeley City Club, listed on the National Register of Historic Places, 2315 Durant Avenue, Berkeley. For information about the City Club, or for directions, call the Berkeley City Club at (510) 848-7800.
Pre-concert dinners are available at Julia’s, the City Club’s restaurant with a French Master Chef. Reservations are required, available at OpenTable.com or by calling (510) 280-1547.
(next concert highlighted in green)
New concert starting time this season – 7:30pm
15 October 2019
Two local stars team up in a sparkling violin and piano duo
12 November 2019
This woodwind trio embodies a vast range of color and musicianship
14 January 2020
Noted piano trio explores aspects of empathy through music
3 March 2020
Scintillating, New York-based ensemble in a globetrotting program.
Presented in partnership with the Bay Area Music Consortium (BAMC)
21 April 2020
Bay Area favorites showcasing Latin flavors, including a world premiere