The Doña Ana Arts Council will host the innovative music group Quarteto Nuevo for a special performance at the DAAC Arts & Cultural Center on Saturday, November 10 from 4 – 5:30 p.m. as part of the 10-10 Arts Hop gallery opening of Abel Garcia’s show.
Quarteto Nuevo combines the talents of four musicians playing woodwinds, cello, guitar and percussion for a wide variety of styles from Classical and Jazz to Brazilian and other World styles. Members of the quartet are world-class musicians and music educators. Members of Quarteto Nuevo are Damon Zick on woodwinds, Jacob Szekely on cello, Kenton Youngstrom on guitar and Felipe Fraga on percussion.
There is no charge to hear Quarteto Nuevo, but donations will be gratefully accepted to help defray costs.
The day before this special performance, on Friday, November 9, DAAC and LCPS are hosting three educational workshops by Quarteto Nuevo at Onate High School. The workshops will be with Onate Advanced Jazz, Onate Orchestra, and the Freshman Band class.
DAAC offices and the Arts & Cultural Center are located at 1740 Calle de Mercado, Mesilla, NM. For more information call 575-523-6403 or go to www.daarts.org.