Posts by diane

QL performs works of Orlando García

Posted by on Apr 25, 2023 in Upcoming Performances | 0 comments

Quinteto Latino is pleased to be hosting the award-winning Cuban-American composer Orlando Jacinto García, whose haunting music suspends time with slow-moving timbre and texture changes. Sunday, April 30, 20234pm (pre-concert talk at 3:30)Old First Concerts1751 Sacramento StreetSan Francisco $25

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Posted by on Apr 10, 2023 in Past Performances | 0 comments

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“The Spanglish Dances” premiere

Posted by on Dec 17, 2022 in Past Performances | 0 comments

Quinteto Latino performs their latest commission, The Spanglish Dances by Victor Márquez-Barrios, Puzzle-Tocas by Gabriela Ortiz, multiple winds in the distance by Orlando Jacinto Garcia, and another QL commission, Felipe Nieto-Sáchica’s C U Z A – four nocturnes for wind quintet.  Friday, April 7, 20238pmCenter for New Music55 Taylor StreetSan Francisco $15 General$10 Members & Students

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QL and Bruno Ruviaro at Mosswood

Posted by on Oct 8, 2022 in Past Performances | 0 comments

Quinteto Latino presents three works: Gabriela Ortiz’ Puzzle-Tocas, Orlando Jacinto Garcia’s multiple winds in the distance, and a QL commission, C U Z A – four nocturnes for wind quintet, by Felipe Nieto-Sáchica.  Happy to share this concert with long-time colleagues from Quinteto Latino, Bruno Ruviaro will play a set of live coding electronic improvisations based on reworked samples of Brazilian music.  Sunday, December 11, 20222pmMosswood Sound Series3630 Telegraph AvenueOakland $10 –...

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Yasushi and Friends

Posted by on Sep 14, 2022 in Past Performances | 0 comments

Acclaimed violinist Yasushi Ogura, concertmaster for many Bay Area orchestras and operas (including Jarvis Conservatory’s many zarzuelas, Pocket Opera and many others), will perform with flutist Diane Grubbe and pianist Frank Johnson (host of “It’s a Grand Night for Singing”) in a program of chamber music.  Beethoven Violin Sonata No. 5 (“Spring”) in F majorHandel Trio Sonata in g minor (HWV 393)Gieseking Sonatine for flute and piano Saturday, October 157pm Jarvis Conservatory 1711 Main StreetNapa, CA $10 – $25 more information...

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