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In February the UNM Opera Theatre, directed by Leslie Umphrey and Sam Shepperson, presented Johann Strauss Jr.’s famous operetta Die Fledermaus.  Dr. Kristin Ditlow was Chorus Master and the UNM Symphony Orchestra was conducted by Dr. Jorge Pérez-Gómez.  Performances took place in Keller Hall, with set design provided by Richard Hess from the Department of Theatre and Dance.

Students Jennifer Perez as Adele and
Estefanía Wilcox as Rosalinda
(photo by Kristin Ditlow)


Musicology colloquium series

Thursday, April 9, 2015, 2:00-3:30 p.m.
Frank Waters Room, Zimmerman Library

Sponsored by the UNM Departments of Music, Sociology, the Latin American & Iberian Institute and the Center for Southwest Research

Raquel Rivera

Raquel Z. Rivera is an author & visiting scholar at UNM's Sociology Department. 


Colloquium Series

An exploration of the multiple and overlapping musical circuits traveled by music genres such as Puerto Rico’s bomba, the Dominican Republic’s palos, and Caribbean hip-hop and reggaeton—circuits that often do not comply with geographic, national or language boundaries, nor with racial, ethnic or pan-ethnic expectations.

music of the americas concert series


Last updated on Wednesday, August 12, 2015 8:45 PM

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