Kyle Blackburn directs the Praeclara Ringers in an evening celebrating Latin culture, featuring intricate syncopated music performed by Praeclara’s elite handbell choir. Classical flamenco guitarist Matthew Stone appears as a guest artist and will also perform several selections.
Come early to enjoy drinks at our margarita bar before the performance! The bar opens for purchases at 6:30 pm, and the concert begins at 7:30.
Handbell selections include:
“Exultate” — Jason W. Krug
“Unsquare Dance” — Dave Brubeck, arr. William Aprile
“Blue Tango” — Leroy Anderson, arr. Cathy Moklebust
“The Breeze and I” from Andalucia — Ernesto Lecuona, arr. Leila Norris
“Valse Brilliante” — Karen Lakey Buckwalter
“Toccata Ritmica” — Michael W. Joy
“El Jarabe Tapatio” Mexican Hat Dance — traditional, arr. Linda R. Lamb
“Gypsy Song” from Carmen — Georges Bizet, arr. Elizabeth Watson