'The New Immigrant Experience:' A Multi-Media Work for Jazz Orchestra
April 9, 2019
UMass Amherst Campus
Felipe Salles' Guggenheim Fellowship Project: The New Immigrant Experience (Premiere)
Panel Discussion: 6pm; Concert: 7:30pm
A new multi-media work for jazz orchestra by Felipe Salles inspired by immigrants at the center of the DACA debate.
Music composed by Salles and performed by the Felipe Salles Interconnections Ensemble.
Includes a pre-concert Panel Discussion at 6pm, featuring Salles, Tereza Lee & UMass professors Stephanie Fetta, Luis Marentes & Rebecca Hamlin
Funded by the John Simon Guggenheim Foundation.