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World Premiere Performance of 'The New Immigrant Experience'

Felipe Salles

Tuesday, April 9th, Old Chapel (on the UMass Campus). $10 general, $5 students & seniors, UMass Students FREE
Panel Discussion @ 6pm; Concert @ 7:30pm

The New Immigrant Experience:
Felipe Salles' Guggenheim Project, Premiere Performance

Music composed, arranged & orchestrated by Salles & performed by the Felipe Salles Interconnections Ensemble

A new multi-media work for jazz orchestra, inspired by immigrants at the center of the DACA debate.

Funded by the John Simon Guggenheim Foundation.

Poster for The New Immigrant ExperiencePanel Discussion, 6pm, Panelists:
Felipe Salles, Assoc. Prof. of Music
Stephanie Fetta, Assoc. Prof. of Spanish & Portuguese Studies
Luis Marentes, Assoc. Prof. of Spanish & Portuguese Studies
Rebecca Hamlin, Assoc. Prof. of Legal Studies & Political Science
Tereza Lee, whose story helped to inspire the Development, Relief and Education for Alien Minors Act, or DREAM Act