El Paso Pro Musica Festival

El Paso Pro Musica Festival

Tue, 03/01/2011 - 8:00pm

El Paso Chamber Music Festival receives international critical acclaim each year, and has a history of bringing artistic excellence to the border region.

WXXI-FM is pleased to present this two-hour special – El Paso Pro Musica Festival – airing Tuesday, March 1 at 8 p.m. on Classical 91.5/FM-HD 91.5-1. The El Paso Pro Musica is devoted to making the art of chamber music available to communities by bringing world-renowned artists to its audiences.

Listeners will be treated to the world premiere of Roberto Sierra’s Suite for Cello and Piano; a performance of Chopin on the piano featured in the documentary Note by Note, the Making of Steinway; violinist Rachel Barton Pine performs music of American composer Maude Powell; and “The First Daughters Club” (soprano Arianna Zukerman and pianist Navah Perlman) perform together.