World premieres in Costa Rica

Performance Date: March 19, 2015 7:00 pm
University of Costa Rica

We are excited to be performing world premieres of three new work in San Jose, Costa Rica. The performance will be in Sala Cullell Hall at the Escuela de Artes Musicales, Universidad de Costa Rica 7 PM on Thursday, March 19.

Allégresse has commissioned Weapons of Miss Destruction by Anne Guzzo and Cuando me acuerdo de ti by Vinicio Meza for flute, oboe, bassoon and piano to commemorate the nearly 60-year partnership between the University of Kansas and the Universidad de Costa Rica. Cathedral Grove for solo oboe by KU composition professor Forrest Pierce will also receive its world premiere. Other works on the program are works by Horst Löhse, Elaine Fine and Miguel del Aguila.

While in Costa Rica, we will also be giving a series of masterclasses throughout the week at the Escuela de Artes Musicales.