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Concert in Guadalajara - Our Sister City

August 04, 2015


As part of the Arte Sin Fronteras Initiative (Art without Borders), Hector Armienta will be be traveling to Guadalajara México to perform at Casa Museo Lopez Portillo. He will accompany Soprano Mary Chu Cardénas, play solo pieces for piano, and participate in a discussion with conductor Allen Vladimir Gómez.

The goal of the initiative is to foster cross cultural understanding between the two sister cities ( Guadalajara, Jal. México and San Jose Ca) through the arts. This is phase II of the initiative. The final phase will be the Borders Festival, which will take place in 2017. 

Partners in the initiative are the city of San Jose, the city of Guadalajara, the Office of Cultural Affairs of San Jose, the Ministry of Culture of Guadalajara, and the Mexican Consulate of San Jose.  Funding has been made possible by the Offce of Cultural Affairs of San Jose and Friends of Opera Cultura.