Saturday, November 5, 2011

Tribute to Leonard Brooks 100 years

On Monday, November 7th, 2011 the Angela Peralta Theatre and the Historical City Hall in San Miguel de Allende, Mexico will host a tribute to Leonard Brooks in honour of his 100th birthday. A ceremony and tribute will take place at the Angela Peralta Theatre at 5pm. There will be a visual retrospective at Historic City Hall at 7pm .

Programme

Monday, November 7

5 PM to 7 PM
• Exhibit of posters created by Maestro Brooks for the Chamber Music Festival since its creation in 1979, in the lobby of the Angela Peralta Theatre.
• Welcome and Introduction of Officials and Special Guests.
• Audiovisual presentation of the life and works of Maestro Brooks.
• Remarks and Recognition Awards presented by different cultural institutions.
• Unveiling of the plaque naming the Main Music Salon of the Cultural Centre in honor of Maestro Leonard Brooks
• Concert for Violin and Piano
Violin: Rodolfo López López
Piano: Emilio Pérez Casas
• Concert by the Hermanos Aguascalientes and their International Violins
Music from all corners of the world.

7:00 PM to 8:30 PM.
• Inaugural of Retrospective Exhibit of the works of Leonard Brooks in the Gallery of the Historic City Hall in front of the Main Jardín.
• Reception / Vino de honor

Tuesday, November 8, 2011

11 AM
• Conference: “The Life and Works of Leonard Brooks” by John Virtue
Gallery of the Historic City Hall, in front of the Main Jardín.

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