Friday, June 3, 6:30 till close
Co-Hosted by the Permanent Mission of Mexico to the OAS and the Permanent Mission of Argentina to the OAS
Proudly sponsored by the Ryuji Ueno Foundation, Covington and Burling LLP, Curavere, and the Mexican Tourism Board
At The Organization of American States
NOWfest is a unique event created by the New Orchestra of Washington that combines the elegance of a gala with NOW’s hip and current vibe. Dress up or down and join the community of NOW fans for a fun night of music, food, and drinks at the breathtaking Organization of American States.
This year we are privileged to welcome the arrival of Ambassador Luis Alfonso García de Alba Góngora, Permanent Representative of Mexico to the OAS and Ambassador Juan José Arcuri, Permanent Representative of Argentina to the OAS. To mark this occasion, NOW presents a special program of music by the Argentinian composer Astor Piazzolla and Mexican composer Manuel M. Ponce. NOW is also thrilled to feature violinist Machiko Ozawa, former concertmaster of Sinfonica Sinaloa de las Artes, who has been hailed by the Latina Magazine Japan as an artist with Dza splendid rush of musical vigor.
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- Estampas Nocturnas by Manuel M. Ponce
- Four Seasons of Buenos Aires (Cuatro Estaciones Porteñas) by Astor Piazzolla, arr. for solo violin and strings by Leonid Desyatnikov
- Oblivion for String Orchestra by Astor Piazzolla, arr. Machiko Ozawa
- Libertango for String Orchestra by Astor Piazolla, arr. Machiko Ozawa
Date and Location
Friday, June 3 at the Organization of American States
200 17th St NW, Washington, DC 20006, USA