Michael Fabiano, Nicole Cabell, Cecilia Duarte Headline Tucson Desert Song Festival’s 2024 SeasonBy David Salazar
The Tucson Desert Song Festival has unveiled its 2024 season.
First up is “Blue Heron: Portraits in Song – Music from Renaissance Italy,” which features works by Johannes Ciconia, Guillaume Du Fay, Antoine Busnoys, and Heinrich Isaac, among others.
Performance Dates: Jan. 14, 2024
Next up is “Mozart & Hagen” featuring True Concord Voices & Orchestra. The showcase will include Mozart’s C-minor Mass and Hagen’s “Notebooks of Leonardo Da Vinci.”
Performance Dates: Jan. 26-28, 2024
Mezzo Cecilia Duarte will perform from her album “Reencuentros” alongside Trio Chapultepec and percussionist Jesús Pacheco. The showcase also features guitarist Misael Barraza-Díaz in the second half.
Performance Dates: Jan. 26, 2024
Michael Fabiano and pianist Laurent Philippe will world premiere Jimmy López Bellido’s “Quiet Poems.”
Performance Dates: Feb. 14 & 15, 2024
The company will feature the Tucson Symphony Orchestra’s performance of Verdi’s “Requiem with José Luis Gomez conducting.
Performance Dates: March 22, 2024
Nicole Cabell joins True Concord Voices & Orchestra in a program of music by Bernstein and Poulenc.
Performance Dates: April 5-7, 2024
Nicole Cabell will also make her Tucson Desert Song Festival debut with a recital program featuring works by Puccini, Gounod, Gershwin, Jerome Kern, and Cole Porter.
Performance Dates: April 9, 2024