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Posted on: July 21, 2022
[ARCHIVED] Latin Fire
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A Special Co-Presentation
with The Elgin Symphony Orchestra
and The Hemmens Cultural Center
Get your passports ready! This must hear high-octane concert will transport you to Latin America!
A passion-filled, energetic celebration of Latin American orchestral hits paired with the firework performances of acclaimed Costa Rican trumpeter José Sibaja and vocalist Mónica Abrego with the full Elgin Symphony Orchestra. Sibaja, who is lead trumpet of the renowned Boston Brass, has recorded with such artists as Ricky Martin, Gloria Estefan, Celia Cruz and has performed on television at the MTV awards, Grammy Awards, and Saturday Night Live, among many others. Featuring “Bésame mucho,” “Estrellita,” popular selections from Carmen, and other Latin American favorites.
Enrico Lopez-Yañez, conductor
José Sibaja, trumpeter
Mónica Abrego, vocalist
Call The Hemmens Box Office directly at 847-931-5900 for assistance with handicap seating, group sales and subscriber pricing.