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Composer Dr. Francisco Castillo Trigueros at the Mexican Cultural Institute

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February 1, 2018 at the Mexican Cultural Institute

As part of its 2018 Music Series, La Música de México, the Mexican Cultural Institute is proud to present Dr. Francisco Castillo Trigueros. A composer of contemporary chamber, orchestral and electronic music from Mexico City, Dr. Trigueros will present a lecture on and recital of his recent work. Focusing on Electroacoustic Music, Sound Art, and Film, the presentation will include his "Canciones desde Xilitla", a film/audio reflexion on the surreal sculpture gardens built in the Mexican Huasteca by Edward James.


The 2018 Music Series is a connected and comprehensive program of concerts, conferences, and recitals with some of Mexico and the US's most renowned composers, musicians, and academics. Curated by Mexican musician and composer Carlos Sánchez-Gutiérrez (professor at the Eastman School of Music), the program will host an event on the first Thursday of every month from February to December of 2018. See full series calendar here.

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