Roger Thayer Stone Center For Latin American Studies

Tulane University

Welcome Reception for Cuarteto Latinoamericano

April 11th, 2016
6:00 PM

Consulate of Mexico in New Orleans
901 Convention Center Blvd.
Suite 118

The Consulate of Mexico in New Orleans invites you to welcome Cuarteto Latinoamericano, who are in New Orleans to perform at the Musical Excursions Program at the University of New Orleans. The welcome reception will be held on April 11th at 6 PM.

Cuarteto Latinoamericano is one of the world’s most renowned classical music ensembles, which has been a leading proponent of Latin American music for 30 years. Founded in Mexico in 1982, the Cuarteto has toured extensively throughout Europe, North and South America, Israel, China, Japan and New Zealand. They have premiered more than a hundred works written for them and they continue to introduce new and neglected composers to the genre. Winners of a 2012 Latin Grammy, they have been recognized with the Mexican Music Critics Association Award and three times received Chamber Music America/ASCAP’s “Most Adventurous Programming” Award.

For more information visit the event website

Mexico + People
Dan M. Healan
Professor Emeritus - Anthropology