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The Mexican Cultural Institute presents Julio Estrada's Ensemble Yuunohui

  • Mexican Cultural Institute 2829 16th Street Northwest Washington, DC, 20009 United States (map)

Fonema is proud to present the world premiere of Yuunohui'sa the final piece in Mexican composer Julio Estrada’s monumental work, the Yuunohui cycle. Yuunohui’sa was commissioned with the friendly support of the Ernst von Siemens Foundation. The program also features an exceprt from Estrada’s opera Murmullos de Páramo, “Mictlan”, as well as a rarely heard work by Argentinian composer Graciela Paraskevaídis (Sin ir más lejos) and Pabo Chin’s Three Burials. We are grateful for the support of the Mexican Cultural Institute of Washington D.C. for presenting and supporting this performance.

Three Burials – Pabo Chin
Ensemble Yuunohui: Yuunohui’sa’ehecatl’nahui’tlapoa – Julio Estrada
Mictlan – Julio Estrada
Sin ir más lejos – Graciela Paraskevaidís