Congratulations to Uruguayan guitarist Sebastián Caldas on the release of his Tango/Candombe album “Nowruz.” Liner notes by Marco. Order here.
“Tempo do Brasil,” the new recording by Marc Regnier, will be released on June 9 on Reference Recordings. Marco wrote the album’s liner notes and joined Marc Regnier in Sergio Assad’s “Tres Cenas Brasileiras.” Pre-order on Amazon here.
Congratulations to Hermelindo Ruiz for rediscovering the Puerto Rican dances of Juan F. Acosta (1890-1968). Marco is featured on two dances in the CD: Un Atraco and De Pura Cepa. You can buy the CD here.
Marco was invited by the Pittsburgh Concert Society for an Alumni Recital, sharing the stage with baritone Liam Bonner.
Marco was featured as part of a concert of Puerto Rican dances by Juan F. Acosta, arranged by Hermelindo Ruiz Mestre.
March was a busy month, first performing Vivaldi and Villa-Lobos concerti with the Indianapolis Chamber Orchestra under the baton of Mtro. Gil Jardim, followed by solo concerts and masterclasses at Wallace Community College (Dothan, AL), the Seven-Hills Guitar Series/Florida State University (Tallahassee, FL), and the University of Central Florida (Orlando). Thanks to all who made that possible!
Many thanks to the Regina Symphony Orchestra for hosting Marco this past weekend. Marco performed Joaquin Rodrigo’s Concierto de Aranjuez under the baton of Mtro. Victor Sawa. The review by the Leader Post is available here.
Many thanks to Arie Lipsky/Ashland Symphony Orchestra and Stephen Aron/the University of Akron for hosting Marco recently. Here, the weekend recounted by Stephen Aron.
On October 11, 2013, at 8 pm EST, Marco will join the Yale Guitars in Woolsey Hall, in a Celebration Concert, part of President Peter Salovey’s inauguration weekend. On the program, Folguedo by Celso Machado and Concerto RV 549, No 1 by Antonio Vivaldi. Broadcast live on the Yale University YouTube Channel!
Marco will be featured in Marc Regnier’s upcoming album of Brazilian chamber works. More info coming up.
In the picture, sound-check at Skywalker Sound in California.