HOLES IN THE SKY: with Mariam Adam and Magos Herrera
Pianist Lara Downes is joined by smoky-voiced” Mexican jazz vocalist Magos Herrera and Egyptian-Mexican clarinetist Mariam Adam in a program of music by women composers, celebrating her Sony Masterworks album Holes in the Sky.
“I want music that makes holes in the sky”
This concert-with-conversation features music by Clarice Assad, Layale Chaker, Maria Grever, Missy Mazzoli, Joni Mitchell, Angelica Negron, Florence Price, Nina Simone, Sarah Kirkland Snider and others, celebrating the power of female creativity and the women who inspire us to make holes in the sky.
Presented in support of PLAN International Because I Am A Girl, the youth-led, global movement for girls’ rights and gender equality.