New Music Works DIA de los MUERTOS/DAY of the DEAD Music & Dance Performance

Rio Theatre 1205 Soquel Ave, Santa Cruz, CA

A musical celebration honoring souls of the departed. Music by living and late composers. Interweaving of traditional songs, dances and rituals from Mexico, Colombia, and the United States. Bring keepsakes to add to our special Dia de los Muertos Altar. NMW Ensemble, Philip Collins, Director Guest Artist: The Cabrillo Latin Music Ensemble, Michael Strunk, Director


New Music Works Piano Reverie, Sarah Cahill, Solo Piano Recital

Peace United Church 900 High St., Santa Cruz, CA

A midday Valentine rendezvous of resonant sensuality. Modern day keyboard serenades, performed by one of the foremost interpreters of contemporary keyboard repertoire. A showing of Valentine's artwork by the children of Santa Cruz Art Studio! Truffles from Donnelly Chocolates!

$10 – $20

New Music Works Presents “Angel’s Steps”, Sarah Cahill, solo piano

Peace United Church 900 High St., Santa Cruz, CA

New Music Works Presents Solo Pianist Sarah Cahill, “the doyenne of contemporary keyboard music" will perform in a concert titled "Angel's Steps", an exploration of experimental and adventurous 20th century music. Sarah was recently called “a sterling pianist and an intrepid illuminator of the classical avant-garde” by The New York Times and has commissioned, premiered, […]

$17 – $23