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A Caribbean Mass — June 2-3, 2018

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The traditional mass and the writings of St. Francis of Assisi combine with the languages and musical styles of the melting pot culture that is the Caribbean in Glenn McClure's St. Francis in the Americas: A Caribbean Mass.

This sweeping musical tapestry expertly showcases the diversity and artistry of International Voices Houston — 130 singers from over 30 countries who speak nearly 40 languages. Conducted by Mark Vogel and accompanied by Paul Butt on piano, the fourteen-movement work features percussion, the steel drums of The Texas PanArt Ensemble, and mezzo-soprano Cecilia Duarte.

Tickets in advance: $25 — general admission; $20 — seniors 65 or better, students, youth under 19. Tickets at the door: $30 — all tickets. Tickets available at MATCH.

Praise for Cecilia Duarte

Praised by The New York Times as "A creamy voiced mezzo-soprano," Mexican born, Cecilia is a versatile singer that has performed around the world performing different music styles, from jazz, to classical and contemporary music.

Read about A Caribbean Mass in The Houston Chronicle and culturemap Houston.

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Paul Butt, accompanist, and Mark Vogel, artistic director of International Voices Houston.

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