Portrait concert at Rolex Arts Weekend
in Mexico City
A portrait concert of Vasco Mendonça will open the biennial Rolex Arts Weekend - whose 2014-2015 edition will take place in Mexico City. The program features Three Settings of Larkin, for baritone and piano; Boys of Summer, for mezzo and piano trio; and the world premiere of Fight|Flight|Freeze, for ensemble and electronics - as well as Kaija Saariaho´s Lichtbogen. Performed by baritone Edward Grint, mezzo-soprano Susan Platts, and acclaimed Mexican ensemble Cepromusic, conducted by Jose Luis Castillo.