30th Anniversary Season 2016—2017  The Placitas Artists Series is a 501(c)(3) not-for-profit organization. This project is made possible in part by New Mexico Arts, a division of the Department of Cultural Affairs,  and the National Endowment for the Arts.

November 20th Concert Details

Piano and Strings Duo, Trio, and Quartet Please note this concert begins at 6 p.m. Willy Sucre, viola Ivonne Figueroa, piano     Guillermo Figueroa, violin James Holland, cello Program Information and Notes
Violist Willy Sucre is a member of the New Mexico Philharmonic and is the driving force behind the "Willy Sucre & Friends" concerts. Born in La Paz, Bolivia, Sucre studied at the Conservatorio Nacional de Música in La Paz; Colby College Chamber Music Institute in Waterville, Maine; Mannes School of Music in New York; and the Peabody Conservatory in Baltimore, Maryland. read more Guillermo Figueroa is artistic director of The Figueroa Music and Arts Project, an innovative organization that combines music with other art forms. He is the new music director and conductor of the Lynn Philharmonia and is also music director of the Music in the Mountains Festival in Durango, Colorado. read more Ivonne Figueroa began her musical studies at the age of five with her father Guillermo, her aunts Carmelina and Angelina, and her uncle Narciso Figueroa, members of Puerto Rico’s most distinguished musical family. read more Cellist James Holland is a native of Pensacola, Florida. He holds degrees in cello performance from the University of Alabama and the Eastman School of Music. For two years, James was a member of the New World Symphony, a Miami-based training orchestra under the direction of Michael Tilson Thomas. read more
November Concert is Generously Sponsored by Silver Sponsor Dianna & John Shomaker
Our 30th Anniversary Season