Soprano María Brea and pianist Colby Charnin live in recital,
Saturday, November 28, 5:00 PM.

Maria Brea and Colby Charnin, photo credit Maria Eliana Brea

The incandescent Venezuelan soprano María Brea returns to VPR with an intimate song recital, streamed live from home, accompanied by her husband, pianist Colby Charnin. The program will include traditional Sephardic songs on the themes of love and courtship, songs of longing by Debussy and Bachelet, magical songs by Mendelssohn and Lazar Weiner, lullabies by Federico Ruiz, Antonio Estevez, and Isaac Reingold, and the unforgettable and heartbreaking “Gracias a la vida” by Violeta Parra.

The concert was presented live on YouTube
Sunday, November 28 at 5:00 PM and is available to watch after the livestream at this link


GRACIAS A LA VIDA is sponsored, in part, by the Greater New York Arts Development Fund of the New York City Department of Cultural Affairs, administered by Brooklyn Arts Council (BAC).