Join us for a weekend of free-to-the-public programs featuring the Grammy award-winning Harlem Quartet
with pianist-composer Aldo López-Gavilán.
Film Screening and Discussion with award-winning film makers Marcia Jarmel & Ken Schneider
San Mateo Public Library, 55 W 3rd Avenue, San Mateo
Friday, October 29, 5-7 PM
Two Cuban-born brothers, both virtuoso musicians – pianist Aldo López-Gavilán and Harlem Quartet violinist Ilmar Gavilán – live on opposite sides of the geopolitical chasm that separates the U.S. and Cuba. Following their parallel lives in New York and Havana, Los Hermanos/The Brothers offers an amazingly heartfelt view of estranged nations through the lens of music and family. In English, with subtitles.
San Mateo Public Library
Saturday, October 30, 3 PM & 5 PM
A live Musical Conversation
Cuban pianist and composer Aldo López-Gavilán joins the Harlem Quartet for a musical program full of exuberance, color, and spirit in a happy marriage of classical perfection and virtuoso jazz. They will perform live selections from the upcoming Sunday night concert.
for the 3 PM performance
for the 5 PM performance
Registration is required for all San Mateo Public Library programs.
San Mateo Public Library – Oak Room
55 West 3rd Avenue, San Mateo
for event flyer.
These free-to-the-public events preview the opening concert of
Music at Kohl’s 39th season, Sunday, October 31 at 7 PM.