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In Support of the Gaetana Enders Music Program at
Casita Maria Center for Arts & Education
The Gaetana Enders Music Program
Thanks to the vision and generosity of the late Gaetana Enders, Casita Maria’s Music Program was launched in 2010 to bring high quality music education to hundreds of children in the South Bronx. Today, over 250 children receive daily instruction in general music, violin, piano, voice and musical theater wherein they are taught the skills and dedication of the form, while enriching their lives with the joy of music.
Thursday, April 27, 2017
6 to 8 PM
The River Club
447 East 52nd Street
New York City
Special performance by Marcelo Guzzo, baritone
And Students of The Gaetana Enders Music Program
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To empower youth and their families by creating a culture of learning through high quality social, cultural, and educational opportunities.
Musicale 2017 Performer
Uruguayan Baritone Marcelo Guzzo is consid- ered one of the most prominent singers of his generation. The New York Times praised him as “strong and charming” and “idealistic.” He has performed under the baton of Placido Domingo with Andrea Bocelli, as well as Gustavo Dudamel in Wagner’s Tannhauser. He also lead the National USA Tour of the Tony Award-winning Lincoln Center production of South Pacific in the role of Emile De Becque. He made his debut at Walt Disney Hall LA in the new opera Oh my son. His sang his first National Broadcast on WQXR with the New York City Opera for the world premiere of De Deo by Prestini. Guzzo attended the Mannes College of Music in New York where he sang the title roles of Don Giovanni, Gianni Schicchi and Figaro in Le Nozze di Figaro. He studied at the Schools of the Arts in the College of Charleston, singing at the Piccolo Spoleto Festival. He also graduated from the National Lyric Arts School in Uruguay where he was declared the “Best Uruguayan Lyric Voice” at the Giuseppe Verdi International Singing Competition (2001). He has performed in numerous concerts and recitals throughout the United States, France, Italy, Spain, Israel and Uruguay.