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ACTIVITIES

2019

SUM TOTAL OF ACTIVITIES 2000 - 2019

304 concerts
432 field trips
105 presentations
16 master classes
10 exhibits
4 restorations or repairs
12 international festivals

FIELD TRIPS TO DOCUMENT AND CONSERVE THE ORGANS

January 23 - San Matías Jalatlaco,
January - May various visits - Basílica de la Soledad
January 29, April 15 - Oaxaca Cathedral

CONCERTS

February 4 – Organ concert of Oaxacan folk music in Tlacolula, presented by IOHIO organists Jesús González, Isaí Guzmán, Noé Juárez, Javier Mendoza, Joel Vásquez, and Cicely Winter, with Valentín Hernández, percussion.

February 17 - Organ concert in Tlacochahuaya presented by Elisa Freixo (Brazil).

                 

February 22 – Organ concert of Oaxacan folk music in Zautla in celebration of the 420° anniversary of the founding of the town, presented by IOHIO organists Jesús González, Isaí Guzmán, Javier Mendoza, Joel Vásquez, and Cicely Winter, with Valentín Hernández, percussion.

March 15 - Organ concert in Jalatlaco presented by David Furniss (USA).

                 

April 16 (Holy Tuesday) - Organ and choral concert in the Oaxaca Cathedral to culminate the procession of the standards and banners of the confraternity Santísimo Rosario of the Archdiocese of Oaxaca, in collaboration with the Department of Culture and Tourism of the Oaxaca municipal government; presented by the choir of the “Instituto de Formación Musical Maurice Ravel” directed by Pierre-Arnaud Le Guérinel with soloists Alejandra Esqueda, soprano, Mara Picacho Martínez, contralto, Felipe Espinosa Olmedo, Ricardo Rodys and Joel Vásquez, bass baritones; Sócrates Juárez Urbieta, violín; and Cicely Winter, organ.

May 3 (Día de la Santa Cruz) – Organ concert of sacred music in Yanhuitlán in honor of the venerated saint “El Señor de Ayuxi”; presented by IOHIO organists Jesús González, Isaí Guzmán, Joel Vásquez, and Cicely Winter.

                     

PRESENTATIONS

February 11 – Cicely Winter, "Oaxaca Folk Music, Wind Bands, and Pipe Organs", Oaxaca Lending Library.

ORGAN AND PIANO LESSONS

Cicely Winter gives weekly organ lessons in the Jalatlaco and other churches to five local students.
Pierre-Arnaud Le Guérinel gives weekly piano lessons to two IOHIO organ students and harmony classes to three, with partial scholarships from the IOHIO.

                   

CONTINUING EDUCATION

Jan. 30 -31 – Visits to restored organs with organ scholars Kerala Snyder and Lynn Edwards.

May 24 - Visit to restored organs with organists Jason Alden and Graham Schultz and guitarrist Sam Swank (Dallas, Texas).