A Modern Folk Fiesta

The New Mexico Highlands University Madrigal Choir presents A Modern Folk Fiesta concert Nov. 21, at 3 p.m., in Ilfeld Auditorium.  The concert features folk music from Spain, Ireland, Germany, the Philippines, Canada, Russia, France, Africa, China, Israel and India, as well as American pieces. 

The concert will feature several pieces composed by Linda Beck of Las Vegas.


Andre Garcia-Nuthmann, the university’s director of choral programs, will direct the concert. Music faculty member Linda King will accompany on piano.  Other accompanists include guitarist Roberto Capocchiand flutist Billie Matthews will also accompany for the concert.


Ticket prices are $10 for the general public, and $5 for seniors and Highlands University staff. Students with ID are free.