Las Cruces, NM – On this edition of PUENTES a la comunidad, bridges to the community, host Emily Guerra met with El Paso Pro-Musica Executive Director, Felipa Solis, to talk about special events in Las Cruces and El Paso dedicated to honor the El Paso shooting victims, families, caregivers, first responders and all who worked tirelessly to save lives during the enormous tragedy on Saturday morning, August 3rd.
In El Paso, "The Herrera Group" will host “An Evening with Zuill Bailey” on Thursday, August 15th at 6 p.m. at 1011 North Mesa. All proceeds will be dedicated to the El Paso Shooting Victim’s Fund, epcf.org/victims.
In Las Cruces, “Hotel Encanto de Las Cruces” provides a gift of music from Spain to the community with “Spanish Nights” (Encanto en España) on Friday, August 16th from 5 p.m. to 6 p.m. in Azul Lounge. El Paso Pro-Musica’s Artistic Director and Grammy Award Winning Cellist, Zuill Bailey will be joined by Pianist Alfredo Oyaguez Montero from Spain, Violinist Helen Kim and Violist Ethan Filner.
The artists are then performing in El Paso, Saturday, August 17th at 6:00 p.m. at UTEP’s Fox Fine Arts Recital Hall with a full concert - SummerFest ’19 “Spanish Nights.” More information is available at 915-747-8163, at elpasopromusica.org and on Facebook.