The Friends of Vermeule Mansion, Inc, (FOVM) will present their popular Music at the Mansion concert series on Sunday, Nov 3rd, 2019 at 3:00 pm in the Vermeule Mansion at the corner of 614 Greenbrook Road and Clinton Avenue, in North Plainfield. Come hear a wonderful program of classical guitar with Carlos Cuestas.
Born in the Colombia, Cuestas is an active performer based in New York City. His musical versatility has allowed him to perform as a soloist and in chamber, orchestral, and traditional music ensembles on different plucked instruments in the United States, Mexico, Colombia and Japan (2020) As a continuo player, Mr. Cuesta has participated in numerous projects including opera and oratorio productions in New York City, New Jersey, Boston, Philadelphia, Seattle, and San Francisco. Mr.. Cuestas is a PhD Candidate in Ethnomusicology at the City University of New York, at the Graduate Center researching the effects of environmental change in the poetic and musical practice of son jarocho.
Light refreshments will be offered and admission is free. Donations are gratefully accepted. The Friends of Vermeule Mansion Inc, (FOVM) is a non-profit organization promoting the history of North Plainfield and arts and culture in the community. For more information, contact Johanna Salvemini at 908-755-8098.