Cecilia Duarte, mezzo-soprano & Jesús Pacheco, percussion
Soloist in a Grammy-winning recording of the complete choral works of Maurice Duruflé and praised by the New York Times as “a creamy voiced mezzo-soprano," Cecilia Duarte is a versatile singer who specializes in early music and contemporary opera. Spanish percussionist Jesús Pacheco was born in Jerez de la Frontera. Jesús graduated from Sevilla’s Conservatory of Music in 2010. During his years in Sevilla, he acquired extensive orchestral experience as a percussionist and timpanist, and he performed with many orchestras, ensembles, and chamber groups across Europe.