Unicamente la Verdad

Carmen Tellez during rehearsal of "Unicamente la Verdad" (2008)

A Border Crossing Video-Opera (2008) (World Premiere)http://music.indiana.edu/lamc/performances%20and%20events/past%20productions/opera/unicamente%20la%20verdad/index.html

Video Clip of Unicamente La Verdad by composer Gabriela Ortiz and visual artist Rubén Ortiz Torres: http://www.youtube.com/user/iulamc

About Dr. Carmen Helena Tellez: http://carmentellez.com/

Other performances:

PASSION with Tropes by Don Freund an Immersive and Interactive Production, Concept and Musical Direction by
Carmen Helena Téllez (May 20-21, 2011) http://blogs.music.indiana.edu/passionwithtropes/

Festival Latinoamericano de Música de Caracas (2010) Interview with Dr. Carmen Helena Tellez during the participation of the Indiana University Contemporary Vocal Ensemble at the “Décimo Sexto Festival Latinoamericano de Música” in Caracas, Venezuela.  http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pxXHn0fPaFc&feature=related

Ainadamar : An Opera in Three images by Osvaldo Golijov (2007) (Collegiate Premiere) ; Indiana University Contemporary Vocal Ensemble, Latin American Popular Music Ensemble, and Chamber Orchestra. Production and Music Director: Carmen Helena Téllez

Video Clip of Ainadamar: http://www.youtube.com/user/iulamc

Other Activities:

Aguavá New Music Studio Carmen Helena Téllez, founder http://www.aguava.com/

Sound Recordings

Available for listening online at the Cook Music Library with authorized login (Access information is provided on your registration packets under Variations System Access):

1) Title: Ainadamar = The fountain of tears : an opera in three images / [music by] Osvaldo Golijov ; libretto by David Henry Hwang.

Series: Program / Indiana University Jacobs School of Music ; 2007-2008, no. 186

Performer: Meghan Dewald, as Margarita ; Suna Avci, as Nuria ; Wayne Hu, as Lorca ; Ulises Solano, as Death or Ruiz Alonso ; Steven Hrycelak, as Tripaldi ; Kevin Necciai, as the school teacher ; Jerome Sibulo, as the bullfighter ; Sarah Fox, Alize Rozsnyai, Yuriria Rodriguez, as the Rosales women ; Indiana University Contemporary Vocal Ensemble ; Indiana University Chamber Orchestra ; Latin American Popular Music Ensemble ; Carmen Helena Téllez, conductor.

Recording info.: Recorded on October 11, 2007, Auer Concert Hall, Indiana University, Bloomington.

Contents: Water and horse prelude (2:38) — Image I : Mariana (22:37) — Image II : Federico (29:09) — [Interlude de balazos y lamento por la muerte de Federico] (1:19) — Image III : Margarita (23:50)

Sound recording:

URL: [Bloomington]  http://purl.dlib.indiana.edu/iudl/iucat/vaa6478 (Available to authorized users of the Variations System)

Program: http://purl.dlib.indiana.edu/iudl/variations/program/vaa6478

2) Title: A concert of vocal and choral works of Juan Orrego-Salas on his 80th birthday [sound recording].

Series: Program / Indiana University School of Music ; 1998-1999, no. 1062

Performer: Elzbieta Szmyt, harp (5th work) ; Eugenia Moliner, flute (5th work) ; Indiana University Women’s Chorus, Leonardo Panigada, conductor (7th work) ; Indiana University Contemporary Vocal Ensemble, Carmen Helena Téllez, conductor.

Recording info.: Recorded on April 26, 1999, Auer Concert Hall, Indiana University, Bloomington.

Contents: Two choral pieces: Romance a lo divino, op. 7 ; Villancico, op. 6 (4:40) — Three songs for voice and guitar in the popular style, on poems by Pablo Neruda: Oda al aire ; Oda a la cebolla ; Oda al pan (4:50) — El alba del alheli, for soprano and piano on poems by Rafael Alberti, op. 29. Prólogo ; El pregón ; La gitana ; El pescador sin dinero ; Madrigal del peine perdido (14:00) — Romances pastorales, for chorus a cappella, op. 10 (9:27) — Garden songs, for soprano, flute, viola and harp, op. 47 (10:50) — Madrigales, for chorus a cappella, op. 62 (9:32) — Alboradas, for women chorus and ensemble (1965) (12:33).

Sound recording:

URL: [Bloomington] http://purl.dlib.indiana.edu/iudl/iucat/ALG3227 (Available to authorized users of the Variations System)

3) Title: Words and music concert [sound recording]

Series: Program / Indiana University School of Music ; 1994-1995, no. 25

Performer: Various soloists and instrumentalists ; Carmen Tellez, conductor (in the 3rd work) ; Indiana University Contemporary Vocal Ensemble, Daniel Cole (in the 1st work), Tina Bakowsky [i.e. Bakowski] (in the 5th work), conductors.

Recording info.: Recorded on July 2, 1994.

Notes: An Inter-American composition workshop presented by the Latin American Music Center with the support of the School of Music and the Office of Creative Arts Exchange Program of the United State Information Agency.

Contents: [v. 1] Alvaro Villa: in memoriam (1991) / Andrés Posada (12:46) — Cantos de advenimiento (1948) / Juan Orrego-Salas (11:23) — [v. 2] Biografía mínima de Salvador Allende, op. 85 (1983) (5:13) ; Canciones castellanas, op. 20 (1947) / Juan Orrego-Salas (17:15) — [v. 3] Elegía a la muerte de Atahualpa (1993) / Williams Panchi (9:21).

Sound recording:

URL: [Bloomington]  http://purl.dlib.indiana.edu/iudl/iucat/AEP3729 (Available to authorized users of the Variations System)

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