Music Boxes, Toys and Found Sounds with Angélica Negrón: Q2 Spaces

Combining found sounds and toy instruments with electronics and orchestral instruments, the music of composer Angélica Negrón resonates with a sound at once chillingly futuristic and intimately nostalgic. Her compositions draw as much from the classical music tradition as they do from ambient music, visual art and the composer’s own Puerto Rican heritage. We visited Angélica at her apartment in Greenpoint, Brooklyn. More:

Video: Kim Nowacki & Alex Ambrose | Q2 Music.
Music: All music by Angélica Negrón.
“Aventuras en el Agua”
“Drawings for Meyoko”
“Remando en el Mismo Lugar”

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