Nuestra Historia, Nuestro Fuego (Our Story, Our Fire)

Por Leonor Falcón y Paula Shocron

Trabajo audiovisual realizado en el marco de Mutual Mentorship for Musicians durante los meses de abril y mayo de 2022.


Leonor Falcón: viola, voices
Paula Shocron: piano, voices

Piano recorded on May 7th, 2022 at the Auditorio Nicolas Casullo of the National University of Quilmes, Argentina by students of the “Recording and Editing” class – belonging to Technical Associate degrees in Musical Creation, Musical Production and New Technologies, Bachelor’s degrees in Electroacoustic Mediums and Music and Technology-. Prof. Ero Pesquero.

Viola recorded on May 8th, 2022 at Douglass Recording Studio in Brooklyn, New York by Chris Gilroy.

Voices and images of the streets were documented at the March 8th, 2022 demonstration in Buenos Aires, Argentina by Paula Shocron
Other images were taken in the neighborhood of Washington Heights, Manhattan, NYC by Leonor Falcón Video editing by Paula Shocron.

Co-commissioned by Mutual Mentorship for Musicians (M³), Doris Duke Charitable Foundation, and New Music USA, made possible by annual program support and/or endowment gifts from Helen F. Whitaker Fund, The Aaron Copland Fund for Music, Inc., The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation, Francis Goelet Charitable Lead Trusts, Fidelity Foundation, The Rodgers & Hammerstein Foundation, Anonymous.

Special thanks to NYC Winter Jazzfest, Brice Rosenbloom, South Arts, Sara Donnelly, mediaThe foundation, Nancy & Joe Walker, Kenneth Rainin Foundation, Moy Eng, CRS (Center for Remembering & Sharing), Christopher Pelham, Arlene and Larry Dunn, Brooklyn Music School, Emily Bookwalter, and M³’s fiscal sponsor New York Foundation for the Arts.