Discipline: Music Composition

Armando Bayolo

Discipline: Music Composition
Region: Laurel, MD
MacDowell Fellowships: 2018

Armando Bayolo completed work on Los Caprichos, an evening length work in 80 miniatures after Francisco de Goya's eponymous 1799 collection of etchings. The premiere of the concert version will be presented by Great Noise Ensemble in Washington, DC in April, 2019. Performances of the staged version, developed in conjunction with the Arcturus Theater Company will be presented in the spring, 2019.


Van Zorn (formerly Kirby)

Armando Bayolo worked in the Van Zorn (formerly Kirby) studio.

Constructed thanks to a bequest from Sarah L. Kirby, Kirby Studio was the last new building to be erected during Mrs. MacDowell’s leadership (1907-1951). The load-bearing masonry walls were laid by local mason Augustus Beaulieu atop a fieldstone foundation. A 1995 renovation preserved the brick fireplace with wooden mantel and…

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