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JAMBE Presents DUENDE – Amor Gitano
September 15 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Admission $10. With student ID $5.
Kids 12yrs and under FREE!
CHICO CHAVEZ Productions & JAMBE (Jazz from Americas and Beyond)
JAMBE is a monthly jazz series exploring jazz from the world by local Minneapolis world jazz ensembles.
A delicious night of Spanish Romance music / The Bolero jewels and Gypsy Roots from the soul.
Una deliciosa noche de Musica Romantica en Espanol, Las joyas del Bolero y Raices del Alma Gitana.
Opening will be North Central University’s Jazz Workshop Ensemble.
CHICO CHAVEZ was born in Lima, Peru in the bohemian, artistic and popular neighborhood of Monserrat “Cuartel Primero”.
Since childhood, he studied and learned a wide variety of rhythms, music styles, and percussion instruments. His creative and innovative technique, philosophy along with his performance expression is the result of many years of experience, performance, and studies with the master Afro-Peruvian musicians from the “Old School”. CHICO’s dedication to learn and explore roots music and world rhythms show in his unique sounds. He currently lives in Minneapolis, Minnesota. CHICO performs, teaches, records and produces with many national and international talents, from; Africa, Europe, Latin & North America, as well as, many well known local artists. Some of CHICO’S accomplishments are; film festivals, theatres, directing contemporary jazz projects with fresh tendencies and leading percussion circles. CHICO takes pride in educating and transforming elements to create a new generation of performers. “He has a spiritual relation with the percussion and drums, the sound of his hands is a poem to the life.” Viceversa Magazine.
Curated by Peter Shu
Available via live stream at www.facebook.com/petershumusic