Afro-Cuban Musical Traditions: Lukumí Bàtá Concert
The Harvard Ed Portal
224 Western Avenue
Allston, MA 024134
Sat., Apr. 15, 2017, 6 – 8 p.m.
Join the Harvard Ed Portal for a free screening of Rumba Clave Blen Blen Blen, a compelling, fast-moving film about an exciting genre of music and dance! Highlighting the musical styling of rumba in New York City, the film follows ordinary people and famous musicians through the dances, drums, and clave rhythm of the genre. Learn more about the vibrant Afro-Cuban culture of the city and rumba’s African and Andalusian origins. The screening will be followed by a conversation with its director Aristides Falcon-Paradi.
Gazette Classification: Art/Design, Concerts, Music, Social Sciences
Cost: Free and open to the public
Ticket Web Link: bataconcert.eventbrite.com
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