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Concert/Workshop: Hector Morales and the Afro-Peruvian Ensemble Oct. 22

  • 10/22/2012 | 7:30 PM – 9:00 PM
  • Location: Studzinski Recital Hall, Kanbar Auditorium
  • Event Type: Concert

Concert/Workshop: Hector Morales and the Afro-Peruvian Ensemble Oct. 22Percussionist Hector Morales and his group return to Bowdoin for an interactive concert, in which they will demonstrate the sultry rhythms of Afro-Peruvian land, festejo, and more.

The concert/workshop will present Hector's instructional book for musicians and music lovers, The Afro-Peruvian Percussion Ensemble-From the Cajon to the Drum-Set, giving basic background and history on the Afro-Peruvian percussive and musical tradition and providing an in-depth explanation of each of the instruments involved in the percussion ensemble. Attendees will be able to ask questions and purchase the book at a discounted price.

This event is brought to you in participation with Peru's state brand: MARCA PERU and with the collaboration of Pachamama Peruvian Arts. This event is supported in part by NALAC (National Association of Latino Arts and Culture) Fund for the Arts, the Ford Foundation, and Southwest Airlines.