Posts Tagged 'Latin American Music'

The Original Sound of Cumbia

The sound of Colombia’s Caribbean coastline, cumbia is one of Latin America’s most outstanding popular music forms. This influential genre had a major impact on overseas salsa, as well as certain styles of Mexican music, and inspired large audiences in

DEC
2

Hatun Machu Picchu @ Bolívar Hall

A Celebration of Andean heritage and culture featuring puppetry, poetry, music and dance. Performers include Fernando Torres, Sofia Buchuck, Cameron McBride, Jose Navarro, Alex Alfaro, as well as special guests. There will be a homage to Javier Heraud and songs

NOV
24

Mauricio Velasierra @ The Forge

Mauricio Velasierra offers up a masterclass in Latin folk and jazz music, featuring his own distinctive flute playing as well as a quintet that includes cello, upright bass, drums, charango, tiple and his own assortment of flutes and pipes. The

Morgan Szymanski Solo Recital

A recital by multi-award winning guitarist Morgan Szymanski with a feast of old and new works from Latin America.

soUndameriKa Live Presents Cartagena de Indias 200 Years Independence

soUndameriKa is a new event supporting local bands and artists promoting Latin American music and culture. This particular event celebrates the bicentennial of Cartagena de Indias in Colombia and Ecuador’s Fiesta of Mama Negra, and features live music from Cumbe,

twenty21: Iberian & Latin American Music

twenty21 challenges expectations of live performance. Juxtaposing the theatrical with the absurd and the spiritual with the mundane, their repertoire is chosen to entertain as well as enlighten. In this concert twenty21 take you on a musical journey to explore

NOV
7

Wara + Ruby and the Vines + Fur @ The Roundhouse

Three of London’s fiinest Latin music exponents are appearing at the Roundhouse on November 7th. If you were hoping for a tailor-made introduction to London’s Latin music scene you couldn’t ask for a better line-up than this. Ware, Ruby and

NOV
2

Ana Tijoux @ Favela Chic

One of the most respected rappers in Latin America, Ana Tijoux burst out of Chile with her 2009 album 1977. It’s mix of classic hip-hop beats, personal lyrics and Ana’s irresistible flow earnt it a North American release. She comes

OCT
25

Mauricio Velasierra @ Favela Chic

Mauricio Velasierra is a flautist, an inventor and an improviser. He mixes Latin American melodies, Andean rhythms and an element of surprise, brought about by his love of jazz improv. He’s an expect on the flute, an instrument which he

OCT
20

Babasónicos @ Brixton JAMM

Babasonicos are visiting the UK for the very first time! They ae one of Latin Rock’s most successful and infliential bands, having released almost 20 albums since forming in the early 90s. They have won countless awards and even recorded