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Cultural Appreciation Series: Afro-Cuban Jazz

Event Details

March 27, 2019
1:30 pm-3:30 pm

Latin American Cultural Center

UMass Amherst Campus

Handicap access available
Free admission
Latinx American Cultural Center

An internationally acclaimed musician, Jane Bunnett is known for her creative integrity, improvisational daring, and courageous artistry. Her exploration of Afro-Cuban melodies expresses the universality of music, and her ability to embrace and showcase the rhythms and culture of Cuba has been ground-breaking. Her band, Maqueque, is comprised of female musicians, all from Cuba.

Come to the Latinx American Cultural Center to participate in a conversation/discussion about their music covering Afro-Cuban  jazz roots, musical history, cultural traditions  and heritage.  

Event Category

Diversity Other Music