Cultural Appreciation Series: Afro-Cuban Jazz
March 27, 2019
1:30 pm-3:30 pm
Latin American Cultural Center
UMass Amherst Campus
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.