Huarango - Afro-Peruvian Concert
Huarango is a contemporary proposal of Afro-Peruvian music with influences of jazz, classical and funk. Anchored in the strong presence of Afro-Peruvian percussion: Cajon, Cajita and Quijada de Burro (donkeys jawbone); instruments that are part of the history of this population and have manifested themselves as symbols of resistance for African descendants in Peru.
Pierr Padilla (Peru) - performer
Javier Trujillo (Peru) - guitar
Kyla Danysh (USA) - violin
Pedro Rosales (Peru) - percussion
Alex Farrell (USA) - bass guitar & double bass.
ABOUT THE ARTIST:
Huarango is a new musical project born in the city of Oakland, California, based in Afro-Peruvian musical roots and the cultural heritage of its people. Huarango has the purpose of being an agent of diffusion of Afro-Peruvian culture in the San Francisco Bay Area.
East Side Arts Alliance Cultural Center (View)
2277 International Blvd
Oakland, CA 94606
|Kid Friendly: Yes!|
|Dog Friendly: No|
|Wheelchair Accessible: Yes!|