Fiestas & Fandangos: From the Old Iberia and the New World
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Fiesta and Fandango presents a festive continuum of dance music from Spain and South America, from the Renaissance to modern times, performed on period and folk instruments.
This program features Iberoamerican dances and song-dances such as folias, the jácaras and the fandango from the Renaissance to the present. The continuum of music spans the Spanish early Cancioneros (songbooks) in old Iberia, to contemporary folk and popular music from South America, and contradanzas and dances from Mexico, Venezuela, and Colombia. Performers will switch from the European viola da gamba and Renaissance guitar to the Venezuelan cuatro and percussion to illustrateView more
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