Hispania: A Concert Featuring Rumbarroco
Hispania: Spanish & Latin-American Music from the Past & the Present
A concert featuring Rumbarroco
In celebration of National Hispanic Heritage Month, the West Tisbury Library will be hosting a concert on Saturday, October 14th from 5-6pm featuring Rumbarroco, a Latin-Baroque Fusion Ensemble. This concert will showcase the musical connection and parallels between Spanish and Latin American music, both past and present. Rumbarroco is an exciting new musical venture of expert musicians conversant in Renaissance, Baroque, and Afro-Latin music from Spain and Latin America. The composers highlighted in this performance will be Ortiz, Murcia, Soler, & Narváez, and will include examples of Venezuelan joropo and Mexican son styles, especially in the selections La Lloroncita, Fandanguito, and the best known, La Bamba. This concert is made possible by the generous support of the West Tisbury Library Foundation and the Friends of the West Tisbury Library. Refreshments will be served. This event is free and open to the public.