Global Rhythms: Sandy Cressman and Homenagem Brasileira

Thursday, January 24, 2019
6:30 PM

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Take a journey around the world through music! From Latin rhythms and European folk melodies to African drumming, the Crocker's new Global Rhythms music series will have you dancing in your seat as you experience infectious beats and soulful melodies performed by acclaimed musicians from around the world. From Latin rhythms and European folk melodies to African drumming, the Crocker's new Global Rhythms music series will take you on an auditory journey around the world. Global Rhythm concerts take place in our Setzer Foundation Auditorium and are approximately 60 minutes long without an intermission. An audience Q&A session with the musicians will follow each concert.

The Brazilian sound of Sandy Cressman and her band Homenagem Brasileira (“homage to Brazil”) will have you moving in your seat, dreaming of the colors, spices, and electric energy of the Federative Republic's rich musical tradition. Of her brisk and alluring style, The San Francisco Observer exclaimed, “Cressman pours out her love for the delightfully sensuous and melodious Brazilian lyrics .”

Read Sandy's article about Brazilian music in "Downbeat" magazine here.

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Sandy Cressman - January 24

Quique Escamilla - February 28

Baba Ken & The Nigerian Brothers - March 28

Quarteto Nuevo - April 25

(Note: This performance replaces the previously schedule performers, Brasil Brazil)


Information

$10 Members
$20 Nonmembers
$30 Member Series Pass

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