Just a quick note to let you know about some upcoming events presenting world music in
1) WOMEN ROCK! A tribute to the talented women of
2) Rumba Flamenco
3) The Flamenco Opera House
4) Global Beats is not on the last Saturday this month but on the 24th instead! AVA Lounge
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Rumba Flamenco with Jose & Ricardo
Thursday, October 1st 8PM
In celebration of Hispanic Heritage Month, Gypsy Café and the Guitar Society of Fine Art welcome guitarist Ricardo Marlow and singer Jose Oretea for a special show to whet our flamenco appetite before the opening of "Spanish Day" The Flamenco Rock Opera, Saturday at the New Hazlett Theatre. (www.gsfapittsburgh.org)
Ricardo and Jose will play Rumba & Flamenco live in our intimate cafe starting at 8PM.
Join us after 6PM for a special Spanish-themed 3 Course Prix Fixe dinner and stay for the show, $30, or join us for any available seating after 9PM for $12 cover (and 2-drink minimum).
Spanish and South American cocktails by La Diabla!
Spanish Day – The Flamenco Rock Opera
Presented by Guitar Society of Fine Art & Flamenco
Saturday October 3rd, 8:00pm at the New Hazlett Theater. Tickets $35.00
Famed gypsy singer Inés Bacán, Arte y Pureza Flamenco Company, Band Sir Sultry & Bill Watterson Link Up For a Spectacular Performance
Spanish Day – The Flamenco Rock Opera brings to the stage renowned flamenco dancers and musicians from
The show’s aim is to unite rock n’ roll with all three elements of flamenco: dancing, singing and the guitar to create an evening where friendships, families and life experiences are explored, mourned, and celebrated onstage. This traditional flamenco troupe, based in
This flamenco/rock opera amalgam tells the story of a young man, Michael Miller, who leaves a broken musician's household in the
“We created Spanish Day – The Flamenco Rock Opera as an exploration of culture as we look upon two musical worlds thousands of miles apart,” said Margolis. “It demonstrates the beauty and importance of culture and ethnicity.”
Carla Andrea Leininger