The Latin American Cultural Union Celebrates the Hispanic Heritage Month with their FUSION CONCERT 2009. Featuring the Venezuelan Rhythm of Eddy Marcano and his Acoustic Quartet. Do not miss this opportunity to hear some of the finest music from Venezuela. Violin virtuoso Eddy Marcano is touring the USA and visiting Pittsburgh after an amazing sold out concert at the prestigious Carnegie Hall in NY City. Don't miss it. One night only.
Eddy Marcano and Cuarteto Acústico
...Eddy Marcano, Violin
...Gustavo Caruci, Guitar (Virtuoso guitarist)
...Héctor Molina, Cuatro (Great Cuatro Player, one of the best)
...Layo Puentes, Bass (Pittsburgh resident!)
Venezuelan Folk and Chamber Music
Eddy Marcano is an outstanding, multifaceted Venezuelan violinist with a long list of artistic accomplishments. Not only a concert soloist and chamber musician, he is also an ambassador for his country's folk music. He has toured extensively and performed as a concert soloist with some of Venezuela's most important orchestras, and his inspiring folk music performances have been acclaimed in international festivals in Europe and Latin America. Marcano is a Music Envoy to UNESCO for the creation of children's orchestras in Honduras, Mexico, Uruguay, Paraguay, and Guatemala and a professor of violin at the Conservatorio Simón Bolívar in Caracas.
LACU Members and Students $10
General admission $15
Church of the Redeemer
5700 Forbes Av. 15217
Wednesday October 21
tickets at www.lacunet.org