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A Musical Journey through the Americas from Rio de Janeiro to New Orleans at the EC

  • January 23, 2020 (Thursday) 10:00am – 11:30am, Music Event: A Musical Journey through the Americas from Rio de Janeiro to New Orleans:  Paula Heusinkveld, Professor Emerita of Languages and Director, (piano/ keyboards) and Jorge Medina (guitars, vocals) met in 1990 in a sidewalk café in Xalapa, Veracruz, Mexico.  Their mutual interest in music led to romance and a rich musical collaboration that continues until today.  Their program will showcase a variety of rhythms and musical styles ranging from the Brazilian samba and bossa nova to Cuban dance rhythms, Mexican boleros, and New Orleans blues.  Those who attend are welcome to dance or sing along.

Thursday, January 23 at 10:00am to 11:30am

Emeritus College, Meeting Room 511 Westinghouse Road Pendleton, SC 29670

Event Type

Seminars, Special Events

Departments

Emeritus College, College of Architecture, Arts and Humanities, Performing Arts

Target Audience

Students, Faculty, Undergraduate

Website

https://www.clemson.edu/emerituscollege/

Cost

No cost

Contact Name:

Nicci Hanewald

Contact Phone:

864-656-3990

Contact Email:

nherman@clemson.edu

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