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Bembé’s Learning from the Masters: Bomba Puertorriqueña Series
November 6 @ 2:30 pm – 5:30 pm CST
Bembé’s “Learning from the Masters” was created to pass on Afro-Latino musical traditions directly from cultural elders and masters to Milwaukee cultural arts educators and the greater community through oral and cultural praxis. Learning From the Masters brings master artists-in-residence from the African Diaspora to Milwaukee for 8-10 week residencies.
Join us as we welcome back our artist-in-residence, Alberto “Beto” Torrens for a series of workshops on Afro-Puerto Rican musical tradition, Bomba Puertorriqueña!
Sunday, October 30th, 2:30-5:30pm: Bomba Sica Rhythm and Variations
Sunday, November 6th, 2:30-5:30pm: Bomba Yuba Rhythm and Variations
Sunday, November 13th, 2:30-5:30pm: Bomba de Mayagüez y Loíza (Holande, Rule, Seis Corrido Rhythms)
Sunday, November 20th, 2:30-5:30pm: Bomba Song y Maraca
Other Upcoming LFM Workshops
Sunday, December 4th, 2:30-5:30pm: Afro-Cuban Musical Traditions, Rumba Complex
Monday, December 12th, 6:00-9:00pm: Plena Puertorriqueña
Register for one workshop or ALL upcoming workshops in the series for a discounted price at www.proyectobembe.org/masters