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Learning from the Masters – Summer 2023 Series
May 24 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm CDT
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.
Learn about the traditions of Afro-Puerto Rican Bomba y Plena, Afro-Cuban Rumba and Bata, including history, percussion, cantos/coros (song) and more with Bembé’s LFTM Artist-in-Residence, Alberto “Beto” Torrens of San Juan, Puerto Rico!
Location: Escuela Verde, 3628 W. Pierce St., Milwaukee 53215
MORE INFO & REGISTER: proyectobembe.org/masters
This project is supported in part by a grant from the Wisconsin Arts Board with funds from the State of Wisconsin and the National Endowment for the Arts.