World Music Series: Ensamble Vientos del Sur

Event Date: 

Wednesday, October 26, 2016 - 12:00pm

Event Date Details: 

Event Location: 

  • UCSB Music Bowl

Event Price: 

Admission is free and the event is open to the public.

Event Contact: 

Adriane Hill
Marketing and Communications Manager
UC Santa Barbara Department of Music
(805) 893-3230

Ensamble Vientos del Sur performs "Rumba, Bolero, Cumbia, and more" as part of the World Music Series on Wednesday, October 26, 2016 at 12 p.m. in the UCSB Music Bowl. Admission is free! Santa Barbara-based Ensamble Vientos del Sur (Winds of the South Ensemble) performs a fusion of different Latin American styles such as rumba, bolero, and cumbia. Delighting audiences of Southern California for more than a decade, the band's contagious rhythms invite the audience to dance. Hugo Macario, Jose Elizarraraz, and Robert Gutierrez perform on guitar, charango, zampoñas, quena, cajon, and congas. Co-presented by the UCSB MultiCultural Center and the Ethnomusicology Program in the Department of Music.

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