The six member Sol y Canto, along with the Sweet Plantain String Quartet, combine and contrast Latin musical genres old and new in much the same way that immigrant culinary flavors and traditions are blended with the cuisine of a new land in Sabor y Memoria (Flavor and Memory): A Musical Feast in Seven Courses. In diverse rhythms from Latin America and the Caribbean, the musicians engage in a dialogue celebrating the diversity of Latin cultures and the ways they affect each other and the dominant culture in the process of assimilating to a new life in the United States.
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On Thursday, March 24, at 4 p.m. Sol y Canto, who will be performing the next night to close the 2010-11 Performing Arts Series, offers an engaging and participatory performance workshop on the roots of Latin American and Caribbean music. This event is free and open to the public and takes place in the McPherson [...]
Nationally celebrated pan-Latin musical group Sol y Canto, led by Rosi Amador '81 and her husband Brian, brings its multimedia musical suite Sabor y Memoria (Flavor and Memory): A Musical Feast in Seven Courses to Goodhart Hall on Friday, March 25, at 8 p.m. as part of Bryn Mawr's Performing Arts Series. The six-member Sol [...]