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Arboleras, NYC, Nov 29

ArbolerasMemories of Spain


92nd Street Y
Thu, Nov 29, 2006, 8:00pm, Lexington Avenue
Kaufmann Concert Hall
Code: T-TC5JW12-01
Price: $30.00 All Sections / For tickets

Eliseo Parra García, vocals, oud, saz,
José Manuel Fraile Gil, vocals, percussion
Carmen Terrón Rodas, vocals
Francisco Ortega, violin
Susana Weich-Shahak, kanun, percussion

The ensemble Arboleras from Spain, which has long been devoted to Spanish folklore, offers a fresh take on traditional Ladino songs, exploring their Iberian and Middle Eastern roots and revealing their modern-day resonance.

Walter Zev FeldmanWalter Zev Feldman, known both for his scholarly contributions to Jewish Music history and for his performances and teaching of Jewish music and dance, is artistic director of "Music and Dance of Jewish Traditions: Songs of Love & Longing," a new series at NYC's 92nd St. Y this fall/winter.

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