EL SON DE LA NUEVA GENERACIÓN: CREATING NEW MUSIC WITH TRADITIONAL MEXICAN INSTRUMENTS
Friday, July 17, 2020, 7:00 pm PDT
For the past few years, a new generation of young, Mexican artists have been exploring the confluence of traditional rhythms, jazz and classical music. Music journalist Betto Arcos talks to three musicians who are at the forefront of this exciting new trend: Ik’Balam, requinto jarocho eléctrico; Pablo Emiliano, jarana tercera; and Vico Díaz, leona/bass. Hosted by Betto Arco, independent radio journalist. #EnCasaConLaPlaza
LA Plaza de Cultura y Artes
LA Plaza de Cultura y Artes—LA Plaza—is an institution of stories that makes known the role of Mexicans, Mexican Americans, and all Latinos in shaping the past, present, and future of Los Angeles. They share these stories through permanent and changing exhibits, educational initiatives, and a diverse range of public programming.