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Sea chanteys add high note to WhaleFest

...said. "Popular songs of the era - minstrel songs - songs from other lands, from the people on board the vessels: Afro-Cuban, Afro-American, Native American, Hawaiian."Sineti knows hundreds of tunes, and varies his Sitka show every...
Latin Jazz Project resumes at the Silverbow

...month, possibly the 21st and 28th. In the meantime, The Project, a year-old experiment in Latin jazz based in Afro-Cuban and Afro-Peruvian styles, is headed for this weekend's Southeast Alaska State Fair in Haines. "Mostly it's...
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...before continuing to the Southeast Alaska State Fair in Haines. The group, a combination of funk, jazz, rock, Afro-Cuban and world styles, has played in town a few times in the past year, most recently in May. They formed in 2000 with...
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This Week Briefs

...heard in quite some time," wrote Mick Skidmore in Relix Magazine. "The band draws on an array of influences, from Afro-Cuban, jazz and singer-songwriters, wrapping it all in a complex web of acoustic and electric guitar, intricate jazz...
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Juneau Empire Story Archive

...dances with guest bands and callers. Friday night is more electric, with salsa, rock, blues, swing, county and Afro-Cuban rhythm styles featured. Saturday will be contras and squares, with the guest artists performing. All the dances are...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...Juneau: (Russell Sandstrom, Mike Stanley, Albert McDonnell, Mike Fieldhouse, Marc Ramonda) Delicious blend of Afro-Cuban, Latino and Brazilian ingredients served up caliente! 12 a.m. - The Bobb Family Band of Juneau: (Bob Banghart...
Native tradition meets jazz innovation: Native Jazz Quartet to perform Friday

...favorite Tlingit lullabies, called "The Hook Song," while playing a drum. In the dream he then began drumming an Afro-Cuban rhythm while continuing to sing. The singing and the drumming melded perfectly."I woke up the next day and said...
Arts & Culture Calendar

...Restaurant. Details: 780-2221. Afro-Cuban dance class with Antonio Diaz...Six-week class will focus on three Afro-Cuban dances: Yambu, Guaguanco and Columbia...Rumba-Flemenco from Spain and other Afro-Cuban ceremonial dances. For ages 14 to...
JDU to offer Afro-Cuban dance

...Instructor Antonio Diaz will teach Afro-Cuban dance from 5-6:30 p.m. each...6-week class will focus on three Afro-Cuban dances: Yambu, Guaguanco, and...Rumba-Flemenco from Spain and other Afro-Cuban ceremonial dances. The class is...

...Hotel & Bar, downtown. Details: 586-1000. Jeff Tassin at the Red Dog Saloon. Details, 463-3658. SATURDAY Afro-Cuban Dance Instruction, 5-6:30 p.m., Juneau Dance Unlimited Studio, 8420 Airport Blvd., Ste. 202, with instructor...


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