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La Musica Antigua de Espana Old Spanish Days Fiesta Concert

Vocal, piano, organ, and classical guitar music of Old Spain, Mexico, and early California.

When: Saturday, Aug. 8, 2009, 3 p.m.

Where: Trinity Episcopal Church, 1500 State St. , Santa Barbara

Cost: Free

Age limit: Not available

Categories: World Music

Description:

La M°sica Antigua de Espa±a, a concert of vocal, classical guitar, piano, and organ music of Old Spain, Mexico, and early California, celebrates the heritage of the Santa Barbara community. The twenty-sixth Old Spanish Days' fiesta concert is set for Saturday, August 8th, at 3:00 P.M. Trinity Episcopal Church hosts the free community concert series at 1500 State and Micheltorena Streets in Santa Barbara. The community is welcomed to participate in the festivities.

Oy comamos y bebamos, Y cantemos y holgemos . . . Today, let's eat and drink, let's sing and be merry! The Fiesta concert program gives us a taste of the musical riches of Spain's golden era, and offers music ranging from the early centuries to the music of Mexico, and early California ranch period.

Concert artists Carol Ann Manzi, Vivian Rangel, Perlita Lim Uyboco, Mahlon E. Balderston, Betty Oberacker, Chris Fossek, David A. Gell offer dazzling presentations of classical and contemporary settings of Spanish tunes and rhythms.

Phone: 805-687-0189

Event posted July 7, 2009
Last updated Jan. 11, 2010

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