Alturas De America
Saturday, March 9, 2013 at 8:00 PM (PST)
San Francisco, California
London, United Kingdom
Alturas de America, a band emerging from the East Bay, performs Latinoamerican music with a 'World Music flavor', and an emphasis in Andean bamboo instruments from South America. Instruments such as quenas, flamenco guitar, cello, violin, charango, Cuban tiple, zamponeas, bass, zancas, and others will be on display. A musical night recommended for all public in general.
When & Where
La Peña is a community cultural center with a national reputation and a global vision that promotes peace, social justice and cultural understanding through the arts, education and social action.
As a welcoming gathering place, La Peña provides opportunities for artists to share diverse cultural traditions, to create and perform their work, and to support and interface with diverse social movements.
Annually, La Peña presents over 200 events with emerging and established artists; organizes an arts education program; produces new works by local artists, presents internationally and nationally renowned artists, and houses a Latin American cafe which complements the organization's mission.