Radio Jarocho at La Casa Azul Bookstore, July 2014
Saturday, July 19, 2014 from 3:00 PM to 4:30 PM (EDT)
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Summer concert series at La Casa Azul Bookstore
featuring Radio Jarocho on Saturday, July 19, 3:00pm - 4:30pm
Radio Jarocho plays son jarocho music fashioned after the towns, musicians, and swampy countryside that created it in Veracruz, Mexico. They also write their own songs and tailor them with assorted influences, creating a contemporary repertoire that captures the spirit of the traditional style.
Tickets:$10, if pre-purchased online via eventbrite.
$12 at the door (cash only)
Free for children under 4
Enjoy high-quality musical entertainment on Saturday afternoons in July and August at La Casa Azul Bookstore! From tribute artists to jarocho music and classical music, the Summer Concert Series showcases professional musicians from a wide range of musical backgrounds and is a perfect event for the entire family.
Food will be available for sale, as a fundraiser for the Becas Scholarship Program. Becas is a program that offers scholarships that range from $4500 to $6000 to help CUNY undergraduate and graduate students who meet three criteria: academic excellence, financial need, and commitment to service in the Mexican community. The scholarship primarily aids students with little or no access to other funding sources.