VENEZUELA CANTANDO / Venezuelan Music

STREET STAGE

Sunday, May 19th

2:00 Р2:30 PM

Accompanied by friends, the Garcia family is at the heart of this performing group that plays traditional Venezuelan music. Originally from Barquisimeto, Venezuela, the Garcias program a diverse performance including Caribbean-style drumming from the Lake Maracaibo region, Andean music from the western mountain regions, and music from the plains and savannas of the east. Eligio Garcia is one of the only U.S.-based Master of the Venezuelan Harp or “Arpa Llanera.”