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Spaniards, Natives, Africans, and Gypsies

Thursday, April 6, 2017
  8:30 a.m.–10 p.m.

  Additional Dates (2)

Location: CHASS Interdisciplinary Bldg South Symposium Room, INTS 1113, Screening Room, INTS 1128
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Category: Conference

Description:


ENCUENTROS/ENCOUNTERS 2017
Co-sponsored by Center for Iberian and Latin American Music (CILAM) at the UCR Department of Music and the Foundation for Iberian Music at the Barry S. Brook Center for Music Research and Documentation, The Graduate Center, The City University of New York

Spaniards, Natives, Africans, and Gypsies:
Transatlantic Malagueñas and Zapateados in Music, Song, and Dance
Featuring an international roster of scholars and performers who will explore the trans-Atlantic resonance of traditional music and dance of Spain, especially the malagueña and zapateado. Varieties of these genres can be found in numerous cultural areas, among various ethnic and racial groups.  Understanding their aesthetic appeal and cultural significance will enhance our appreciation of their enduring impact on both Spain and the Americas.

Coordinated by K. Meira Goldberg, Walter A. Clark, and Antoni Pizà

APRIL 6 & 7, 2017
Free and open to the public.
Parking: Complimentary permits available at the Information Kiosk.
  

APRIL 6, Thursday


CONFERENCE: 8:30 am - 8:00 pm
CHASS Interdisciplinary Building, South - Symposium Room, INTS 1113
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SCREENING:  8:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Screening of the film Gurumbé, Afro-Andalusian Memories (2016) IMDb 
CHASS Interdisciplinary Building, South - Screening Room, INTS 1128
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APRIL 7, Friday

CONFERENCE: 8:30 am - 6:10 pm
CHASS Interdisciplinary Building, South - Symposium Room, INTS 1113

CONCERT: 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
A Talk Illustrated at the Piano
From España to Iberia: returning the Malagueña to Málaga
Adam Kent, State University of New York at Oneonta
With Anna de la Paz dancing the Zapateado de María Cristina

A Talk Illustrated with Flamenco Guitar and Song
Island Life and Conservation of Culture
Melissa Moore and Fernando Barros
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Culver Center of the Arts: 3824 Main Street, Riverside, CA 92501
Free admission. Reservation required.

Presented by the UCR Department of Music and ARTSblock. Support has been provided by UCR College of Humanities, Arts, and Social Sciences and the City of Riverside.

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Encuentros/Encounters 2017 is made possible by generous financial support from the UC Riverside College of Humanities, Arts, and Social Sciences, Department of Music, Center for Iberian and Latin American Music, Department of Dance, and the Foundation for Iberian Music at the Barry S. Brook Center for Music Research and Documentation, The Graduate Center, The City University of New York.

Image: Frederic Mialhe (1810-1881) El Zapateado, lithograph



Open to: General Public
Admission: Free
Sponsor: Music Department

Contact Information:
Kathy DeAtley
(951) 827-3245
performingarts@ucr.edu