Company of Folk News

The Art of Work at Holy Cross Church Chicago, Aug-Oct, 2017

 

 

Company of Folk will present a series of three progams at Holy Cross Church in the historic back of the yard neighborhood.   These programs, part of Company of Folk’s “The Art of Work” project will feature Hector Duarte, Carlos Mejia/Jennifer Ortiz, and Tatsu Aoki. All programs are free ot charge.

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Carlos Mejia – Marimba Concert: Pullman, August 12, 2017

 

The award winning marimba artist Carlos Mejia appears in concert in Pullman on August 12, 2017 at 2 pm.   Carlos will be joined by his gifted student, Jennifer Ortiz.  They will perform and Carlos will also discuss his role as a Mayan tradition bearer, teacher, and political refugee.

 

 

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Tatsu Aoki, the Art of Work: July 22, 2017

 

 

The brilliantly creative artist Tatsu Aoki will perform with his group at Pullman State Historic Site on July 22, 2017 at 2 pm.   Tatsu, who grew up in a geisha house and learned traditional shamisen music in that environment, will present a sampling of both shamisen and taiko music at the event, as well as discussed his unique upbringing … Read More