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    Noche Azul de Esperanza: Maria Felix

    Presented by at Esperanza Peace and Justice Center

    April 15, 2018

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    Noche Azul de Esperanza: Maria Felix

    Join the Esperanza Peace and Justice Center for this month's Noche Azul concert. The theme is Maria Felix.

     

    Noche Azul de Esperanza is our ongoing series of intimate cafe style performances with acclaimed singer/songwriter Azul Barrientos. Featuring a new theme and musical lineup each month, Noche Azul showcases traditional Mexican songs while highlighting the cultural influences and interconnections between Latin America, Spain and Mexico. The songs and genres of Noche Azul have included boleros, rancheras, folk music, jazz, as well as electronic music.

     

    Azul Barrientos, a popular San Antonio musician and performer, was born in Mexico City, Mexico. Professionally trained, and inspired by her parents and singers of old, she has been the artist-in-residence at the Esperanza Center since 2007. Throughout her life she has used her music as a way to make political statements and give voice to various social justice issues. From singing about women in the Mexican Revolution, to sharing the story of the 43 student teachers from Ayotzinapa who went missing in 2014 in Mexico, Azul’s style and message vary with every Noche Azul concert.


    Esperanza Peace and Justice Center

    922 San Pedro
    San Antonio, TX 78212

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    Admission Info:

    $7 at the door.

    Concessions will be available for purchase.


    General Day and Time Info:

    Doors open at 3:30 p.m. 



    Phone: 210-228-0201

    Parking: Many buses within 3-5 block area. #3 and #4 stop half block almost every 10 minutes


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