Mexican Mariachi Music Concert, North Water Street Gallery
Location: 300 North Water Street,Kent,OHUnited States
Standing Rock Cultural Arts'
"Around the World" Music Series
16th annual Día de los Muertos (Day of the Dead) celebration
~~~Mariachi Santa Cecilia~~~
8:00 p.m., Saturday, October 27, 2018
North Water Street Gallery
300 N. Water Street, Suite H
$10 suggested donation (or pay what you can)
preceded by 7:30 p.m. meet-and-greet featuring light food and drinks
Named after the patron saint of musicians, Northeast Ohio's premier mariachi band return to Kent for another sensational performance of traditional and modern songs of Mexico, using trumpet, vihuela, guitarrón, accordion, and vocals. The band's performance is presented in conjunction with Standing Rock Cultural Arts' 16th annual Día de los Muertos (Day of the Dead) art exhibition, and the 26th anniversary of the North Water Street Gallery. Traditional Mexican foods (including tacos provided by Taco Tonto's) will be available for a nominal charge.
The art exhibition, which is curated by Vince Packard, will feature paintings, prints, collage, puppets, masks, and photographs by artists including Joshua Bentley, Jerome Bragg, Scott Allen Evans, Kathryn Lawson, Elizabeth Ann Lax, Chris Meek, Jeremy Ondo, Vince Packard, Dresden Parker, Jeffrey Puccini, Nikki Puccini, and Amy Strainer.
The evening's festivities will begin at 7 p.m. and end at 10 p.m., with the band's performance taking place from 8 p.m. until approximately 9 p.m.
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The North Water Street Gallery is conveniently located just a block north of the intersection of Main and Water Streets in Kent, Ohio, with free street parking on both sides of the street. Seating is limited, so arrive early for the best seats.
Established in 2015, the "Around the World" Music Series is a concert series presenting outstanding musicians from diverse cultures in an intimate setting.
Concerts are held approximately every other month in the new theater space of the North Water Street Gallery in downtown Kent, Ohio.
The series is an initiative of Standing Rock Cultural Arts, and is curated by ethnomusicologist David Badagnani. The series is made possible by the support of Drs. Terry E. and Sara Stone Miller and the Ohio Arts Council.
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