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March 2018

Bronx Rising! In The Spirit of Aña: Adukeiras and Batukadeiras

March 24 @ 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Bronx Music Heritage Center,
1303 Louis Nine Blvd
Bronx, NY 10459 United States
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In honor of Women’s History Month, we celebrate the traditional rhythms and sounds of the Adukeiras and Batukadeiras. The Adufe is the frame drum that is traditionally played by groups of women in the Iberian Peninsula. In this case, in the interior of Portugal. The adufeiras are the symbols of women’s roles as the “messengers” of the ancestors. Batuku is a Cape Verdean rhythm also played by groups of women, which carries the rhythmic subdivisions used by the adufeiras, as…

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April 2018

What We Bring! Exhibit Opening

April 6 @ 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
City Lore Gallery,
56 E. 1st Street
New York, NY 10003 United States
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Join City lore in Presenting: What We Bring: New Immigrant Gifts adds to the national dialogue on immigration, bringing in to focus the cultural contributions of new immigrants.  With this exhibition, we mark the 50th anniversary of the Hart-Celler Immigration and Nationality Act, implemented in 1968, which inaugurated a new era of immigration from Asia, Latin America, Africa and the Caribbean. What We Bring celebrates the rich layers of creativity, tradition, and increased cultural diversity that the law set in motion,…

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