Events downtown

Nov 05

Puerto Rican Folk Music & Traditions Workshop
Location: 10 Mayo Street, Portland, Maine 04101, US
3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Event website

Join cuatro player and composer Fabiola Méndez in a music workshop about Puerto Rican folk music and traditions. Whether it’s call and response, learning different rhythms, chanting, or dancing, this interactive workshop will facilitate your understanding and appreciation for Puerto Rican grooves and traditions.

All ages and abilities are welcome. Advanced registration is encouraged.

Don’t miss the Fabiola Méndez Trio’s concert “Afrorriqueña”, a musical tribute to the Jíbaro and African roots in Puerto Rican culture on Saturday, November 5 at 7:30 PM!

Funded in part by the New England States Touring program of the New England Foundation for the Arts, made possible with funding from the National Endowment for the Arts Regional Touring Program and the six New England state arts agencies.