Festival Argentino 2018 - Gran Constelacion de Artistas en Arlington,VA
Saturday, May 12, 2018 - 6:00pm
Arlington, Virginia 22204
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$30 Entrada General DIA EVENTO CASH ($32.64 with credit card)
$15 Kids CASH ($16.81 with credit card)
Festival Argentino USA (celebrating 31 years)
Saturday, May 12th 2018 at KENMORE MIDDLE SCHOOL
200 South Carlin Springs Rd. Arlington, VA
*Free parking *Free Access to Food area for Sale and Expositors area included in the admission ticket plus/raffle.
Raffle: Drawing Round Trip Ticket to Buenos Aires, Argentina
and another grand prize courtesy of Copa Airlines
* Doors open at 3:45p.m.
*Show starts at 6:00p.m until intermission and from there to 10:30pm.
SPECTACULAR Integral Show of Tango, Pop, Folklore...soccer, exhibitors and food for sale!
DIRECT ARTISTS from Argentina FABRICiO RODRIGUEZ one of the most prestigious harmonica of LATIN AMERICA, major festivals of the country, such as COSQUIN, JESUS MARIA, VILLA, MARIA and his band- musicians, CEIBALES OF SALTA traditional Folklore Group - Argentina. Originals with four guitars and bass voices adding violin, flute and charango. RUBEN GIMENEZ AND MARCOS PEREYRA gives melodies with colors from Entre Ríos showing his province as "A different land", CLAROSCURO Folk Band of SALTA a particular accent of the music of Salta with the sensitive melodies of a ballad, shading the color and strength of their voices with different musical genres; MARIELA MARCO The Glamor Diva of Folklore and Argentine Tango, OSCAR MAGALLANES, Director & Professor of the Chakaymanta School! Blanch Xeinoum partner. They are a large and attractive succession of dances and songs from various regions of the country they represent; by Argentina, Chile, and the United States, MONICA TOTINO & CESAR BARRIA TANGO. Natives of the Festival that took place 22 years ago in the Province of Chubut; DARDO VALERIO The singer-songwriter and composer from Salta Argentina, Dardo Valerio, will present ‘’Destino‘’, his first album, ALBERTO CUELLO Folklore singer with years of experience, born in Entre Rios and, will be presenting a new CD in the Festival Argentino 2018, VIVIANA RETTORI & JOSE ROJAS VIVIANA ( Misiones, Argentina ) and JOSE(Entre Ríos, Argentina). Independent dancers and professors of Traditional Argentine Dances & LE MANCH ROCK ARGENTINO!!!!!
TOP LEVEL LOCALS: CRISTIAN PEREZ Argentine guitarist/composer and fuses Zamba, Candombe, Chacarera, Tango, and Andean music with Jazz, Classical, and folk music from all over the world. . CARLOS GUTIERREZ Tango Instructor, Performer, choreographer, & Author has been professionally teaching Argentine tango over thirty years in the Washington DC area and around the world.
Music, Song and Dances performances special from Russia Liza and Alexey Semoyonov! In the last years,they were working with the famous Argentine dancer and choreographer Carina Losano, who was the official tango instructor of the Argentine Embassy in Washington, DC and the Cultural Ambassador. Representing CariTango, Alexey and Liz participated in many tango events in DC.
*Grand Prizes included w/admission ticket/raffle/. Special Promotion $20*Ticket/raffle/donator: $30 at door.
Program & schedule subject to change. No refund. Annual Music Festival!
Some proceeds will Benefit a School in Argentina "Pascuala Mugaburu" from Mar del Plata and we will help to promote other non profit organization that help social sectors in Argentina and women in the Unites States.For more information visit our website: www.festivalargentino.org