Ensemble Ibérica – Portuguese Fado
Saturday, September 22 - 4:00 PM
The Village at Swope Park
Ensemble Ibérica features musicians from the classical, jazz and folk communities. The program for this concert focuses on fado, a folk music that grew out of the streets and taverns of Lisbon in the 19th century and is characterized by mournful melodies and lyrics. Performing are Nathalie Pires (vocals), Beau Bledsoe (Portuguese guitar), Jordan Shipley (guitars), Jeff Harshbarger (bass), Michael McClintock (guitars, Cuban tres), and Brandon Draper (percussion).