The partnership between renowned NYC-based son jarocho band Radio Jarocho and Veracruz-born son jarocho legend Zenen Zeferino will hit the road in this summer on the heels of their album together ‘Rios de Norte y Sur.’ On July 7, they will be teaching a son jarocho workshop, including jarana and zapateado, and then perform a concert. The fee for the workshop includes a ticket to the concert.
Workshop and concert- $20
Concert — $10
Jarana workshop with Zenen Zeferino 5:00PM — Zenen Zeferino is an acclaimed poet and jarana player from Jaltipan, Veracruz. He was part of son jarocho groups Chuchumbe and Quemayama, and is now constant collaborator of Tembembe Ensamble Continuo. He recorded «Rios de Norte y Sur» with NYC-based Radio Jarocho and is now promoting the album with a tour through Texas. In this workshop students will learn strumming, phrasing, and lyrics of traditional son jarocho songs.
Zapateado workshop with Julia del Palacio 6:00PM — Julia del Palacio is director of the group Radio Jarocho and has been dancing on the tarima for almost 20 years. She will teach the basic steps of son jarocho with combinations for more advanced students.
For more information on the workshops or concerts, please email [email protected]