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Zenen Zeferino and friends at Sabor De Mel Brazilian Restaurant

August 20, 2017 @ 5:30 PM - 7:30 PM UTC-6


The Encuentro de Jaraneros of the Midwest in Carbondale, IL is part of a transnational music festival that features Son Jarocho – a 350-year-old genre of Mexican folk music born out of the interweaving of African, Spanish, and Native-American cultures.

On Sunday the 20th Sabor De Mel Brazilian restaurant, on The Strip, will host a dinner performance by master jaranero Zenen Zeferino from 5:30 to 7:30 pm.

On Monday the 21st join us at Lenus Turley Park for a total eclipse of traditional music both before and after the moment of totality. Zenen Zeferino from Veracruz, Mexico will open with a morning concert at 11 am, and after a brief viewing break, Sones de Mexico will perform “Beyond the Music: A musical geography of Mexico” from 2:00-3:15 pm. Free solar eclipse viewing glasses to the first 100 to arrive.

ALL EVENTS ARE FREE AND OPEN TO THE PUBLIC. Bring a blanket or lawn chair and a picnic lunch.  #arts4us


August 20, 2017
5:30 PM - 7:30 PM
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