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Latin Americans and Dance Music in North Carolina: Then and Now
November 18, 2019 @ 12:00 pm - 3:00 pmFree
In collaboration with Guilford Technical Community College
David Garcia, Associate Professor of Music
Wednesday, November 18, 12:00 pm at the Sears Applied Technology Auditorium at Guilford Technical Community College, Jamestown. Click here for a campus map.
Help GTCC celebrate International Week with a lunch- time lecture and concert featuring UNC-Chapel Hill’s own David Garcia and local salsa musicians. Learn about the more recent history of Latin music in the Triangle area, while also taking a fascinating historical detour back to 1783, when an exiled officer of the Spanish army, Francisco de Miranda from Venezuela, traveled through North Carolina.
This event is free and open to the public.