Sunday, September 23, 2012 ♦ 7:30 PM
Gary and Laura Maurer Concert Hall :: 4544 N Lincoln Ave :: 773.728.6000
Eclectic Spanish ensemble Canteca de Macao create an infectious musical orchestration of styles that borrows from flamenco, jazz, reggae, rock, and an assortment of Mediterranean sounds. Canteca de Macao’s unparalleled concert productions, in combination with their melodic finesse, makes for an overwhelming showcase not to be missed!
LA Weekly calls Fishtank Ensemble “cross pollinated gypsy music. . . one of the most thrilling young acts on the planet.”
The gypsy jazz band includes two explosive violins, the world's best slap bass player, musical saw, flamenco and gypsy jazz guitar, trombone, opera, jazz and gypsy vocals, accordion and one little banjolele. Tackling everything from French hot jazz to wild Serbian and Transylvanian gypsy anthems, Flamenco, and oddball originals, the band is a not to be missed event for world music lovers…and everyone will love this intoxicating mix of music!!