Concerts & Events

Wednesday, October 18, 2017  ♦  8:30 PM

Damian Rivero: Tango, Folclore, y Rock Latino

World Music Wednesday

4545 N Lincoln Ave · The Myron R. Szold Music & Dance Hall · 773.728.6000

  • World Music Wednesdays

    A weekly showcase of world music and dance featuring the best local and touring talent! Most shows are Wednesday nights at 8:30 PM.

    Most World Music Wednesday concerts are free with a $10 suggested donation. TO GUARANTEE YOUR ENTRY MAKE YOUR RESERVATIONS IN ADVANCE EITHER ONLINE OR BY CALLING THE BOX OFFICE AT 773.728.6000. Reservations unclaimed 10 minutes before showtime will be released to waiting patrons.

  • Argentinean born Chicago musician, comes from a generation of musicians that participated in the birth of Argentinean National Rock in the 80's. Damian belongs to a large chain of family musicians including his Grandfather Edmundo Rivero, one of the best Tango singers in Argentina of all time. From his father Muni Rivero he learned voice interpretation, guitar playing and music composition.

    In the late 90's Damian was signed by Warner Music and his first production was release in the market titled "Damian Rivero" produced by Ish Ledesma and Adrian Posse. The first track of his first release "Helena" made it into the top 10 radio play rankings in Argentina. He promoted his first release with tours in Mexico and Argentina in numerous stages and a full TV promotion on some of the most popular TV shows including "Siempre en Domingo". In the year 2000 he travels to the USA where he continues to play at different venues in Miami, Arizona, and Chicago.

    In early 2007 he signs a management agreement with Latin Street Music president and producer Andres Meneses and together they release his second production "Con El Diablo En El Hombro.”

The Old Town School of Folk Music, Inc.
4544 N. Lincoln Avenue, Chicago IL 60625  •  773.728.6000