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Concerts & Events

Wednesday, February 12, 2020  ·  8:30 PM CST

Richard Daza

with special guest Tierra Colombiana

4544 N Lincoln Ave · Gary and Laura Maurer Concert 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 8:00 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.

Due to visa / travel issues, Beto Jamaica will not be performing at tonight's World Music Wednesday concert. However, the show will go on as planned with Beto Jamaica's backing band featuring Chicago Son Vallenato accordion sensation, Richard Daza.

Young accordion virtuoso Richard Enrique Daza has been playing the energetic and charming Colombian folk music style known as “Vallenato” since he was a child. He has competed as a semifinalist in some of the biggest Vallenato competitions in Colombia. Richard grew up in the Chicago area and, since his teens, has played in his Colombian and Mexican born parents' band, Caribe Son Internácional.

Tierra Colombiana

Tierra Colombiana presents and promote the artistic culture of Colombia in all its authenticity through dance, music and theater. As the only Colombian dance company in Chicago and the mid-west.Tierra Colombiana work on conjunction with the Chicago youth, profesional guest artist, dance companies, and performs at International festival.