New York, USA – Tania Libertad, one of Latin America’s most established singing stars, will be touring the United states later this year.
Libertad finally made her American debut on World Village with the release of Costa Negra.
Known for both her extensive catalog of boleros and for her abiding interest in the black music of Peru, Libertad’s Costa Negra introduced American audiences to a unique singer already well-known in Latin music circles.
Friday, Sept 19. Dallas, TX Latino Cultural Arts Center
Sunday, Oct 7. New York, NY Joe’s Pub
Thursday, Oct 9. Houston, TX TBA
Friday, Oct 10. Austin, TX UT Austin, Hogg Auditorium
Saturday, Oct 11. Gainesville, FL U of Florida Gainesville, Philips
Tu/Ws, Oct 14 or 15. Santa Cruz, CA TBA
Thursday. Oct 16. Saratoga, CA Villa Montalvo
Friday, Oct 17. Los Angeles, CA UCLA, Royce Hall
Sunday, Nov 23. Philadelphia, PA Kimmel Center – with Cesaria Evora
Author: Angel Romero
Angel Romero y Ruiz has been writing about world music and progressive music for many years. He founded the websites worldmusiccentral.org and musicasdelmundo.com. Angel produced several specials for Metropolis (TVE) and co-produced “Musica NA”, a music show for Televisión Española (TVE) in Spain that featured an eclectic mix of world music, fusion, electronica, new age and contemporary classical music. Angel also produced and remastered world music and electronic music albums, compilations and boxed sets for Alula Records, Ellipsis Arts, Music of the World, Lektronic Soundscapes, and Mindchild Records. Angel is currently based in Durham, North Carolina.