Cuban Sensation Creole Choir Announce Major Tour of the United States

Creole Choir of Cuba
The Creole Choir of Cuba (known as Desandann in Cuba) embark this month on their first major U.S. tour, with 30 performances in 21 cities. Venues for the tour include two major festivals – Chicago’s World Music Festival and Bloomington, Indiana’s Lotus Music Festival – as well as prestigious performing arts centers such as Symphony Space in New York City, Scottsdale Center for the Performing Arts in Phoenix, The Painted Bride in Philadelphia, Herbst Theatre in San Francisco and The Music Center at Strathmore near Washington DC.

Several major universities are hosting the Choir, with student workshops & special performances for the college communities in addition to the group’s public concerts; these include Dartmouth College, the University of Massachusetts at Amherst, California State University at Chico, Humboldt State University in Arcata CA, and the University of California campuses at San Diego, Santa Barbara, and Riverside.

Tour dates 2011

21st Sep
Chicago, Il
Mayne Stage

22 Sep
Chicago, Il
Preston Bradley Hall

23rd Sep
Bloomington, In
Lotus Music Festival

27th Sep
Columbus, OH
Lincoln Theater

1st Oct
Somerville, MA
Somerville Theater

2nd Oct
New York
Symphony Space

5-7th Oct
Hanover, MA
Hopkins Center/Dartmouth College

9th Oct
Union, NJ
Enlow Hall/Kean University

11-12th Oct
Amherst, MA
University of Massachusetts

14th Oct
Portland, OR
Merrill Auditorium

15th Oct
New Bedford, MA
Zeiterion Performing Arts Center

16th Oct
Philadelphia, PA
Painted Bride Art Center

19th Oct
Bethesda, MD
The Music Center at Strathmore

20th Oct
Hampton, VA
The American Theatre

22nd Oct
Santa Cruz, CA
Kuumbwa Jazz Society

25-26th Oct
Chico, CA
Axson Auditorium

27th Oct
Arcata, CA
Humboldt State University

29th Oct
Scottsdale, AZ
Scottsdale Center for Performing Arts

1st Nov
San Diego, CA
Mandeville Auditorium

2nd Nov
Santa Barbara, CA
Campbell Hall

3rd Nov
San Francisco, CA
War Memorial Center

5th Nov
Riverside, CA
UC Riverside Fine Arts

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Author: World Music Central News Department

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