World Music: Galician Folk with Uxia Senlle in Paonia, CO
February 17, 2018 | 7:30 pm - 9:45 pm
Presented as part of the Blue Sage World Music Concert Series. More information and tickets 970-527-7243 or www.bluesage.org
Uxía Senlle, Vocals/Sergio Tannus, Guitar, Vocals
Program: Folk music of Galicia, Spain
Description: Iconic vocalist Uxía Senlle is one of the most respected and influential musicians from Galicia, Spain and regarded as the grande dame of Galician music. Her songs have the presence of traditional folk music but with a personal flair. Uxia is joined by Brazilian multi-instrumentalist Sergio Tannus. The concert will feature some of the most emblematic songs of her repertoire, including poems by such Galician writers as Rosalía de Castro or Uxío Novoneyra and adaptations of traditional Alalas, the oldest and best-known form of Galician music.