We have the pleasure to announce that The Fiesta de la Independencia will be held on the 18th May 2019
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Surprise for the evening:
Special guest and performance by "Romy Martinez"
Melodias en Guaraní
Romy Martínez is a singer and ethnomusicologist. Her musical career and academic background are set between Paraguay (her country of birth) Brazil and Argentina.
Besides being a native speaker in Spanish and indigenous language Guarani, she is proficient in Portuguese and English. She develops musical and research projects with artists and genres from different nationalities, especially those interrelating the cultural diversity in the Southern Cone of Latin America. As the founder of Purahei Trio, that gathers musicians from the aforementioned countries, she has released two albums and research work about a common regional musicality.
She holds an undergraduate degree in Music Education from UDESC and a masters
Latin America’s Integration Postgraduate Program (PROLAM/USP), both obtained in Brazil. Besides, she in Argentinian music at the Manuel de Falla Conservatory in Buenos Aires. As a scholarship holder, she is a doctoral researcher from the Music Department of Royal Holloway University of London, focused on Paraguayan popular song, and the relations between bilingualism, exile identity in its interpretation
Mayo 2018 Fiesta de la Independencia
Musica al vivo, Baile tipico de Paraguay, Cena, Disco y mucho mas
Event by Instituto Cervantes. Canning House and Birkbeck