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April 28, 2019 @ 3:00 pm - 5:00 pmFree
The Friends of the Bernardsville Public Library will host a free concert by Viva Vallenato Cumbia Band featuring the electrifying music of Colombia, South America, on Sunday, April 28 at 3:00 pm in the library’s Community Room.
These happy songs contain the cultural memory of a people with roots in Africa, Native America and Europe. Learn the stories behind this unique music, and come dance the cumbia with Viva Vallenato! The rhythms will make you want to dance! The accordion will sing to your soul!
Performing will be Hugo Lascarro, Sr.: vocals, guira and maracas; Hugo Lascarro, Jr.: vocals, caja vallenata drum and tambora costeña drum; Phil Passantino: accordion and vocals; Salvatore Carollo: timbales; and José Borney: vocals and bass guitar.
This is a free concert funded by the Friends of the Bernardsville Library. Light refreshments will be served. Doors open at 2:45 pm. No sign-up is needed.