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Juan De Marcos Public Lecture Series

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Juan De Marcos Public Lecture Series

Workshop
Tuesday, December 8
7:30 pm
Wisconsin Union Theater | Frederic March Play Circle
Cost: Free
Free
Final Performance by Juan de Marcos's students and lecture: "Origins and Evolution of Afro-Cuban Jazz"

A Celebration of Legendary Cuban Musician Juan de Marcos and Friends

During the evening, performances by UW-Madison students will highlight Juan de Marcos’ teaching throughout the semester. Three students from Juan de Marcos’ “Music Production: Afro-Cuban and Hip Hop Music” course will present original material and the School of Music’s Jazz Orchestra, Latin Jazz Ensemble and World Percussion Ensemble will perform musical compositions written by Juan de Marcos. Additionally, legendary hip hop artist Kurtis Blow will make a special guest appearance and the top three finalists of the Madison’s Schools Got Talent competition will perform on campus.

Please note: Seating is limited!

Stream the event, live: go.wisc.edu/juandemarcosvideos

A Celebration of Legendary Cuban Musician Juan de Marcos and Friends

During the evening, performances by UW-Madison students will highlight Juan de Marcos’ teaching throughout the semester. Three students from Juan de Marcos’ “Music Production: Afro-Cuban and Hip Hop Music” course will present original material and the School of Music’s Jazz Orchestra, Latin Jazz Ensemble and World Percussion Ensemble will perform musical compositions written by Juan de Marcos. Additionally, legendary hip hop artist Kurtis Blow will make a special guest appearance and the top three finalists of the Madison’s Schools Got Talent competition will perform on campus.

Please note: Seating is limited!

Stream the event, live: go.wisc.edu/juandemarcosvideos

Presented by:

UW Arts Institute

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