There will be a performance of the Honduras Philharmonic Orchestra (Orquesta Filarmonica de Honduras) in July at the Teatro Nacional Manuel Bonilla in Tegucigalpa. The concert will feature American director, Adriam Gnam. Musical pieces presented will be large works of north american composers. The event will be held Saturday, June 30th at 6:30 p.m.
TLC has plans to digitally resurrect Lisa “Left Eye” Lopes for an upcoming reunion tour. According to TMZ, the remaining members (Tionne “T-Boz” Watkins and Rozonda “Chilli” Thomas) of TLC have already booked shows in “five major cities,” with the aim being to utilize Lopes by “projecting her image on a big screen and working […]
Aurelio Martinez, the singer, composer, and guitarist from Honduras will be playing Carnegie Hall this Saturday, October 15th, 2011. Mr. Martinez is one of the leading Garifuna musicians of his generation, known for both his preservation and modernization of this musical tradition. Following in the footsteps of the older legendary paranderos, he has become the […]
The first beats are simple wavering chords, setting a basic outline. A strong steel drum leads in the guitar, seducing hips into swaying. Aurelio Martinez gives his listener a few measures to settle into his Caribbean home before he begins his song’s story—a tale of a sailor returned from sea for the birth of a […]