Monthly Archives: December 2015

Tactus – December 10, 2015

Tactus  -  Manhattan School of Music  -  December 10, 2015 Tactus is (or seems to be) less a group than a collective within the Manhattan School that features music of the 20th and 21st century; here the focus was on … Continue reading

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MSM Jazz Arts Combos – December 10

Jazz Arts Combos  -  Manhattan School of Music  -  December 10 The exact designation of these student groups is lacking, as there were neither a written program nor clear formal introductions.  So all I can say is that the two … Continue reading

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Pistolera – December 5, 2015

Pistolera  -  Bronx Library Center   -  December 5, 2015 This group’s  hard-driving sound gets its characteristic tinge from Latin American accordion pumping along at two-fourths time, behind singer-songwriter Sandra Lilia Velásquez.  The strong rhythmic essence is shared among all players, … Continue reading

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