Sue Miller and her Charanga Del Norte
A screening of animations featuring Charanga del Norte will take place on the 6 June and then on 28 July to celebrate their 20th anniversary Charanga del Norte return to the Lawrence Batley Theatre, featuring an exciting line-up which includes the cream of the crop from the UK salsa scene.
Experiments in Cuban Music, Dance and Animation - Thursday 6 June 2019, 18:30
Cuban dancer-turned-animator Guillermo Davis, Sue Miller, director of Charanga del Norte and Reader in Music at Leeds Beckett University and Dr Sarah Bowen, head of Animation at the Northern Film School present their collaborative projects in music, dance and animation film with screenings of animation shorts featuring music by Charanga del Norte
Book for Experiments in Cuban Music, Dance and Animation and recieve £3 off the Charanga del Norte event on 28 July.
Price: £5 - Book here
Charanga del Norte - Wednesday 28 July 2019, 19:00
Featuring an exciting line-up which includes the cream of the crop from the UK salsa scene: pianist Kim Burton (Sonido de Londres); bass player Ruth Bitelli (Candela); in demand percussionist Dave Pattman (Omara Portuondo); singer Guillermo Monroy (Merengada), and percussionist Andy Warner (Septeto Siboney). In the string section Charanga del Norte are joined by original members Nick Williams and Jon Lindh (violins), cellist Andy Wardale (Hallé orchestra) and violinist Angela Antwi-Agyei from the ground-breaking Chineke Orchestra.
Don’t miss this vibrant evening of live Cuban dance music.
Price: £8 - £14
Discounts available: Kirklees Passport Discounts & Under 26 Discounts - Book here