to perform at Keller Hall
group GENERACIÓN, from Villarrica, Paraguay, will perform
Monday, Nov. 10, at 7:30 p.m. at Keller Hall in the UNM Center
for the Arts. Co-sponsored by the Division of Student Affairs,
Accessibility Services, El Centro de la Raza, the International
Center, and Special Programs, the event features a musical group
renowned in South America for its recordings and performances
of traditional music from Argentina, Chile, Peru and Paraguay.
of a campus initiative to increase student and community awareness
of and interaction with diverse international cultures, GENERACIÓNs
performance will feature four voices, two guitars, piano and
a traditional accordion-like instrument, the bandoneon.
group has won many international awards recognizing excellence
as transmitters of traditional music and for stellar performances
through their 20 years together as a musical ensemble. Paraguays
VIDA Magazine recently reported that the music that GENERACIÓN
plays brings infinite pleasure to audiences.
performance, a reception will be held to allow audience members
the opportunity to meet the group and sample native Paraguayan
can be purchased at the UNM Center for the Arts. They are $7.50
for general admission, $4.50 with a student I.D.
or to purchase tickets by phone, call 277-4569.