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Please note: The date has changed, the event was originally planned for March 29.
Cesar Castro: A professional musician in the Son Jarocho genre, a laudero (stringed instrument maker) and an instructor. Active liaison between communities in the US and Veracruz Mexico for over 15 years via Radio
Jarochelo, a community-based podcast started in 2010, and through organizing and promoting cultural projects, artist residencies with musicians from Veracruz, and events in local communities, cultural centers, schools, universities and, most recently, in California state prisons.
Career emphasis on community building, organizing and engagement through projects in participatory art forms, specifically, traditional Son Jarocho music from Veracruz, Mexico.
Vast knowledge and experience in the Son Jarocho/Fandango traditional art forms to engage disenfranchised communities in building self-sustaining projects that tap into and build upon cultural knowledge, embodied experience and memory.
Maria de La Rosa