Performances & Programs

Daily Bread & Butter

Daily Bread & Butter

Daily Bread & Butter plays traditional dance music from Europe. Their members, from different countries, come together to delight audiences with their repertoire that includes a large variety of sound and styles. Combining bagpipes, accordion, hurdy gurdy, and percussion, Daily Bread & Butter will make your feet move nonstop.                                                                      Daily Bread & Butter also […]

Kativar

Kativar

Kativar is Ladino for captivate. As their name suggests, the Kativar trio captivates audiences with their performances of (portraying the) oral  traditional Sephardic songs from a variety of places such as Turkey, Morocco, Greece, the Northern Balkans and other parts of the Mediterranean. Kativar showcases the complexity and richness of the Sephardic rhythms and sounds […]

Eternal Juan Ramón Jiménez

Eternal Juan Ramón Jiménez

Tomás Lozano Performs “Eternal Juan Ramón Jiménez” A Musical Journey through the Life of a Spanish Poet A wellspring of deep inspiration started me interpreting the poetry of celebrated 1956 Nobel Prize Laureate in Literature, Juan Ramón Jiménez. I selected poems from his thirty volumes and created personal interpretations of each one. Before long, I […]

Journey Through Time with a Hurdy Gurdy

Journey Through Time with a Hurdy Gurdy

Step back in time with Tomás Lozano into the peculiar world of the Hurdy-Gurdy. Discover how this curious instrument made its mysterious appearance in the Middle Ages in Europe. From monks in churches to street minstrels to blind beggars to peasants and eventually to the French nobility in the Baroque period, follow the hurdy gurdy’s […]

Romances & Ballads Recital

Romances & Ballads Recital

Singer, musician and folklorist, Tomás Lozano, stands as one of the world’s greatest modern-day keepers of Spain’s Romances. These ballads are ancient oral poetry of rural and medieval origin. Lozano is one of very few performers in the United States to deliver this art form at Universities, Colleges and a wide range of audiences. What […]