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Flamenco Evening: Blues Music & Dance From Southern Spain

Hosted by the Consul of the Calgary Live Blues Music Group
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Took place 2 months ago
Fri 06 Mar 19:00 - 21:30

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Hello flamenco afficitiniados !! Time to experience the Blues genre of music from across the Atlantic Ocean in the southern Andalusia province of Spain.
For those of you who are either coming to Flamenco for the 1st time w/o any prior knowledge, this is what I have for you:
The exact origin of flamenco is unknown & the subject of many hypotheses. The most widespread is that flamenco was developed through the cross-cultural interchange between native Andalusians, Romani, Castilians, Moors & Sephardic Jews in Andalusia during the Moorish occupation.
Flamenco, form of song, dance, & instrumental (mostly guitar) music commonly associated w/ the Andalusian Roma (Gypsies)of southern Spain.

The below is copied from the venue's FB post:
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We are delighted to announce that we will be back at Protected content this coming Friday March 6th at 7:30 pm! Featuring our talented line-up of musicians: Michael Boyle on guitar and Jonathan Lewis on violin; and on dance: Francesca Canalizo and Anastassiia Alexander, for a fun night out full of colourful beats. The restaurant will be featuring new specials for drink and food! It's a casual setting, so feel free to come in at any point of the night. Cover will be $10 at the door, and we are absolutely thrilled to see you all there. Come for dinner and drinks, bring your friends and have a blast! Also, jam with us at the end in our fin de fiesta!
Show starts at 7:30pm, dinner specials start at 6:30pm