Duo Franco - Cancel

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Event Date: 
May 26, 2012 - 6:30pm
Venue: 
University Place Christian Church
Address: 
403 S. Wright Street, Champaign, IL
Description: 

Duo Franco - Cancel
voice and guitar duo recital
featuring music from Spain, Puerto Rico, Brazil, and Mexico

Admission: 
Free Admission

Music and Dance - Gypsy, Jazz, Tango

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Event Date: 
May 18, 2012 - 6:30pm - 8:30pm
Venue: 
Buvons Wine Bar (Corkscrew Wine Emporium)
Address: 
203 N. Vine Street, Urbana
Description: 

Chris Reyman - accordion, George Turner - guitar, Sandra Paola Lopez - dance. Gypsy, Jazz, Tango - and whatever else comes up

"Those who teach, can..." Opening Reception

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Event Date: 
May 11, 2012 - 6:00pm - 9:00pm
Venue: 
Indi Go Artist Co-Op
Address: 
9 E. University Ave. Champaign, IL 61820
Description: 

"Those who teach, can..." Opening Reception

Reception: Friday May 11 6-9pm With live music by Los Guapos.

Champaign Unit 4 Artists/Teachers are displaying their artwork in this annual district-wide exhibition of personal art work at Indi Go Gallery from May 11 through May 20. The opening reception will take place on May 11, from 6-9pm.

A group of accomplished art teachers set out to dispel a common myth about the artistic abilities of art teachers with their show “Those Who Teach, Can.” The artwork is from 17 artists/teachers using a variety of media including photography, painting, sculpture, graphic design, and mixed media. These artists/teachers prove that they CAN with their creative, inspirational, and thoughtful works of art.

Friday, May 11th- 4-7pm
Saturday, May 12th- 4-7pm
Sunday, May 13th, 4-7pm
Monday, May 14th 4-7pm
Tuesday, May 15th, 4-7pm
Wednesday, May 16th 4-7pm
Friday May 18th 4-7pm
Saturday May 19th 4-7pm

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2012 CULTURAL SUMMER CAMP AT CENTRO DE CAPOEIRA LIVRE COMO VENTO

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Event Date: 
Repeats every day until Sat Aug 11 2012 .
August 6, 2012 - 8:30am - 1:00pm
August 7, 2012 - 8:30am - 1:00pm
August 8, 2012 - 8:30am - 1:00pm
August 9, 2012 - 8:30am - 1:00pm
August 10, 2012 - 8:30am - 1:00pm
Venue: 
Centro de Capoeira Livre Como Vento
Address: 
221 South Locust, Champaign
Description: 

GIVE YOUR KIDS THE CHANCE TO EXPLORE THE WORLD FROM RIGHT HERE AT HOME!

Join us at the Centro de Capoeira Livre Como Vento (Free Like the Wind Capoeira Center) in Champaign for an experience in all things Latin America. Each day kids will get a chance to enjoy interactive Spanish lessons, create arts and crafts from different countries, learn about Latin American culture, and get moving with capoeira—a Brazilian martial-arts dance form.

The camp will also include walking field trips to the I.D.E.A. store where students can select materials for one of our projects, lunch at the Fiesta Cafe, as well as sack lunches in the park weather permitting. The camp is offered throughout the summer in three one-week, half-day sessions.

FOR MORE INFORMATION: Contact Aisha Chiaramonte, Instructor
at 217-721-0887 or email centrolcvcapoeira@gmail.com

AGES: 5-10 (max 15 kids)
TIME: 8:30am-1:00pm
• SESSION 1: June 17th-23rd
• SESSION 2: July 9th-13th
• SESSION 3: August 6th-10th
FEE: $125 per week

Admission: 
$125 per week
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2012 CULTURAL SUMMER CAMP AT CENTRO DE CAPOEIRA LIVRE COMO VENTO

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Event Date: 
Repeats every day until Sat Jul 14 2012 .
July 9, 2012 - 8:30am - 1:00pm
July 10, 2012 - 8:30am - 1:00pm
July 11, 2012 - 8:30am - 1:00pm
July 12, 2012 - 8:30am - 1:00pm
July 13, 2012 - 8:30am - 1:00pm
Venue: 
Centro de Capoeira Livre Como Vento
Address: 
221 South Locust, Champaign
Description: 

GIVE YOUR KIDS THE CHANCE TO EXPLORE THE WORLD FROM RIGHT HERE AT HOME!

Join us at the Centro de Capoeira Livre Como Vento (Free Like the Wind Capoeira Center) in Champaign for an experience in all things Latin America. Each day kids will get a chance to enjoy interactive Spanish lessons, create arts and crafts from different countries, learn about Latin American culture, and get moving with capoeira—a Brazilian martial-arts dance form.

The camp will also include walking field trips to the I.D.E.A. store where students can select materials for one of our projects, lunch at the Fiesta Cafe, as well as sack lunches in the park weather permitting. The camp is offered throughout the summer in three one-week, half-day sessions.

FOR MORE INFORMATION: Contact Aisha Chiaramonte, Instructor
at 217-721-0887 or email centrolcvcapoeira@gmail.com

AGES: 5-10 (max 15 kids)
TIME: 8:30am-1:00pm
• SESSION 1: June 17th-23rd
• SESSION 2: July 9th-13th
• SESSION 3: August 6th-10th
FEE: $125 per week

Admission: 
$125 per week
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2012 CULTURAL SUMMER CAMP AT CENTRO DE CAPOEIRA LIVRE COMO VENTO

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Event Date: 
Repeats every day until Fri Jun 22 2012 .
June 18, 2012 - 8:30am - 1:00pm
June 19, 2012 - 8:30am - 1:00pm
June 20, 2012 - 8:30am - 1:00pm
June 21, 2012 - 8:30am - 1:00pm
June 22, 2012 - 8:30am - 1:00pm
Venue: 
Centro de Capoeira Livre Como Vento
Address: 
221 South Locust, Champaign
Description: 

GIVE YOUR KIDS THE CHANCE TO EXPLORE THE WORLD FROM RIGHT HERE AT HOME!

Join us at the Centro de Capoeira Livre Como Vento (Free Like the Wind Capoeira Center) in Champaign for an experience in all things Latin America. Each day kids will get a chance to enjoy interactive Spanish lessons, create arts and crafts from different countries, learn about Latin American culture, and get moving with capoeira—a Brazilian martial-arts dance form.

The camp will also include walking field trips to the I.D.E.A. store where students can select materials for one of our projects, lunch at the Fiesta Cafe, as well as sack lunches in the park weather permitting. The camp is offered throughout the summer in three one-week, half-day sessions.

FOR MORE INFORMATION: Contact Aisha Chiaramonte, Instructor
at 217-721-0887 or email centrolcvcapoeira@gmail.com

AGES: 5-10 (max 15 kids)
TIME: 8:30am-1:00pm
• SESSION 1: June 17th-23rd
• SESSION 2: July 9th-13th
• SESSION 3: August 6th-10th
FEE: $125 per week

Admission: 
$125 per week
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Community Tango Rehearsal Orchestra

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Event Date: 
May 6, 2012 - 4:30pm - 6:30pm
Venue: 
Illini Union, Room 314 B
Address: 
1401 W. Green Street, Urbana
Description: 

Community Tango Rehearsal Orchestra
Open Rehearsal / Jam

Musicians,

Bring your instrument and learn to play tango music in the style of Orquesta Tipica. We are particularly needing strings, but all instruments are welcome.

(Followed by tango dance practica, 6:30-8:30 pm. If the tango band
sounds any good, we will play the songs we rehearsed for the dancers
when they show up.)

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Go here to sign up for the jam and to download the sheet music:
http://www.cu-tango.com/tangonew/calling-local-musicians/

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Don't Ask

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Event Date: 
May 4, 2012 - 7:00pm
Venue: 
Heartland Gallery
Address: 
112 W. Main St., Urbana
Description: 

Don’t Ask plays Klezmer music in the spirit of early Eastern Europe's village string bands, with Middle Eastern and Balkan influences and other surprises thrown in the mix. The tunes and harmonies are joyful yet haunting - sometimes lively and raucous, sometimes gentle and melancholy, always evocative.

Features Frances Harris, Michael Shapiro, Mike Meadows, Chris Reyman, and Sara Sasaki.

Admission: 
Donations Welcome
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Live Peruvian Music at Buvons!

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Event Date: 
May 3, 2012 - 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Venue: 
Buvons Wine Bar (Corkscrew Wine Emporium)
Address: 
203 N. Vine Street, Urbana
Description: 

Live Peruvian Music at Buvons!

Join Kate and James Hathaway and Tom Turino for an evening of traditional and indigenous acoustic music of the Andes, plus a couple Hathaways originals too.

Admission: 
Free Admission

Amasong presents Passages

Event Information
Event Date: 
May 20, 2012 - 4:00pm
Venue: 
McKinley Presbyterian Church
Address: 
809 S. 5th Street, Champaign
Description: 

Spring 2012 Concerts

Saturday, May 19, 2012, 7:30 PM
Sunday, May 20, 2012, 4:00 PM
McKinley Presbyterian Church
809 S. 5th Street, Champaign

Suggested donation $15-25 (more if you can, less if you can't)
Sign interpreted for the hearing impaired

Amasong presents Passages, a concert exploring themes of change, transience, and transformation. Featuring devotional songs to the Sacred Feminine from Africa and medieval Europe, contemporary compositions by American women, and folk music from South India to the Bahamas to the Republic of Georgia. Please join Amasong as we celebrate change and experience the transformational power of song!

Admission: 
Suggested donation $15-25 (more if you can, less if you can't)
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